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Mixing jiu-jitsu talk with very personal sharing on how to build your parachute when your wife throws your ass off the cliff; perfect your mother’s chicken congee; and thrive from having deliberately invited challenges into your life… You get the drift. This is 4STRIPES Collective Season 1. No gi, No rashguard – Pure self. There’s something for everyone in these episodes from our awesome martial arts and jiu jitsu community in Hong Kong and rest of Asia.

Mixing jiu-jitsu talk with very personal sharing on how to build your parachute when your wife throws your ass off the cliff; perfect your mother’s chicken congee; and thrive from having deliberately invited challenges into your life… You get the drift. This is 4STRIPES Collective Season 1. No gi, No rashguard – Pure self. There’s something for everyone in these episodes from our awesome martial arts and jiu jitsu community in Hong Kong and rest of Asia.
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Mixing jiu-jitsu talk with very personal sharing on how to build your parachute when your wife throws your ass off the cliff; perfect your mother’s chicken congee; and thrive from having deliberately invited challenges into your life… You get the drift. This is 4STRIPES Collective Season 1. No gi, No rashguard – Pure self. There’s something for everyone in these episodes from our awesome martial arts and jiu jitsu community in Hong Kong and rest of Asia.

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Episodes

Episode 7 - Cole Sirucek - Educated Mind, Tough Body

9/11/2019
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According to Cole Sirucek, you'll fall in love with jiu jitsu if you’re passionate about improving yourself. And you will most certainly will fall in love with Cole for his determination to change the world, and his pearls of wisdom on health, marriage, parenting and business. Cole and his wife created DocDoc, a health-tech startup, after their infant daugther was suddenly diagnosed with a rare liver condition that required a transplant. Since that time DocDoc has grown into one of Asia’s...

Duration:01:02:26

Episode 6 - David Jacquier - Founder of Joint Dynamics Hong Kong

9/3/2019
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David Jacquier is the co-founder of Joint Dynamics Hong Kong. An investment banker turned health and fitness practitioner, David Jacquier brought a personalized conditioning center for all those in Hong Kong who want to train and do it right. Joint Dynamics is Hong Kong's first multidisciplinary studio combining physiotherapy, massage therapy and personal training. After a successful 20-year long career in investment banking, David created Joint Dynamics to provide an individualised...

Duration:01:04:12

Episode 5 - Viking Wong - The Inglorious Grappler

8/27/2019
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Viking Wong puts Hong Kong on the map in International jiu-jitsu competitions. His dream is to make the sport as accessible as possible. Viking is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) black belt and an active competitor on the international competition circuit with notable matches against world champions with his aggressive submission style. Before becoming the first Chinese male black belt to qualify and compete at the IBJJF World Championships in 2017, Viking’s first passion lay in the world of...

Duration:01:19:31

Episode 4 - Prof. Rodrigo Medeiros - Founder of BJJ Revolution

8/21/2019
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Rodrigo Medeiros is a 5th degree Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt and was part of the famous Carlson Gracie Academy team in the 1980s and 1990s. With $800 in his pocket, that was enough for him to start a revolution when he came to the US from Brazil. That was BJJ Revolution, the franchise that today counts 57 locations around the world. In 2012, Rodrigo Medeiros moved to Hong Kong to found the jiu-jitsu program at EPIC MMA, a ground-breaking martial arts and fitness facility. In this podcast,...

Duration:01:42:11

Episode 3 - Que Vinh Dang - The Chef

8/14/2019
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Transitioning from sous-chef to head chef is not dissimilar to one's jiu-jitsu journey. Our guest, Vietnamese Chef Que shares his recipe: first, master the fundamentals, but then create your own style. In your restaurant kitchen and in your game. Born in Vietnam, but having moved to New York City as a child, Chef Que grew up in an immigrant family in the Bronx. He then attended the Institute of Culinary Education and apprenticed at the some of the best New York restaurants. Upon moving to...

Duration:01:18:15

Episode 2 - Alex Lin - The Chairman & Philosopher

8/6/2019
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Having oxygen drained from your brain in a choke is only one of the ‘worst case scenarious’ for a grappler. Drawing parallels between business and jiu-jitsu, entrepreneur Alex Lin, shares how inviting such challenges into your life strengthens you spiritually and prepares you for disruption.

Duration:01:37:26

Episode 1 - Chris Collins - The Action Star

7/22/2019
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Raised in a family with military background, American - Chinese, Chris Collins set out to do something bigger than himself. He swears by a daily slug of celery juice and gets fit by training action actors in Asia. Listen to his story and see him in Ip Man 4 this July. Chris is a US Marine, jiu-jitsu black belt, wing tsun sifu, action actors coordinator, and an action movie star himself.

Duration:01:26:02