Nick Rodriguez joins the show to talk about his wrestling background, his life story and winning an ADCC trials bronze medal as a blue belt. He also talks about work ethic and retaining what you learn. Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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  • Origins
  • How Wrestling cured his “hot headed” ways as a young man
  • Retaining what you learn
  • Emulating people you admire
  • Using videos as a training tool
  • Training with Gordon Ryan
  • Entering ADCC East Coast Trials with 6 months of BJJ experience
  • His High School Wrestling experience
  • Transitioning from high school wrestling to the college level
  • His biggest learning curve in Jiu-Jitsu so far
  • Work ethic
  • Fitness modeling
  • The Pummel
  • His mentors
  • His A Game
  • Being launched into the spotlight
  • Plans for 2019