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Episode 032: Max Madorsky

In this episode we are joined by 19 year old blue belt Max Madorsky. Max tells his story of his transformation from an obese teenager who was bullied relentlessly, to a healthy and confident MMA fighter. Max spends every day of his life trying to inspire change in others.

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Episode 031: Sam Joseph

In this episode, we are joined by Professor Sam Joseph. A black belt under the Yamasaki brothers and a decorated competitor, Sam gives his opinion on the current BJJ scene and gives some insightful advice on training methods and teaching styles.

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Episode 030: Karo Parisyan

In this episode we are joined by Karo “The Heat” Parisyan. Karo was the man that brought high level Judo to MMA before Ronda Rousey made it cool! Karo shares his story of climbing the ranks in Judo under world famous Judo Master Gokor Chivichyan, his introduction to MMA and his life as a fighter.

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Episode 029: George Lockhart

George Lockhart is a Marine turned professional MMA fighter. George is now the man to see when it comes to nutrition and strength & conditioning. Some of his clients include Daniel Cormier, Rory Macdonald, Frankie Edgar, Rafael Dos Anjos, Uriah Faber, Chad Mendes, and many more! In this episode, George talks about nutrition for combat athletes.

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Episode 028: Chris Haueter

A member of “The Dirty Dozen” (the first 12 Americans to earn a black belt in BJJ), Professor Chris tells the story of his path in BJJ, offers insightful concepts on fighting and the human psyche and tells some great stories about the Gracie Garage days in the late 80’s in Southern California.

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Episode 027: Eddie Bravo

In this episode, we are joined by 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu founder Eddie Bravo. Eddie discusses his rise to fame after shocking the world at ADCC 2003, the Royler Gracie rematch and addresses some of the general misconceptions about himself and 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu.

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Episode 026: Rob Kahn

In this episode we are joined by Rob Kahn. A pioneer in BJJ and the first man to earn a black belt under Master Royce Gracie, Professor Rob gives very insightful opinions on training methods and shares some great stories from the Gracie garage in the early 90’s.  

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Episode 025: Kurt Osiander Returns!

BJJ cult icon Kurt Osiander returns to the show for another hilarious and unfiltered episode. Kurt talks about his recent competition at the Masters Worlds, his TV appearance on the Anthony Bourdain show and getting in trouble in Japan. Oh, and of course.. Weapons and heavy metal!

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Episode 024: Guybson Sa

In this episode, we are joined by Guybson Sa. A professional MMA fighter and standout grappler with victories over Buchecha, Rodolfo Vieira, Jeff Monson and Hector Lombard, Guybson shares his story with us as well as his opinions on training methods, belt promotions and the differences between the Jiu-Jitsu in the U.S. and Brazil.

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Episode 023: Roberto Traven

6th degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, ADCC Champion, 2x World Champion. Brazilian National Champion, 3x Pan American Champion and UFC veteran. In this episode, we are joined by Master Roberto Traven. Master Traven shares his story, his opinions of modern Jiu-Jitsu and MMA and gives his advice on the importance of mastering the fundamentals.

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