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Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast, Episode 58. Black Belt Thomas Rozdzynski, host of The Rōl Radio and owner of Rōl Academy in Orland Park IL, joins The Dummies. Instagram handles: @rozdzynskibjj @rol_academy @therolradio Help the Jiu Jitsu Dummies award their next 1-year Scholarship to an amazing person doing great things in their community by donating HE…
 
How do you deal with defeat? How do your expectations play into how you deal with setbacks? After speaking with Flavio Almeida, Thomas and Gary discuss defeat, the reasons why it can be so painful, and how to deal with it before it even happens. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/therolradio/ …
 
On this episode of The RŌL Radio, we have one of the most influential people in BJJ today, Flavio Almeida. Listen as Flavio discusses his start with Master Carlos Gracie Jr., his incredible competition career, how he needed to learn to deal with the losses that almost made him give up Jiu Jitsu, his new venture BarraFit, and so much more. Here is T…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast, Episode 60. Black Belt and best-selling author Professor Robert Drysdale joins The Dummies to discuss his upcoming documentary and best-selling book "Opening Closed-Guard: The Origins of Jiu-Jitsu in Brazil: The Story Behind the Film". Instagram handles: @robertdrydalesjj @closedguardfilm @zenith_by_robertdrysdale Help th…
 
World Champion Victor Hugo has no expectations when it comes to competition. Not because he doesn't care, but because he focuses more on the process than the result. After speaking with Victor, Thomas and Gary discuss if focusing on a desired outcome is less important than trusting in the process and putting in the work necessary to succeed. http:/…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast, Episode 59. Black Belt Christian Graugart, founder of BJJ Globetrotters joins The Dummies to discuss his new documentary, issues with the IBJJF, and how BJJ Globetrotters got its start. Instagram handles: @graugart @bjjglobetrotters Check out Christian's new audiobook HERE The first 25 listeners will get 30% OFF with code…
 
In just a few short years, this week’s guest has gone from the next big thing to the top of the BJJ competition scene, most recently winning the IBJJF Heavyweight Grand Prix just this past week(Nov 2021). Listen as Six Blades Victor Hugo discusses how he got his Jiu Jitsu start with his father and how BJJ has become a huge part of his family. He al…
 
The physical stimulation Jiu Jitsu provides is fairly obvious, but what about the other ways Jiu Jitsu can stimulate you? After speaking with Professor Adem Redzovic, Thomas and Gary discuss the four areas of stimulation that Jiu Jitsu can provide, and how the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual stimulation Jiu Jitsu awakens can carry over t…
 
This week’s guest Professor Adem Redzovic is a F2W veteran, has run academies in the U.S and Europe, produced amazing BJJ Instructionals, and taught seminars at some of the most respected academies in the world. On this episode, Professor Adem discusses injury recovery as we age, longevity in the sport, the mental, physical, and emotional connectio…
 
Transitions in life and in Jiu Jitsu can often take very similar paths. How do you make it from one transition to another? After talking with BJJAfter 40 creator Mike Bidwell, Thomas and Gary discuss how to navigate transitions, both on and off the mats. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/ther…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast, Episode 57. Black Belt Kody Steele joins The Dummies to discuss MMA, backflips, combat jiu-jitsu, and more. Instagram handle: @kody_steelebjj Help the Jiu Jitsu Dummies award their next 1-year Scholarship to an amazing person doing great things in their community by donating HERE Become a Podcast Patron and be entered int…
 
Today’s guest was already a black belt in a more traditional martial art and had his own martial arts school when he stepped onto the Jiu Jitsu mats for the first time. He became so obsessed with BJJ after that class, that when he returned to his school he informed his students that they would only be training BJJ from that moment on. Mike Bidwell …
 
Has Jiu Jitsu or any other activity given you a sense of empowerment, making you stronger and more confident? After speaking with five-time world champion Karen Antunes, Thomas and Gary discuss how empowerment can change lives. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/therolradio/ https://mkbjj.com/…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast, Episode 56. Purple Belt Nick Rahn from the Veterans Action Report and Warriors Next Adventure joins Milton and Miguel to discuss his recent cancer scare and a whole lot more. Believe it or not, this was a hilarious episode. Instagram Handles: Nick Rahn: @nick_explores_everything Warriors Next Adventure: @warriorsnextadven…
 
Karen Antunes has become one of the greatest fighters in the female lightweight division, winning multiple world championships and defeating some of BJJ’s greats during her career. On this episode, Karen discusses her strong family bond, the challenges she and her husband Mayko faced during the pandemic, what she believes it takes to become a world…
 
Jiu Jitsu can often look flashy with incredibly intricate, fast, and powerful techniques. But is there a baseline from which these techniques flourish that is often unseen but is ultimately more important to one's success in the art? After speaking with IBJJF Hall of Fame member Xande Ribeiro, Thomas and Gary discuss the importance of the strong fo…
 
Xande Ribeiro has the incredible distinction of only having his guard passed in competition four times in a 29 year period! Listen as Xande shares his philosophy on how his emotional state made his guard so successful, understanding body movement, how people process and learn Jiu Jitsu differently, how Jiu Jitsu desensitizes you to your demons, and…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast, Episode 55. Erin Harpe and her husband Luis Mata, owners of Gracie Apollo Beach in Apollo Beach Florida, join The Dummies to discuss the current state of Jiu-Jitsu, what they're doing to protect their students from sexual predators, and Jiu-Jitsu's growth over just the last few years. Also, TJ Kreutzer, Vice President and…
 
Do you believe the mind and emotional state can have an effect on the physical being, and vise versa? After speaking with Budo Jake, Thomas and Gary discuss how the mind and body work in conjunction to either propel you forward or hold you back. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/therolradio/ …
 
Our guest was on the forefront of bringing BJJ to the masses. By importing martial arts videos, then producing instructional videos, and live streaming BJJ events, Jake McKee is one of the people that had the vision of what the sport was going to be and dedicated himself to promoting the art worldwide. Listen as Jake describes the early days of imp…
 
It is often said that the mats are the great equalizer and that if you are on them long enough you will be humbled. But is that always the case? Is everyone capable of excepting the humility that comes with defeats on the mats? After speaking with Goran Reljic, Thomas and Gary discuss humility in the context of Jiu Jitsu and whether or not everyone…
 
BJJ, MMA, and even Bare Knuckle Boxing, today’s guest has done it all in combat sports. Listen as Goran Reljic opens up about his incredible martial arts journey. Today he discusses everything from his early days in BJJ in Croatia, how he found his “real BJJ experience” when he trained under Roger Gracie, his MMA career, respecting the generations …
 
How do you deal with winning and losing? Which one has the bigger impact on your life and why? After speaking with Danny Savery, Thomas and Gary discuss winning and losing and the effect each has on people. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/therolradio/ https://www.dannysaverybjj.com/ https:/…
 
Today’s guest spent 15 years in Law Enforcement before opening his own BJJ academy and now as he puts it, eats, lives, and breaths Jiu Jitsu. On this episode, Danny Savery discusses despite good intentions, the difficulties of incorporating Jiu Jitsu into Law Enforcement, what an officer really goes through during altercations, what it took to make…
 
Do you Flow Roll or are you the go-hard or go-home type? After speaking with Karel "The Silver Fox" Pravec, Thomas and Gary discuss the importance of incorporating Flow Rolling into your training routine and the opportunities missed if you only train hard. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/th…
 
On this episode, we have one of Renzo Gracie’s first American students, and a Renzo black belt since 2006, Karel Pravec. On this episode, Karel discusses his Youtube Live Sessions, training for the older Jiu Jitsu practitioner, injury recovery, the importance of flow rolling for anyone who trains no matter their age, and how to structure your train…
 
Do you make the necessary adjustments both physically and mentally to make sure you can continue on your Jiu Jitsu journey? After speaking with Chiropractor and owner of the brand new Gracie Jiu Jitsu Laguna Hills, Arman Fathi, Thomas and Gary discuss the adjustments needed to make sure you can stay in Jiu Jitsu for the long haul. http://www.therol…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies, Episode 54. Freddy Trillo; Police Officer, Black Belt under Tom DeBlass, and owner of Trillo JiuJitsu Academy joins The Dummies. Help 'The Jiu Jitsu Dummies Foundation' award their next 1-year Scholarship by donating HERE Become a Podcast Patron and be entered into a $100+ monthly Jiu Jitsu Dummies Podcast Raffle at Patreon.com/j…
 
When today’s guest was first on the show he had just received his black belt. In the year since a lot has changed for Arman Fathi. He has become a licensed chiropractor, and just this month has opened his own Jiu Jitsu academy. Listen as Arman discusses the benefits of chiropractic medicine for the regular person and Jiu Jitsu practitioner alike, d…
 
Do you live life in a state of action or reaction? After speaking with the author of Protection for and From Humanity, Todd Fox, Thomas and Gary discuss the effects of how having a passive or proactive approach can dictate your Jiu Jitsu game. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.facebook.com/therolradio/ ht…
 
On this episode, we have an IBJJF U.S. National and Open Champion, Rickson Gracie International Champion, NAGA Advanced Champion, and former MMA Pro with a list of BJJ credentials that goes on and on. But what he is most known for is his company Tour Protection, Protective Service Operations. Tod Fox has taken his 12 years of U.S. Marine experience…
 
Jiu Jitsu Dummies, Episode 53. First Degree Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt, Zezinho, joins The Dummies. He received his Black Belt from Master Ricardo Liborio who is a founder of both American and Brazilian Top Teams. Zezinho is currently a Law Enforcement Officer in South Florida. Help 'The Jiu Jitsu Dummies Foundation' award their next 1-year Scholarship b…
 
Can you take shortcuts in Jiu Jitsu or life and still have the same outcome if you hadn't? After speaking with Mario Sperry who said he approached everything with discipline which left him no room for shortcuts, Thomas and Gary discuss the effects of taking shortcuts. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.fac…
 
On today’s episode, we have a true original who changed the way people trained Jiu Jitsu in Brazil. Bringing the discipline of Judo and the Military culture into the laid-back gyms of BJJ. Mario Sperry went on to be a top competitor in Jiu Jitsu, Judo, Vale Tudo, and MMA. A Carson Gracie student who never gave up an advantage or point in ten years …
 
If your game plan isn't working are you like a fish out of water? Don't be a fish! After speaking with Dedeco, Thomas and Gary discuss how knowing a variety of Jiu Jitsu concepts and understanding several positions can help you adapt when things aren't going your way. http://www.therolradio.com https://www.instagram.com/therolradio/ https://www.fac…
 
On this episode, we have Andre “’Dedeco” Almeida. Professor Dedeco started under the legend Ricardo De La Riva and became not only an incredibly successful competitor but also a fantastic instructor, academy owner, and hugely successful businessman Listen as Professor Dedeco discusses his early days training with De La Riva, his philosophy on BJJ a…
 
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