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Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Ben Hodgkinson and Nic Barker

https://open.spotify.com/episode/0ZriXZLqyKoEtmf0By9TQ4 On this episode of Grassroots Grappler Unplugged, Ben Hodgkinson and Nic Barker from Grappling Industries paid us a visit. Ben and Nic had just wrapped up another successful tournament in Sydney and they stopped by for a quick chat about how they got started in the sport, the birth of Grappling Industries in Oz and the ups and downs… Continue reading Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Ben Hodgkinson and Nic Barker

Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Fabricio Itte

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3PSSnW1APRq5Zrgzab2KUG On this episode of Grassroots Grappler Unplugged we’re running it back to October 2018 when our resident exercise scientist, Abel, caught up with wrestling instructor and MMA coach Fabricio Itte. Fab had just come home from Las Vegas after being involved with the filming of The Ultimate Fighter 28. He dropped in for a… Continue reading Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Fabricio Itte

GG Log: Fuck being comfortable

Change is hard. I've been training jiu jitsu consistently since 21 January 2017, I've dropped into many gyms that weren't my own for open mats, seminars and competitions and I've flown to the other-side of the world for a week-long camp where I knew no one. I've left my first home gym for another and… Continue reading GG Log: Fuck being comfortable

Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Jeffrey Musundire

https://open.spotify.com/episode/2eQkz7HC3p1eHxoYKloy9C On this episode of Grassroots Grappler Unplugged, Gracie Barra ambassador Jeffrey Musundire dropped in for a chat after recently winning double gold at the Queensland State Championship. Jeffrey talks about his early exposure to McDojos, what it means to be a sponsored athlete with the biggest jiu jitsu team in the world and his competition mentality.… Continue reading Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Jeffrey Musundire

Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Carissa Holland

https://open.spotify.com/episode/5Vshl1WFBcxjQ8gnKAgG2s On this episode of Grassroots Grappler Unplugged we’re running it back to March 2018 when our resident exercise scientist, Abel, caught up with wrestler Carissa Holland. Carissa was just one week out from stepping onto the world stage to represent Australia at the Commonwealth Games and she dropped in to talk about competition prep, the difference between weight loss… Continue reading Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Carissa Holland

Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Abel Doudnik

https://open.spotify.com/episode/1DAlZc7p45xoPcsi9EgkuX On this episode of Grassroots GrappIer Unplugged, Sereima sat down with exercise physiologist, Judo brown belt and head couch of 6 Degrees Fit strength and conditioning gym Abel Doudnik. Abel talks about his recent near death experience, the benefits strength and conditioning can bring to anyone's game and some of the most valuable lessons… Continue reading Grassroots Grappler Unplugged: Abel Doudnik

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