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Episode 056: Leo Nogueira

In this epsisode, we are joined by Professor Leo Nogueira. A highly decorated competitor and world champion, Leo covers details on some of his favorite techniques, his competition experiences and his life long love for video games!

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Episode 055: Ruben “The Dade County Crippler” Alvarez returns!

The Dade County Crippler is back once again, coming fresh off EBI and preparing for The Kakuto Submission Challenge. Ruben talks about the unity that comes from training, the importance of humility and his preparation to begin at the Miami Police Academy.

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Episode 054: Andrew “GoatFury” Smith

In this episode we are joined by Andrew “Goatfury” Smith. A highly respected instructor and owner of Team Revolution BJJ, Andrew shares his thoughts on trends within Jiu-Jitsu, leg locks, teaching responsibly and running an efficient tournament.

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Episode 053: Vector Jiu-Jitsu

In this episode, we are joined by Chris and Beth Thrasher. Their program, Vector Jiu-Jitsu, is a Mississippi based community outreach program geared towards helping underprivileged teens create a positive lifestyle through the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu!

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Episode 052: Xande Ribeiro

In this episode, we are joined by Professor Xande Ribeiro. One of the most decorated competitors of all time, Xande shares his insights from his long career as a competitor and instructor. He also discusses his opinions and concerns for the direction the sport is heading.

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Episode 051: Javi Vazquez

In this episode we are joined by Javi “Showtime” Vazquez. A UFC, WEC and King of the Cage veteran and lightweight champion, Javi gives insight on his career, the grappling aspects of MMA and his style he teaches, which he feels is the best self defense system out there!

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Episode 050: Carlos Machado

In this episode, we are joined by a living legend and pioneer of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in the US, Master Carlos Machado. A World, Brazilian and Pan Ams champion, Master Carlos is considered “The Godfather” of BJJ in the southwest United States. Some of his students are Rafael Lovato Jr, Travis Lutter and Chuck Norris.

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Episode 049: Vlad Koulikov

In this episode, we are joined by Sambo Master Vlad Koulikov for a full education of the history, point system, rules and ranking of both Sambo and Combat Sambo. Also a Judo black belt and BJJ purple belt, Vlad gives insight to what he feels are the pros and cons of Sambo, Judo and BJJ.

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Episode 048: Justin “Master Chim” Garcia

In this episode, we are joined by BJJ black belt  Justin “Master Chim” Garcia. The owner of The Jungle Gym, the first MMA gym in The Bronx, NY,  Justin shares his thoughts on practical self defense, modern MMA rules and man’s primitive desire to fight

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Episode 047: Tarsis Humphreys

In this episode, we are joined by decorated black belt Tarsis Humphreys. A World Champ, 3x Brazilian National Champ, Pan Ams Champ, Pro Cup Champ and European Champ, Tarsis discusses the highs and lows of competition and the importance of never giving up!

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