Francisco “Sinistro” joins the show to talk about his beginnings in Ecuador, his recent performance at the KO Finisher and having a winning mindset. He also talks about training with Cobrinha and the importance of keeping training fun! Click “read more” for show notes!SHOW NOTES:

  • KO Finisher recap
  • Submission only format
  • KO Finisher’s unique trophies
  • How he got started in Jiu-Jitsu
  • Jiu-Jitsu in Ecuador
  • His first tournament
  • Popular Ecuadorian athletes
  • Having a winning mindset
  • Professor Fernando “Soluco” Di Piero
  • His family’s decision to leave Alliance affiliation
  • Finding the right environment for training
  • His game
  • Working with Cobrinha
  • Keeping training fun
  • Hidden gems in Jiu-Jitsu gyms
  • Why he’s a vegetarian
  • The Pummel
  • Rules in Jiu-Jitsu he’d like to see changed
  • Preparing for competition