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The Chewjitsu Podcast

May 31, 2021

Chewy discusses the concept of disrupting your opponent’s game by trying to figure out what their objectives and strategies are.

Chewy and Eugene also chat about the value of looking at the common objectives for each position or technique in BJJ, how to study or learn about an opponent, studying opponent...

May 24, 2021

We answer a listener question on preparing for a Jiu-Jitsu tournament on two weeks notice.

Chewy gives his tips on staying in shape, should you compete if you’re out of shape, adjusting your training to your “A-Game,” how much you should roll, what would stop Chewy from doing a competition, is there an indicator...

May 19, 2021

Chewy answers a question on cutting weight for BJJ competition.

Chewy discusses how important weight cutting is to BJJ and his thoughts on the low carb and Keto diet approach to cutting weight.

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May 17, 2021

On this episode of the podcast, Chewy and Eugene discuss their thoughts Gordon Ryan’s comment on Gi Jiu-Jitsu being phased out over the next 10 years.

We discuss our opinions on this topic, what rule sets/changes could make Gi Jiu-Jitsu more exciting, and we also do a live Q&A session.


34:50 The rule change that...

May 10, 2021

Todd is a former Marine, Jiu-Jitsu black belt, an author, and specializes in Executive Protection.

Todd discusses how he started training BJJ 25 years ago, how Jiu-Jitsu was unique to other martial arts, the early days of Jiu-Jitsu, fighting NHB (No Holds Barred/MMA), starting his Executive Protection company,...