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Dante Leon | GFTeam | Grapplefest 10 | MMA UK BJJ Show #68


Dante Leon of GFTeam speaks with MMA UKs Stoomboy about his upcoming grappling match against Oliver Taza at Grapplefest 10 #MMAUK #BJJ #FLOGRAPPLING--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/mmaukbjj/message


2 Nov 2021

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Episode 21: Jiu Jitsu and Strength Training - Dante Leon

Jiu Jitsu Motivation

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29 Oct 2021

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#199 Dante Leon Last Second Submission Win F2W 182 Recap IBJJF 2021 Pans Preview

Grappling Rewind: Breakdowns of Professional BJJ and Grappling Events

This week on the show Maine and Josh recap fight to win 182 headlines by Dante Leon versus Davi Ramos and preview the 2021 IBJJF Pans championshipIn the news section of the show we discuss the heavyweight bracket for who is number one championship for $30,000 and discuss who can beat Kaynan Duarte Plus we discuss ADCC North American trials that are coming up in a few months.In the recap section of the show we take a look at the last second submission that Dante Leon scored over Davi Ramos for the belt at fight to win. We discuss his guard play coupled with Ramos's pressure passing throughout the match.In our discussion of Jackson Nagai versus Edward Najmi we discussed some of the foot lock exchanges and Jackson’s lapel work versus Edwin that ultimately led to him securing a step over a triangle from side control to finish Edwin in the match.In our discussion of Gianni Grippo versus Samir Chantre we take a look at the new and improved version of Grippo and discuss the changes to his camp and how training with the Miyao brothers has really influenced his game, as well as his leg lock defense. In our preview of the 2021 IBJJF Pans Championship We discussed all of the men's and women's adult Black belt divisions And discuss some of the major players that have the potential to make a run at the title in this major event.  We also discussed some of the Grapplers returning to competition in this event after significant layoffs from major events plus discuss how large some of these divisions are in contrast to last year.  In the outro section of the show we discuss Grappling Rewind episode 200 and the special episode we are intending to record to commemorate this Monumental occasion for the podcast look out for Grappling Rewind special episode 200 in the middle of next week right after the normal recap podcast. Recorded 8-29-2021

1hr 8mins

31 Aug 2021

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#198 Dante Leon Vs Davi Ramos Preview F2W 182

Grappling Rewind: Breakdowns of Professional BJJ and Grappling Events

This week on the show Maine and Miranda talk about all the upcoming events and preview Fight to Win 182.  In the very long news section of the show we discuss Marcus Almeida Buchecha debut opponent in ONE FC, we talked about how the potential grappling may go, and discuss his debut in mind with Garry Tonon and Yuri Simoes.   We also discuss and run through all of the upcoming Combat Jiu-Jitsu cards including the all woman's card scheduled for the near future.   We talk in depth about ADCC  trials for 2022, that kicks off theADCC season and begins the run up to what will be the greatest grappling event in history so far.We also discuss numerous other events that are on tap for the near future including Submission Underground SUG Mason Fowler versus Kyle Boehm for the absolute title and king of overtime.We also take a brief look at the upcoming inaugural Grapple in the Temple event featuring David Garmo and Matheus Diniz.In the preview section of the show we discuss the three top matches on fight2win 182 in San Francisco California.   We take a look at Dante Leon vs Davi Ramos and talk about some of the recent struggles and wins both grapplers have had and start to discuss some of the stylistic choices each will probably make in the match.We discuss Gianni Grippo vs Samir Chantre talking about the recent big win Grippo had at The Emerald City Invitational, and how good he has looked recently since he's training situation and Camp moving to Hoboken.  We also discuss Edwin Najmi vs Jackson Nagai in a veteran versus up-and-coming Prospect match.   We once again see Edwin in the Gi  in this match we discuss his darce and triangle game and how they may be a bigger factor back in the Gi. In the outro section of the show Miranda discusses the recent Jeff Glover seminar she attended and the different ways that he elects to play deep half guard.Recorded 8-23-2021 


24 Aug 2021

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Pro Wrestling Iowa Episode 88 feat Sage Cainan and Dante Leon

Pro Wrestling Mothership

This week Dustin and Alex are joined by the host of Off the Chest of Timothy Regal! They talk about what happened at Funky Munky Wrestling this weekend as well as everything that happened at IPW in Algona. Alex is joined by Sage Cainan and Dante Leon for a very special interview talking 'SCW Hawkamania'!Get a Pro Wrestling Iowa Podcast t-shirt and show your support for the show!Follow this link to Amazon.com and your purchase will help support the Pro Wrestling Iowa Podcast at no extra cost to you!Shop at RIPT Apparel and use promo code PROWRESTLINGIOWA and receive 10% off your entire order!

26 Jun 2021

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11: The best of season 1 so far! Featuring Craig Jones, Dante Leon, Ffion Davies, and more

Inside Position

It's the mid-season break, and on this week's episode of Inside Position we look back at some of the best stories from the first 10 episodes of season 1. We won't give much away but there's some interesting insights into what it takes to reach the highest levels of the sport. So whether this is your first episode or you're a frequent listener, I hope you enjoy the conversations with some of the sport's best!


2 Jun 2021

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#246 – Dante Leon

Refined Savage Podcast

Dante Leon is a multiple World Champion Jiu-Jitsu fighter at lower belts. Pan – Am Champion and Kasai World Champion. The post #246 – Dante Leon appeared first on Blind Dog Gym.

1hr 2mins

20 May 2021

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1: Dante Leon on competing at a high level and reaching your potential as an athlete

Inside Position

He's a black belt world champion, ADCC semi finalist, and one of the most exciting grapplers in the world. On this weeks show, the Canadian explains how he went from being a juvenile world champion to competing in the adult divisions, along with some of the challenges he has faced along the way.


17 Mar 2021

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#171 Cobrina Jr. Brings it, F2W 163 recap, Preview of Dante Leon vs Manuel Ribamar F2W 164

Grappling Rewind: Breakdowns of Professional BJJ and Grappling Events

This week on the show Maine and Austin recap fight2win 163 and preview fight2win 164.  In the news section we discuss Rodolfo Vieira submission loss in the UFC due to arm in Guillotine choke, and we also discuss the recently-announced matchup between Gordon Ryan and Roberto Jimenez on who is number one taking place February 26th.  We talk about Robertos changes in his game and how Gordon has a submission pathway to victory. In the recap section of the show we breakdown Kennedy Maciel’s victory over Diego “Pato” Oliveira to retain the Lightweight Title in the Gi.  We talk about his armbar attempt and how Diego was able to Alleviate the pressure of the submission using proper positioning and escape.  we also discuss some recent technique from Keenan Cornelius demonstrating the same thing. In the recap of Rafael Formiga Barbosa vs Johnny Souza we talk about Slams in BJJ and how Fromiga kept his Middleweight Masters Title with a well timed slam and pass.  We also talk about alternate ways that slams can be scored, and why they are important in professional matches.  In the recap of Pedro Marinho vs Matheus Luna we talked about Pedros takedown game and his activity at Black Belt. In the submission of the night match between Isaac Doederlein and Matheus Galvao we discuss the back take and transition off of Matheus kneebar attempt that saw Issac finish a great collar choke from the back.In the match between Max Gimenis and Tex Johnson we discuss the scoring of the match and the places that both grapplers excelled in this match.  We talk about how the scoring of this match played out and how positional and takedown dominance outweighed submission offence.  We also discuss the various titles held by both men and what we would like to see them fight for in the future. In the preview of F2W 164 we About a number of rematches taking place on the card including Dante Leon vs Manuel Ribamar which is a rematch of NY Pro matches in both 2017, and 2018.  We talk about how Dantes game has changed and how Ribimar may have to deal with Dante in the F2W rule set.  We talk about Pedro Marinho vs Oliver Taza a rematch of the JitzKing tournament that saw Pedro advance.  We contrast how submission offence and points contrast in both meetings.  In Gianni Grippo vs Gabriel Sousa we discuss how the IBJJF rules contrast with the F2W rules and if this will favor either grappler.  In Vagner Rocha vs Yuri Simoes the only non-rematch we previewed we talk about the levels of activity of both as of late and the possibility of Yuri coming back into BJJ.  We talk about Vagner moving up in weight and Yuri’s performances at ADCC 2015 and 2017.  In the outro of the show we discuss playing retro video games, speedrunning, and getting into wedding shape. Recorded 2-15-2021

1hr 8mins

16 Feb 2021

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This week, Nico and Tim speak with Black Belt No-Gi World Champion Dante Leon to discuss his recent performances on Who's Number One and Fight 2 Win, what it's like training during a pandemic, and his origins in the sport. Support The BJJ GOONS Podcast: SUBSCRIBE, LIKE, & SHARE!


10 Aug 2020