Marcos Flores is the director of USA tournaments for Grappling Industries and a highly experienced referee. He talks about starting BJJ in his 30s, longevity on the mats, reffing over 10,000 matches and the intricacies or reffing. Click “read more” for show notes!

 

SHOW NOTES:

  • Origins
  • Starting BJJ after 30
  • Using a slow game
  • Longevity
  • Finding the right school
  • Running tournaments
  • IBJJF
  • The tournament business
  • The Pummel
  • reffing over 10,000 matches
  • Reffing the infamous match between Vagner Rocha and AJ Agazarm
  • Resetting positions in a match
  • Ref bias
  • The Only Submission Only tournament
  • Going head to head with IBJJF in NY
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