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Episode 438: Halloween Special 2020

Kurt is back for our 5th Halloween Special! Topics include cosplay, lame costumes, Ryan’s embarrassing robbery story, best and worst treats, bad horror movies, sketchy food and radioactive areas. We also use an AI to make a movie plot based on Kurt’s data. Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 437: Josh Ruiz

Sensei Josh Ruiz joins the show to talk about molding BJJ with Judo, making grips that matter and chaining techniques together. He also talks about the relation between throws and sweeps, customizing a curriculum and Judo for self defense! Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 436: Joe Baize

Joe Baize joins the show to talk about unorthodox techniques, leg lock concepts and training dummies. He also opens up about battling depression through Jiu-Jitsu, building comfort with competition and learning to accept losses on the mats. Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 435: Joel Bane

Coach Joel Bane joins the show and speaks candidly about his difficult youth and his military experience. He also shares technical mat advice from his diverse grappling background. Ryan and Joel also brainstorm ways to dominate the potato salad industry. Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 434 – Kurt Osiander

Kurt is back! Still sheltered in place, Kurt vents about wildfires, paintball vs airsoft, mummies, eating paste as a kid, fugitive war criminals and his obsession with tupperware. He also talks video games and takes questions from the listeners! Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 433: Anthony Ashnault

Anthony Ashnault

Anthony Ashnault joins the show to talk about how culture can influence success, overcoming injury and the development of important grappling skills like grip strength, hand fighting and take downs. He also gives insight on conditioning and mindset! Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 432: Cole Miller returns!

Cole Miller returns to talk about life as an academy owner, building a culture of respect, training responsibly and online instruction. He also talks about self defense concepts, BJJ for law enforcement and developing a dangerous guard! Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 431: Gilbert “Durinho” Burns

Gilbert Burns UFC

Gilbert Burns joins the show to tell his inspiring life story and gives insight on building a take down game, chaining passes together and toe holds. He also talks about the importance of persistence and why being nervous for a match is a good thing. Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 430: Renato Canuto

Renato Canuto joins the show to talk about his start in the sport, the importance of being unpredictable and balancing guard work with passing. He also dives deep on his passing game, competition mentality and the benefits of rolling with lower ranks. Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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Episode 429: Zack Esposito

The Associate Head Wrestling Coach for Oklahoma State University, an NCAA D1 Champ and 3x All-American, Zack reflects on his career and offers advice for grapplers to incorporate Wrestling into their game. He also offers valuable insight for coaching! Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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