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Episode 31 – Using Mental Training For BJJ Success & Learning Open Guard Secrets with Johnny Tama



BJJ Fanatics sat down with black belt no-gi world champion Johnny Tama to talk about how he developed an elite open guard, how he won a world title coming from Ecuador, how he changed his mental training for better results on the mat, his thoughts on modern no-gi tournaments, and more. Check out Johnny’s series’ The Aggressive Open Guard: No-Gi and The Aggressive Spider Guard now on BJJ Fanatics.

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BJJ Fanatics was started by a pair of black belts (Bernardo Faria & Michael Zenga) who feel that nothing is more important than improving your BJJ skills as much as possible in the least amount of time.  Their aim was to create a shop for BJJ Students who don’t look at BJJ as a sport – but as a lifestyle.
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Episode 26 : Augusto “Tanquinho” Mendes – Winning The ADCC



As a 36 year old “Old Guy” against the toughest guys on earth – 15 years younger than him.
Tanquinho shares some of his life in Jiu Jitsu and his philosophies which have allowed him to have incredible success at a time when most have retired.

Episode 25 : Andre Galvao “The Most Important Thing To Know To Get Good At BJJ”



6x World Champ & 6x ADCC Champ Andre Galvao talks about his secrets to success for himself and his team & also the most important factor in Jiu Jitsu

 


Episode 24 : Fabio Gurgel “Building The Most Successful Team In History – Through Consistency”



4x World Champ as a competitor & 12x Team Champ Coach At The World Championships – Alliance Founder & “General” Fabio Gurgel talks about his philosophies on competing and coaching BJJ for competitors and everyday athletes


BJJ Fanatics Podcast Episode 21 : “Buchecha”



Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida is one of the most successful BJJ athletes ever. BJJ Fanatics talks with him in this podcast about his career and his guard pass.


Episode 20 Matheus Diniz: Breaking Through



 

The 2019 ADCC Champ at 88 KG discusses his life in BJJ, the influence of his coach Marcelo Garcia and how he got over the hump in 2019 for his first major world title as a Black Belt.

Ep 17 Adam Wardzinski Mastering the Butterfly Sweep & More



Adam Wardziński is a Polish grappler and black belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu under AlanFinfou” do Nascimento. Adam stops by the podcast to discuss Mastering the Butterfly Sweep & much more.

 

To learn more great Jiu Jitsu Techniques, visit https://www.bjjfanatics.com

BJJ Fanatics was started by a pair of black belts (Bernardo Faria & Michael Zenga) who feel that nothing is more important than improving your BJJ skills as much as possible in the least amount of time.  Their aim was to create a shop for BJJ Students who don’t look at BJJ as a sport – but as a lifestyle.

 

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Ep 16 Shawn Williams : The Williams Podcast



This episode, Shawn Williams, 4th degree black belt Renzo Gracie, head instructor at 5 Star Martial Arts stops by the podcast to discuss his start in BJJ, training with instructors like Renzo Gracie, Matt Serra, and Ricardo Almeida. Additionally, one of his top training partners and collaborators was John Danaher. Shawn Williams’ major BJJ and Grappling accomplishments include: 2003 black belt lightweight IBJJF Pan American Bronze Medallist, Ohio Pro Am Champion (2004), FILA Regional Qualifier (2008), ADCC Qualifier Bronze Medallist (2003), NAGA eight-man invitational champion, and Grapplers Quest Champion. Shawn Willliams has developed an effective guard dubbed “The Williams Guard” by John Danaher. The guard is very effective in BJJ and MMA in its ability to prevent strikes from an opponent while setuping arm bars, triangles, and omaplata submissions. You can also hear Shawn as the long-time analyst and commentator for the top BJJ and grappling events in the world, including the Abu Dhabi Combat Club World Championships, Abu Dhabi World Professional Championships, IBJJF World Championships, IBJJF Pans, and Kasai Elite Grappling Championships.

 

To learn more great Jiu Jitsu Techniques, visit https://www.bjjfanatics.com

BJJ Fanatics was started by a pair of black belts (Bernardo Faria & Michael Zenga) who feel that nothing is more important than improving your BJJ skills as much as possible in the least amount of time.  Their aim was to create a shop for BJJ Students who don’t look at BJJ as a sport – but as a lifestyle.

 

Website: http://bjjfanatics.com

 

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAqme-CE-yLm01BV5nUjPPA

 

Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/733553463659020/

 

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