Billy Hong and Eric Stang in Studio today! Billy Hong is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner, graphic designer, videographer and cartoonist. He is known throughout the grappling community for his work as @immortalchoke . Be sure to check out his Instagram and Patreon page for more information.
Eric Stang is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu purple belt instructor, competitor and practitioner. He and his family produce some amazing organic honey here in the San Francisco Bay Area. Hit him on Instagram @ninja.stang to check out some of the best honey you've ever had and catch him teaching at One World Jiu Jitsu and AKA Sunnyvale if you're in the Bay Area.
Thanks to Billy for todays podcast artwork.
On today's episode we talk about Jiu Jitsu competition.
David Mitchell is an accomplished amateur wrestler and jiu jitsu competitor. He will be competing at Fight to Win Pro in San Jose, CA on Friday December 8th against the super talented Benji Silva.
Tyler Shew will be competing on the event as well in the purple belt division. He is an up and coming competitor under the One World Jiu Jitsu banner.
Jason Yago returns to the podcast as a CHAMPION after winning the open weight purple belt masters division at the Jiu Jitsu Grand Prix in Pleasanton, California this past Saturday.
Gary Menezes is a hardworking blue belt competitor. First guy on the mat last guy off. He brought home some nice hardware from both the Jiu Jitsu Grand Prix and Jiu Jitsu World League tournaments this weekend competing in a total of 3 divisions across two tournaments in less than 24 hours.