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Jiu Jitsu Dummies Ep.13, SubStars, UFC Fighters Competing in Sumo, Helping Veterans find and pay for Jiu-Jitsu

February 16, 2020

Jiu-Jitsu Dummies, Episode 13. The Dummies welcome SubStars Founder Alex Kruger-Dobrota and Director of Operations Dru Phoenix. We discuss:

  • Alex's background in the Marines
  • Motivation behind starting SubStars
  • What sets SubStars apart from all other Jiu-Jitsu events
  • SubStars involvement with Mission 22 and the We Defy Foundation
  • How Sumo plays into the SubStars event on February 21st in Miami
  • Does he wash his gi belt? The answer may surprise you!
  • Listener questions and tons of GIVEAWAYS!! 
  • And of course, the stacked card including some of today's most popular UFC fighters

Main Fight Card:

  • Main Event – Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier vs Garry “The Lion Killer” Tonon
  • Co-Main Event- Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu vs Rafael Lovato Jr
  • Co-Main Event – Gordon “The King” Ryan vs Aaron “Tex” Johnson
  • Gi – Patrick Gaudio vs Keenan Cornelius

CELEBRITY SUMO (Round Robin best 2 of 3) – Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs Curtis “Razor” Blaydes vs Yamamotoyama (600 lbs Heaviest Japanese Sumo wrestler in history) vs Takeshi (210 lbs Japanese Sumo Champion)

  • NoGi – Vagner Rocha vs Thiago Moises
  • Gi – Maggie Grindatti vs Luiza Monteiro
  • NoGi – Enrico Cocco vs Ethan Crelinsten 
  • NoGi – Nick Rodriguez vs Roosevelt Sousa 
  • Gi – Felipe Porto Schiavon vs Eduardo Roque
  • NoGi – Andy Perez vs Alex Moran
  • NoGi – Jasmine Rocha vs Nathalia Santoro
  • NoGi – Hector Acosta vs Carlos Andrade
  • NoGi – Elijah Castanon vs Carlos Sainz
  • More were added since the recording of this podcast 

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