Nov 15, 2021
David is a Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt, multiple time IBJJF champion, "Who’s Number One" and "Fight 2 Win" competitor, and the owner of "Assembly Jiu-Jitsu" in Bloomfield Hills, MI.
On this episode David discusses preparing for the ADCC East Coast Trials, how to structure a warm-up, his start in martial arts, where his competitive drive came from, how to move past a loss, the Jiu-Jitsu scene in Michigan, learning leg locks, applying submissions safely, his thoughts on ripping submissions, the toll Injuries take on the body and recovery from injuries, why taking some injuries is vital to being a high level competitor, David’s most serious injury, competing against friends in Jiu-Jitsu, training yourself as a coach, dealing with nerves when competing, and his favorite tournament to compete in.
You can follow David in Instagram @garmoflowajj and find out more about his gym here: https://www.assembly-detroit.com/
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