David Aguzzi is back to talk about the growth of Grappling Industries, the BJJ ban in Montreal and training referees. He also gives a deep breakdown of what it costs to run a tournament and why entries cost what they do for competitors. Click “read more” for show notes! SHOW NOTES:

  • The growth of Grappling Industries
  • Jiu-Jitsu’s ban in Montreal
  • The Arnold Classic
  • Utilizing local BJJ communities around the world
  • Training referees
  • The Round-Robin format
  • Their stolen trailer
  • The challenges of expanding a tournament
  • The Pummel
  • Giving up Hockey for Jiu-Jitsu
  • Why tournaments cost what they do
  • His advice for preparing for a competition