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BjjBrick Podcast- BJJ, Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, martial arts, no-gi and good times!

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We will be bringing you a weekly podcast about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and having “good times” while we do it. We hope to flatten your Jiu-Jitsu learning curve, help you get the most out of your grappling ability, and meet your goals both on and off the mat. We have interviews with some of the top BJJ competitors, articles about BJJ, and some of our favorite quotes.

We will be bringing you a weekly podcast about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and having “good times” while we do it. We hope to flatten your Jiu-Jitsu learning curve, help you get the most out of your grappling ability, and meet your goals both on and off the mat. We have interviews with some of the top BJJ competitors, articles about BJJ, and some of our favorite quotes.
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We will be bringing you a weekly podcast about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and having “good times” while we do it. We hope to flatten your Jiu-Jitsu learning curve, help you get the most out of your grappling ability, and meet your goals both on and off the mat. We have interviews with some of the top BJJ competitors, articles about BJJ, and some of our favorite quotes.

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English


Episodes

Epi 265 Alliance Founder Romero Jacare Cavalcanti

9/17/2018
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This week we have Romero Jacare Cavalcanti. Jacare is well known in the Jiu-Jitsu community for being the founder of the Alliance Jiu-Jitsu Team. Alliance is thought of as being the most successful BJJ team. He is also one of only six people to be promoted to black belt by Rolls Gracie. We talk about: Links: Alliance Team Quote of the week: "Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances." Thomas Jefferson Article...

Duration:01:12:17

Epi 264 Top MMA Grappling Coach Neil Melanson

9/10/2018
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This week we have an interview with Neil Melanson. Neal is one of the top MMA coaches in the world working with fighters such as Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort, and Randy Couture. He has made a recent move back to Las Vegas and has plans on opening a gym with Ricky Lundell. This interview is packed full of great advice for competitive grapplers, pro MMA athletes and everyday hobby martial artist. We talk about: Links: Neal's DVD's Neal Melanson on Facebookur past interview with Neal Quote...

Duration:01:53:11

Epi 263 BjjBrick Extra Tim Credeur

9/7/2018
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This episode we have Tim Credeur. Tim is an American Mixed Martial Artist, UFC veteran, and 3rd Degree Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. He also has the distinction of being the first BJJ Black Belt in Louisiana. We talk about: Links: Gladiators Academy Tim Credeur on Instagram Books Tim Recommens Principles by Ray Dalio The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom The Subtle Art Of Not Discipline Equals Freedom by Jocko Willink Giving a F--- Mark Manson Think...

Duration:01:36:27

Epi 262 Jay Hieron Talks MMA, Jiu-Jitsu and Stunt Work

9/3/2018
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This Week we have an interview with Jay Hieron. Jay is a former World Champion Welterweight Professional Mixed Martial Artist. Jay also stars alongside Denzel Washington in The Equalizer 2 We talk about: Links: Jay Hieron on FacebookJay on InstagramJay on TwitterEqualizer 2 Quote of the week: "Reject any doctrine - religious, atheist, political, cultural, etc. - that is teaching you not to befriend the people you happen to meet". Article of the week: Dating And Training: How To Make...

Duration:01:31:04

Epi 261 BJJ White Belts :)

8/27/2018
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This week we are giving advice to white belts. It is a great conversation to help anyone enjoy the white belt journey. We talk about: Quote of the week: "Life is like riding a bicycle. In order to maintain balance, you must keep moving." Albert Einstein Article of the week: Never Miss an Opportunity to Learn [caption id="attachment_4888" align="alignright" width="225"] Find out how to support the BjjBrick Podcast here![/caption] Catch us next week for another episode of The...

Duration:01:23:26

Epi 260 The Rooster Weight Kimura Machine Marcelo Cohen

8/20/2018
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This week we have an interview with Bjj Black Belt Marcelo Cohen. We talk about: Links: Furia Marcelo Cohen Roosterweight Kimura System DVD Download the Roosterweight Kimura SystemMarcelo Cohen on Instagram Quote of the week: "Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it." Russell Baker "Ah, BJJ, what power you have to make us suffer and like it." BjjBrick Article of the week: NO, YOU DIDN’T START JIU JITSU TOO LATE [caption id="attachment_4888"...

Duration:01:36:08

Epi 259 Life on and off the mat with John Will

8/13/2018
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This week on the podcast we have listener favorite John Will. John shares his many years of experience and talks about many topics from class structure to embracing the difficulty of BJJ. We talk about: Links: How to start a movement videoJohn Will’s WebsiteJohn’s Rogue Black Belt BooksJohn’s Facebook PageEpi 107 with John Will Epi 127 another John Will interview! Epi 172 Six Amazing Black Belts Answer Questions About Blue Belts Quote of the week: "It never gets easier, you just get...

Duration:02:20:50

Epi 258 The Origins of Jiu-Jitsu in Brazil With Robert Drysdale

8/6/2018
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This week we have an interview with Robert Drysdale. Not only is Robert one of the best grapplers in the world, he is also working on a documentary about the history of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. This interview covers everything from the documentary to doing BJJ for the right reasons. We talk about: Training at Valor Martial Arts in Wichita Links: Closed Guard on FacebookClosed Guard on Instagram Quote of the week: "Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games." Babe Ruth Article of the...

Duration:01:42:33

Epi 257 Fernando Halfeld BjjBrick Extra

8/3/2018
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This episode of BJJ Brick Extra we have BTT Black belt Fernando Halfeld. Professor Halfeld is from Brazil and has been training jiu jitsu 17 years. While he has won multiple medals at IBJJF tournaments, his major victories have been 3rd place at Worlds, 1st place in the South American Championship, and 2nd and 3rd place at the Brazilian Nationals. Fernandos students are following in his footsteps. Most notably his student Ruben Gonzalez won the IBJJF worlds, master purple belt 2017. The...

Duration:01:20:19

Epi 256 Mistakes we have made in BJJ

7/30/2018
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We have all made mistakes on and off the mat. We share some of ours so you can possibly learn from our mistakes. We talk about: Quote of the week: Do not mistake activity as accomplishment" John Wooden Article of the week: Competing in mid-adulthood: How to train to win after age 35 [caption id="attachment_4888" align="alignright" width="225"] Find out how to support the BjjBrick Podcast here![/caption] Catch us next week for another episode of The BjjBrick Podcast The...

Duration:01:23:11

Epi 255 Mitch Hall From Westside MMA

7/23/2018
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This Week we have an interview with BJJ Black Belt Mitch Hall. Mitch received his black belt in January 2018 from Roli Delgado. We cover a wide range of topics from changing schools to coaching students. We talk about: Links: Mitch on instagramWestside MMA Quote of the week:"many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after" Henry David Thoreau Article of the week:...

Duration:02:06:03

Epi 254 Lt. Tyson Kilbey- BJJ, Law Enforcement, and Firearms

7/16/2018
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This week we have an interview with Tyson Kilbey. Tyson is a 19 year veteran of the Johnson County Sheriff's Office in Kansas. He is also a Jiu-Jitsu instructor and Firearms instructor. This is a great interview that covers many topics on and off the mat. We talk about: Links: Fundamental Handgun MasteryTop Firearms Instruction on FacebookTop Firearms Instruction website Quote of the week: "We generate fears while we sit. We overcome them by action." Dr. Henry Link Article of the week:...

Duration:01:34:35

Epi 253 Interview with Rafael Lovato Sr.

7/9/2018
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This week we have an interview with Rafael Lovato Sr. We talk about everything from martial arts to pipe organs. We talk about: Links: Lovato's School of BJJ and MMALovato Jiu-Jitsu on Facebook Quote of the week: "Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Wishing is not enough; we must do." Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Article of the week: Just Do As Little Bit … We are ranked #22 on this list of BJJ blogs https://blog.feedspot.com/bjj_blogs/ [caption id="attachment_4888"...

Duration:01:37:34

Epi 252 BjjBrick Extra Fight to Win CEO Seth Daniels

7/6/2018
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This episode we have an interview with BJJ Black Belt Seth Daniels. Seth is the CEO of Fight to Win Pro. This interview covers a wide range of topics from training advice to stories from running Fight to Win. We talk about: Links: Fight 2 Win Question "My teammates seem to be getting better faster than me. People that i could beat easily are now beating me. This is frustrating, why am I learning so much slower?" [caption id="attachment_4888" align="alignright" width="225"] Find...

Duration:01:17:59

Epi 251 The Growth of the Adaptive Athlete Community with Brian Freeman

7/2/2018
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We are really happy to bring BJJ purple belt Brian Freeman for another interview. Brian is a disabled vet with a T4 spinal cord injury with Brown-Sequard syndrome. He is from Rockingham, North Carolina. We talk about: Links: Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook Quote of the week: "Strong people are hard to kill" presented by Kevan Sr. at the BjjBrick Summer Camp Article of the week: Muay Thai for BJJ [caption id="attachment_4888" align="alignright" width="225"] Find out how to...

Duration:01:24:21

Epi 250 Live Tim Sledd and Roli Delgado Recording at The BjjBrick Summer camp

6/25/2018
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This weekend was the BjjBrick Summer Camp at Fox Fitness. This episode is the first time the entire BjjBrick crew is together for a recording. We are also joined by Tim Sledd and Roli Delgado. [caption id="attachment_5713" align="alignright" width="584"] Great weekend of BJJ in Wichita Kansas hosted by Fox Fitness BJJ[/caption] This weekend Tim did a kids workshop and a pressure workshop. Roli showed some of his leg lock system. Quote of the week from Kevan Jr "If you can't find a good...

Duration:01:15:52

Epi 249 Black Belt Kristina Barlaan

6/18/2018
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This week we have an interview with BJJ Black Belt Kristina Barlaan. Kristina is a black belt under Caio Terra. This interview covers a wide range of topics from her first tournament to off the mat challenges. We talk about: Links: CTRL IndustriesDigitsuKristina on InstagramKristina on Facebook Quote of the week: "Everybody has at least a few areas in their thinking and some attitudes that need to change. If you want to improve your life, you need to go after those areas." John...

Duration:02:23:23

Epi 248 The Grappling Referee David Karchmer

6/11/2018
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This week we have a conversation with the grappling referee David Karchmer. David has been a BJJ Black Belt since 2012. He has officiated over 3,500 gi and no-gi matches for multiple organizations. We talk about: The Grappling Referee Links: The Grappling Referee websiteGo like his Facebook page you will learn great stuff Davids other interview with The BjjBrick Podcast Quote of the week: "Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, you ought to set up a life you don’t need to...

Duration:01:43:01

Epi 247 The Performance Equation with Jonathan Thomas

6/4/2018
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This week we talk with BJJ Black Belt Jonathan Thomas about the elements of performance. You will find Jonathan training and teaching at Valhalla Jiu-Jitsu in Gothenburg Sweden. We talk about: Links: Jonathan Thomas on FacebookJonathan Thomas on Youtube The Grappler's Guide to Sports NutritionValhalla Jiu-Jitsu Quote of the week: "Controlling your time helps overcome frustration and brings life into balance and order, giving you the feeling of control and poise." Bill Newman Article of...

Duration:02:39:57

Epi 246 Jake Fox, Tim Sledd & Roli Delgado BjjBrick Extra

6/1/2018
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This episode we have interviews with Jake Fox, Tim Sledd, and Roli Delgado. This is a great preview of the first BjjBrick Event. The event will be June 22, 23, 24 in Wichita Kansas at Fox Fitness. We hope to see you there! Jake talks about He refers to John Castillo, His interview is here Tim talks about Roli talks about Contact FoxFitnessBJJ@gmail.com if you have question about the BjjBrick Summer Camp. Here is the event page of Facebook...

Duration:01:34:06