Known for his role as O’Hara, a villain in Bruce Lee’s iconic film Enter The Dragon, Bob Wall joins the show to tell the incredible and inspirational story of his life. A passionate grappler, he also discusses his time training BJJ, Wrestling and Judo! Click “read more” for listening options and show notes!

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SHOW NOTES:

  • Origins
  • Beginning martial arts with grappling
  • Gene Lebell
  • How Wrestling shaped his life
  • The importance of being responsible with your skills
  • The value of choke holds for self defense
  • The martial arts landscape in the 1950’s and 60’s
  • His advice for struggling students
  • Learning from Gene Lebell
  • His favorite gene Lebell story
  • His passion for helping fighters plan for their future
  • Gokor Chivichyan
  • Leg locks
  • His introduction to film
  • Enter The Dragon
  • Bruce Lee’s speed
  • His favorite Bruce Lee story
  • Running away at 13 years old
  • Bar tending at Whiskey Go-Go
  • The Pummel
  • Finding Jiu-Jitsu and going to Brazil
  • Training with the Gracies
  • His near Gracie Challenge match
  • How to build a successful school
  • His goals for the future
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