Ray Lopez is a BJJ purple belt who recently rolled for 24 hours straight in order to raise awareness for his wife’s rare medical condition. He talks about what it feels like to roll for 24 hours and the support they have received from the BJJ community. Click “read more” for show notes! 


  • CIPO condition explained
  • What it felt like to roll for 24 hours straight
  • The nutrition he needed to roll for 24 hours
  • How him and Kim met
  • The next step for Kim
  • The outpouring of support from the BJJ community
  • Feedback he’s gotten
  • The struggles of training and living life when a loved one is dealing with a health crisis
  • How Kim insprires him
  • The strength that Jiu-Jitsu has given her