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The Raspberry Ape Podcast

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A podcast hosted by BJJ black belt Daniel Strauss Aka the Raspberry Ape. Every episode I will be getting a new guest on to talk BJJ, training and everything else.

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A podcast hosted by BJJ black belt Daniel Strauss Aka the Raspberry Ape. Every episode I will be getting a new guest on to talk BJJ, training and everything else.

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Hands down one of the best podcasts out there—BJJ or otherwise!

By Lucifrank - Jun 20 2019
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Dan is as much a beast behind the mic as he is on the mats. A consummate interviewer, Dan’s podcast is full of insights, humor, inspiration, and colorful stories that are sure to enthrall and entertain.

Thoroughly enjoy each episode

By Jacklelezez - Apr 03 2019
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Dan is a great interviewer, makes every interview feel natural and never the same as the last, have learned so much about UK BJJ history, as well as many other interesting topics, love the show.

iTunes Ratings

27 Ratings
Average Ratings
27
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Hands down one of the best podcasts out there—BJJ or otherwise!

By Lucifrank - Jun 20 2019
Read more
Dan is as much a beast behind the mic as he is on the mats. A consummate interviewer, Dan’s podcast is full of insights, humor, inspiration, and colorful stories that are sure to enthrall and entertain.

Thoroughly enjoy each episode

By Jacklelezez - Apr 03 2019
Read more
Dan is a great interviewer, makes every interview feel natural and never the same as the last, have learned so much about UK BJJ history, as well as many other interesting topics, love the show.
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The Raspberry Ape Podcast

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A podcast hosted by BJJ black belt Daniel Strauss Aka the Raspberry Ape. Every episode I will be getting a new guest on to talk BJJ, training and everything else.

Rank #1: Episode 59 - Kurt Osiander

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Kurt Osiander is one of the most well-known characters in all of BJJ, known for his crazy personality and zero-fucks-given attitude

Kurt talks about his split from longtime coach Ralph Gracie, how he got into BJJ, the zombie apocalypse, trying to kill a dove, his MMA career, drawing naked women, being a role model, training over 50, drinking, partying and ancient weapons.
Jul 27 2018
1 hour 56 mins
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Rank #2: Episode 76 - Klaus Yohannes - The Black Vikings

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Klaus is a strength and conditioning coach and founder of the Black Vikings movement.

In this episode, we talk about the founding of the Black Vikings, the sagas, the movements, the mantras, injuries, struggle, axes and more.
Aug 05 2019
1 hour 44 mins
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Rank #3: Episode 32 - Mauricio Gomes

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Mauricio Gomes is a 7th degree coral belt in BJJ, one of the "famous five" under Rolls Gracie and father of Roger Gracie.

It was a absolute honour to be able to sit down with Mauricio and talk about his life and jiu jitsu. In this episode we talk about the history of the Gracie family, Mauricio's connection and relationship with the Gracie's, especially Rolls, how he travelled around to Japan and the UK to spread jiu jitsu, his own personal competition career, the career of his son Roger Gracie, self defence vs sport jiu jitsu and much much more.

Mauricio is a living legend of the sport and it was great to have him share his story.

To book anything with Mauricio email: natnic@live.co.uk

Follow on Facebook: www.facebook.com/MauricioGomesukbjj

Check out www.rogergracie.com
Aug 07 2017
3 hours 31 mins
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Rank #4: Episode 46 - Jon Hegan

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Jon Hegan is a BJJ, Judo and Krav Maga black belt and former Marines Commando.

In this episode we talk about Jon's time in the Marines, how he got into BJJ, training with the Gracie family in the 90's, the early days of UK BJJ, taking his black belt test with the Valente brothers, training with a blue belt Roger Gracie, training Krav Maga in Israel, working with violent young offenders for 14 years and much more.

For more info on Jon visit his website:

www.kravmagacombat.com
Jan 29 2018
3 hours 13 mins
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Rank #5: Episode 42 - Andrew Marshall 2: The Revenge

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Andrew Marshall is a Strength and Conditioning coach.

I talk to Andrew about training.
Dec 10 2017
2 hours 7 mins
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Rank #6: Episode 38 - Sebastian Brosche - Yoga for BJJ

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Sebastian Brosche is a BJJ black belt and owner of Yoga for BJJ.

In this episode we talk about yoga, injuries, nutrition, sleep, Yoga for BJJ and much more.

For more info check out:
www.yogaforbjj.net

Or follow Yoga for BJJ:
www.facebook.com/yogaforbjj www.instagram.com/yogaforbjj
Oct 15 2017
1 hour 52 mins
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Rank #7: Episode 54 - Ffion Davies

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Ffion Davies is one of the UK's top BJJ competitors and a Judo black belt.

In this episode we talk about how Ffion got into martial arts, her judo career, how she got into BJJ, breaking down her competition success, and covering a lot of women related topics in BJJ including women teaching, should you date your instructor and dick pics, probably too much about dick pics.

Find Ffion on instragram: www.instagram.com/ffioneira3

Find out more about CF24: www.cf24jiujitsu.co.uk
May 02 2018
2 hours 40 mins
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Rank #8: Episode 1 - Andrew Marshall

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For my first ever episode i'm joined by Andrew Marshall, a strength and conditioning coach and founder and owner of Villain Strength and Villain Barbell Club.

We talk about the fitness industry, strength training for BJJ, the important of mentality in training and pretty much ramble about everything in between.
Jun 02 2016
1 hour 38 mins
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Rank #9: Episode 14 - Mike Leng - Unorthodox Nutrition

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Mike Leng of Unorthodox Nutrition is a nutritionist focusing on sports performance for a range of athletes, many of which are BJJ or combat sports athletes.

We talk about cutting weight, losing weight, gaining weight, day of fight nutrition, what to eat around training and much much more.

For more info or to contact Mike visit:

http://www.unorthodox-nutrition.com
Dec 04 2016
2 hours 42 mins
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Rank #10: Episode 5 - Nicolas Gregoriades

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Today I’m joined by BJJ black belt and founder of the Jiu Jitsu Brotherhood Nicolas Gregoriades. In this episode we talk about his nomadic lifestyle, travelling, his conceptual approach to jiu jitsu, yoga, Ayahuasca and more. Nic is a very free thinking guy who I always love chatting to and hope you all enjoy it.

If you want to find more about Nic you can find all about the Jiu Jitsu Brotherhood at - www.jiujitsubrotherhood.com

Buy cool stuff like gis and rash guards at - www.jjbgear.com

And listen to his own podcast at - www.digitalcommunion.com
And as always if you want to contact the podcast hit me up at - theraspberryapepodcast@gmail.com
Jul 05 2016
1 hour 54 mins
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Rank #11: Episode 69 - Lachlan Giles

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Lachlan Giles is an elite competitive black belt, coach and physio.

In this episode, we talk Australian jiu jitsu, coaching, competition, leg locks, rule sets, running an academy, injuries and more.
Mar 26 2019
1 hour 53 mins
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Rank #12: Episode 3 - Simon Hayes

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This episode I sit down with BMX champion, life long martial artist, judo black belt, jiu jitsu black belt, Carlson Gracie London instructor, bulldog owner and Oscar award winning sound engineer Simon Hayes.

In an epic 3 and a half hour conversation we talk about his history in sport and martial arts, how he found BJJ, the birth of jiu jitsu in the UK, training on set with the likes of Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham, the creation of his famous smash pass and even the history of bulldogs.

If you have any questions or comments for the podcast email me at:
theraspberryapepodcast@gmail.com
Jun 18 2016
3 hours 35 mins
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Rank #13: Episode 8 - Oli Geddes

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Today I'm joined by Roger gracie black belt and jiu jitsu nomad Oli Geddes. Oli has spent his jiu jitsu journey travelling around the world teaching and competing more than almost anyone else.

We discuss his nomadic lifestyle, his journey into a full time jiu jitsu athlete, training with Roger Gracie, the development of his famous half guard and foot lock game, his strength training and his interesting diet.

For more about Oli visit: www.olivergeddes.com

To buy Oli's foot lock instructional visit: www.footlockmastery.com

Or follow him on instagram: www.instagram.com/olivergeddes

To contact the podcast: theraspberryapepodcast@gmail.com
Aug 08 2016
2 hours 42 mins
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Rank #14: Episode 2 - Alan Whitton - The Mind as a Weapon

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This episode i'm sitting down with Alan Whitton of Fighter's mind to talk about training the mind to be the most effective weapon possible. We discuss my experiences working with him, the techniques and methodology that Alan uses with his clients and tips for all athletes.

Contact Alan through facebook at:
www.facebook.com/fightersmind

Or his website at:
www.fightersmind.co.uk
Jun 10 2016
1 hour 32 mins
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Rank #15: Episode 50 - Simon Yeo

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Simon Yeo is a 15th degree Bujinkan Ninjutsu black belt and a Roger Gracie BJJ black belt.

In this episode we talk about Simon's journey into martial arts. The history of ninjutsu. How he discovered BJJ and how he combined it with his ninjutsu. Meeting and travelling Japan with Royce Gracie is his Pride days, hanging out with Eric Clapton, touring with INXS, teaching Bear Grylls on his boat and much more.

Find out more about Simon at www.yeodojo.net
Mar 19 2018
2 hours 46 mins
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Rank #16: Episode 11 - Kev Capel

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I sit down with Roger Gracie black belt and owner of RGA Bucks Kev Capel.

In this episode we talk about the early days of UK BJJ and MMA, Kev's time in the army, training with a young Roger Gracie, opening and building a successful academy, training in Brazil, his own competition experiences, what its like having a real BJJ family and much much more.
For more info on Kev visit: www.rgabucks.co.uk
As always to contact the podcast: theraspberryapepodcast@gmail.com
Sep 22 2016
2 hours 24 mins
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Rank #17: Episode 74 - John Will

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John Will is Australia's first BJJ black belt and one of the "dirty dozen" - The first 12 non-Brazilians to receive a BJJ black belt.

In this episode, we talk about Johns journey in the martial arts, the creation of his magazine; Blitz, training under the Gracie's and Machado's, participating in challenge matches, travelling the world studying martial arts and much more.
Jul 03 2019
1 hour 35 mins
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Rank #18: Discussion. Episode 3 - Quintet rundown

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In this episode Im joined by Luke Dalmedo as we chat about last weeks Quintet Grappling event in Japan.
Apr 20 2018
2 hours 10 mins
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Rank #19: Episode 33 - Marc Goddard

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Marc Goddard is a UFC referee and BJJ black belt under Braulio Estima.

In this episode I sit down with world renowned MMA referee Marc Goddard. What many people don't realise about Marc is that he has a long history training and competing within the martial arts. With a professional MMA career and a BJJ black belt. In this episode we talk about Marc's journey through the martial arts, how he got into refereeing, why he had to step away from his own fighting career, refereeing in BJJ and much more.
Aug 14 2017
2 hours 58 mins
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Rank #20: Episode 12 - Callum Medcraft - Jiu Jitsu Style

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Callum Medcraft is the creator of Jiu Jitsu Style magazine. One of the biggest jiu jitsu magazines in the world and a brown belt under Roger Gracie.

In the episode we talk about how he came to create Jiu Jitsu Style, the philosophy behind the mag, stories of where the mag has taken him. As well as talking about EBI, Polaris, how the sport has changed and how Callum sees it growing in the future.

To find out more about Jiu Jitsu Style visit:

www.bjjstyle.com

Facebook - facebook.com/bjjstyle

Instagram - instagram.com/bjjstyle

Twitter - twitter.com/jiujitsustyle
Oct 19 2016
2 hours 28 mins
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