Neil Melanson, one of the baddest dudes on the planet. Before fully diving into the MMA and grappling scene he was air Marshall for many years. He's an also avid shooter and big 2A supporter. After leaving law-enforcement he became a grappling coach for some of the worlds best fighters just to name a few Randy couture, Anthony Johnson and many more high-level UFC fighters. Neil is an expert in his field and the Godfather Of Filth. His catch wrestling style is brutal and extremely effective. Enjoy.Sponsor: Effective Fitness Training Program: (Effective Fitness) Use code: “podcast” for 10% off for life.
Un podcast de Bjj Canarias. Hablamos de la historia de Neil Melanson, considerado un grappler de un nivel técnico impresionante, al igual que un maestro del más alto nivel. Está especializado en el sistema Hayastán, formado por nada menos que Gene LeBell, Gokor Chivichyan y es cinturón negro de Karo Parisyan. En cuanto a su vida personal, sufre una enfermedad autoinmune que lo ha dejado ciego de un ojo y sordo de un oído, además de sufrir artritis, lo cual no ha impedido que abandone lo que más le gusta.
Catch Wrestling, Guard work, and Dominick Cruz's brilliance with MMA Coach Neil Melanson
Catch Wrestling, Guard work, and Dominick Cruz's brilliance with MMA Coach Neil Melansonmore info: https://www.jiujitsutimes.com/mma-coach-neil-melanson-breaks-down-dominick-cruz-vs-henry-cejudo-at-ufc-249/
The Godfather of Filth and Ground Marshall himself joins us to break down the evolution of his grappling style. Keys to becoming an effective grappler and just what exactly happened with his toe.Pick up Neil's DVD at https://bjjfanatics.com/collections/instructional-videos/fighter_neil-melansonFollow Neil:Instagram: @neilmelansonmma//Get your "STFU AND ROLL" T-Shirt: bit.ly/2FwLs6YGet 20% off your order at www.ChokeAloha.com when you use the promo code JIUJITSURADIOGet 10% off your order at www.jiujitsusoapco.com with the promo code JJRADIOCheck out GiraffeChoke.com and get 25% off and free shipping on orders over $99 with the promo code JJRADIOProtect your nuts with Diamond MMA cups. Get 10% off with the promo code JIUJITSURADIO at checkout when you visit www.DiamondMMA.comFollow Alex on IG:@jiujitsuradio@sondermarketingFollow Shawn: @GorillaBoyBJJ
This week we have an interview with Neil Melanson. Neal is one of the top MMA coaches in the world working with fighters such as Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort, and Randy Couture. He has made a recent move back to Las Vegas and has plans on opening a gym with Ricky Lundell. This interview is packed full of great advice for competitive grapplers, pro MMA athletes and everyday hobby martial artist. We talk about: Being back in Las Vegas What you don't train someone to do can be important Strategies in MMA grappling Leg locks in MMA Room for growth in the leg lock game How your body type can dictate your style of grappling The growth of the no-gi game Learning to fight off of the fence The idea of mastery for grappling His next instructionals Opening up a gym with Ricky Lundell in Las Vegas The need to always be growing Links: Neal's DVD's Neal Melanson on Facebook Our past interview with Neal Quote of the week: "I remember once, actually the first race I ran, I fell." Usain Bolt Article of the week: Is It Ok For Beginners To Start Training No-Gi Only? [caption id="attachment_4888" align="alignright" width="225"] Find out how to support the BjjBrick Podcast here![/caption] Catch us next week for another episode of The BjjBrick Podcast The BjjBrick Podcast is in iTunes, Stitcher radio, and Google Play Music for Andriod
Epi 177 Legendary MMA Grappling Coach Neil Melanson
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This week we are excited to bring you an interview with Neil Melanson. Neil is one of the top MMA coaches teaching grappling. Neil is the former Head Grappling coach at both Xtreme Couture Las Vegas and Alliance MMA you will now find him as Head Coach of The Blackzillians MMA Team. Neil has coached many fighters including Dominic Cruz, Randy Couture, and Michael Chandler. We talk about: Not training with the gi What is catch wrestling The rules, submissions, and tactics of catch wrestling Ground fighting for MMA Why some wrestlers struggle doing MMA grappling Neutralizing an athletic opponent The importance of having a good attitude for training Learning things from lower belts The problem with hierarchy in grappling How to make grappling more interesting Being able to submit someone that is better than you The changes in the leg lock game His Catch Wrestling Formula DVD Using the cage for grappling in mma Links: Neil Melanson's DVD THE CATCH WRESTLING FORMULA Blackzillians Jaco Hayabusa Neil Melanson on Facebook Quote of the week: "To get better you have to step out of your comfort zone. You can't do the same things you've always done & improve." Jordan Burroughs Article of the week: There are Two Types of Coaches. Which are You? The Referee Corner Epi 3 Belts getting untied Please check out this video if you are interested in supporting The BjjBrick Podcast. The BjjBrick Wall of Support is being constructed and you can help Catch us next week for another episode of The BjjBrick Podcast https://youtu.be/2_IhNmr4pMI The BjjBrick Podcast is in iTunes, Stitcher radio, and Google Play Music for Andriod