Quentin Rosenzweig joins the show to talk about building a career outside the IBJJF through superfights and submission only events. He also discusses leg locks, trends in BJJ and his thoughts on teaching. Click “read more” for show notes and listening options!

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  • Origins
  • Starting with traditional martial arts and boxing
  • Wrestling
  • Finding Jiu-Jitsu
  • The development of his game
  • Learning from videos
  • The negative stigma that used to exist around leg locks
  • How dangerous are leg locks really?
  • Why he left MMA
  • Why he loves submission only rules
  • The pros and cons of not participating in IBJJF events
  • Acquiring sponsors as a grappler
  • Making a living as a full time grappler
  • Growing BJJ as a spectator sport
  • Relying on super fights
  • Common leg lock mistakes
  • The next trend in BJJ
  • People who have inspired him
  • The Pummel
  • Strength training
  • Balancing training and teaching
  • His plans for his own school