Best Nogi podcasts we could find (Updated November 2018)
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Hosted by Roger Gracie Black Belt and author of the Black Belt Blueprint, Nicolas Gregoriades, this show features interviews with interesting and accomplished jiu jitsu players and those connected to BJJ. In it we discuss training, philosophy, health, conditioning and many other aspects relating to the jiu jitsu lifestyle.
 
We will be bringing you a weekly podcast about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and we have 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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This week we have an interview with BJJ Black Belt Gina Franssen. You can find Gina running her own BJJ school X2 Fitness in Minneapolis, Minnesota. We talk about: Her reason for starting BJJ after an assault Running her own school The original goal of a blue belt Her thoughts on women's self defense classes Changing the reasons you train BJJ Y ...…
 
This week we have an interview with BJJ black belt Karen Antunes. This interview covers a wide range of topics from competing at the black belt level to maintaining a busy off the mat life. We talk about: Her training background Competing after having a baby Her desire to be a competitor How her brother helped introduce her to Jiu-Jitsu Trainin ...…
 
This episode we have an interview with Kimberly Kaye. Kimberly currently a blue belt and an author for Jiu-Jitsu Times. She also has a rare disease called CIPO. You will find her training at NOLA MMA in Louisiana. We talk about: Dealing with health issues including CIPO How the Jiu-Jitsu community has supported her Fitness tips Advice for women ...…
 
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is growing all over the world for many reasons. We want to make sure the Jiu-Jitsu at your school and local community is growing to the best of its ability. This episode is aimed toward the students who can help grow BJJ. This is not an episode of business ideas for gym owners, although they should share this with their stud ...…
 
Los Angeles, and Hollywood in particular, is a very strange place. Nobody knows this better than Brent Burniston. After growing up in a small rural town, he moved to the big city nearly 20 years ago to devote himself to the martial arts. During that time he’s experienced all of the highs and lows the city has to offer. Brent shares how he manag ...…
 
This week we have an interview with Fabiana Borges. You will find Fabiana sharing her 20 years of grappling experience at Gracie Barra San Antonio Texas. We talk about: Her competition history How she trains on a busy schedule Keeping a weekly schedule Doing crossfit for BJJ Tips for takedowns Avoiding injuries Eating healthy most of the time S ...…
 
This week we have an interview with Evan Robinson. Evan credits his friend Joe Vanbrackle and Jiu-Jitsu as playing a major role in turning his life around. You will find this interview to be extremely motivating, Evan's passion and energy are contagious. We talk about: The positive effects of BJJ on his life Training jiu-jitsu in prison Setting ...…
 
This week we have Katie Elliott. Katie is a registered dietitian with a specialty in sports nutrition. We cover a wide range of topics designed to help you perform better on the mat. We talk about: Olympic distance triathlons How your diet can affect weight cutting Intermittent fasting and jiu-jitsu How to experiment with your diet Using the Ap ...…
 
This episode we have an interview with Jeff Westfall. We talk about: His start in martial arts Early Jiu-Jitsu in the USA The Martial Brain Podcast The concept of thinking outside of the box The power of continuing education Survivorship bias Closed guard tips Getting out of side control tips and ideas Links: The Martial Brain Podcast Episode 5 ...…
 
This week we have an interview with Luis Heredia Black Belt Joel Bouhey. You will find Joel training and teaching his innovative style in Maui. We talk about: Training BJJ in Oregan and Hawaii Making the transition to full time training Changing your focus while training Training BJJ for MMA BJJ for self defense The development of new technique ...…
 
Jiu Jitsu has gained widespread recognition in the military as an effective part of soldiers' combat training. Strategic intelligence student and jiu jitsu black belt Bret Perchaluk has spent years making soldiers 'harder to kill' using martial arts and tactical training. Bret and Nic discuss 9/11, Order vs Anarchy and why you shouldn't 'play' ...…
 
This week we talk about blue belts. Getting a blue belt is an important step in your jiu-jitsu life. You will not forget the day you got the blue belt. It is often the first major mile stone in BJJ. This episode we talk about the ups and downs plus share a few stories from being BJJ blue belts. Blue belt topics inculde: Getting beat by white be ...…
 
Independent filmmaker, capoeria player and jiu jitsu black belt Daren Bartlett has lived a life of passion and adventure. Guided by the motto 'always get involved', Daren has traveled the world documenting exceptional people and events. In this episode Daren discusses his film 'Tradition', which is considered by many to be the best jiu jitsu do ...…
 
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: Becoming a black belt in 1982 Starting the ...…
 
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, p ...…
 
Yogi, black belt, law-enforcement agent and wise-cracker Josh Stockman pulls no punches when it comes to his thoughts on the ‘self-defense’ debate in jiu jitsu. Check out Josh’s Grappling with Yoga program
 
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: Growing up with martial arts in his life His first thoughts while seeing early UFCs His first MMA fight Why it is ...…
 
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: Starting MMA His first thoughts about BJJ His level of training today Transitioning into stunt work and acting How martial arts has helped him ...…
 
Returning to the show for the second time, black belt Paul Moran discusses his latest battle scars and how he still manages to find joy within incredibly tough circumstances.
 
Nic returns from his vacation and shares an insight he gained from two weeks of deep self-reflection in the woods of Northern California.
 
Brown belt Mike Velez shares the path which took him from to becoming the founder of one of the last remaining BJJ print publications, Jiu Jitsu Magazine. Mike explains how he turned his passion for the art into not one but two successful businesses and how he stays motivated to keep creating world class jiu jitsu content.…
 
Jay Valko is a tough jiu jitsu competitor and the owner of Valko BJJ in Chicago. The conversation takes a serious turn as Nic and Jay start discussing politics and how difficult it is for people to change their viewpoints. The guys give their opinions on Sam Harris and Jordan Petersen and then the conversation turns towards the jiu jitsu compet ...…
 
Paul Bridges is one of the first British jiu jitsu black belts and a seasoned competitor and teacher. He’s also an experienced comic book illustrator that has done work for Marvel. In this episode Paul shares some interesting viewpoints on the competition scene and displays a real humility and passion for the art of jiu jitsu. Check out Paul’s ...…
 
Nobody is more devoted to or passionate about jiu jitsu than Chris Reed. Chris credits the art with helping steer him in a better direction after an extraordinarily difficult early life. Chris talks about his disillusionment with the military and the challenges of running a jiu jitsu academy full-time. Check out Chris’ academy, Ybor City Jiu jitsu…
 
One of the original black belts who helped establish jiu jitsu in the United States, Pedro Sauer now runs one of the biggest associations in the world. Pedro relates some of the wild events of the early years of jiu jitsu in America, including his infamous ‘Gracie Challenge’ match with Mr Utah. He also shares some anecdotes of his experiences t ...…
 
When he’s not coaching Fortune 500 execs, Brad Waldron spends his time studying human excellence and figuring out how to replicate it. Not only has Brad worked with thought-leaders such as Tony Robbins, He also has extensive experience in several martial arts styles and high-level rugby, and in this episode he shares some of his insights on how ...…
 
Masterskya is the brainchild of black belts Alex Ecklin and Van Allen Flores – a progressive and open jiu jitsu academy with very few rules and restrictions. Alex and Van explain the ethos behind their dojo and how their approach has worked to create a connected community in the harsh environment of New York City. The Master Academy – Get 10% O ...…
 
One of Nic’s closest friends joins the show for a heartfelt chat on the challenges of life as an international male model, what it’s like training with jiu jitsu legends and his recipe for a charmed life. Check out the Master Academy – 3rd degree black belt Nic Gregoriades’ exclusive online jiu jitsu dojo Check out the Martin’s website…
 
Our first female guest, Heather Rafter is a super-talented Atos black belt who has a great competition record and an unusual lifestyle - living in her van for most of the year while traveling the United States to train and teach. Check out the Master Academy – 3rd degree black belt Nic Gregoriades’ exclusive online jiu jitsu dojo Check out Heat ...…
 
Adem Redzovic is one of Chicago's most popular jiu jitsu instructors and it's easy to see why. Not only does he have great ability, he has also made it his mission in life to help people evolve through the art of jiu jitsu. Adem tells us about his trips back to his homeland in Eastern Europe and how bjj is helping to heal wounds from the years ...…
 
Daniele Boleli is one of the most interesting people in the world of martial arts. Besides being the host of the hugely successful History on Fire podcast, he’s also the author of several fantastic books including ‘On the Warrior’s Path’. In this episode we delve into some deep philosophical concepts that every seeking martial artist will find ...…
 
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