360 episodes

In-depth interviews with the biggest names in BJJ and Grappling! Each episode is designed to help you learn and improve your BJJ on the mats by hearing advice and insight from the best in the game!

The BJJ Fanatics Podcast Ryan Ford

    • Sports
    • 4.8 • 31 Ratings

In-depth interviews with the biggest names in BJJ and Grappling! Each episode is designed to help you learn and improve your BJJ on the mats by hearing advice and insight from the best in the game!

    Jeff Glover

    Jeff Glover

    Jeff Glover joins the show to talk about accidental triangles, how his instructor Franjinha changed the direction of his life, improving weak spots in his game and learning to stop worrying what other people think. He also talks about defense and escapes!

    • 1 hr 7 min
    William Tackett

    William Tackett

    William Tackett joins the show to talk about the value of competition, overcoming tournament anxiety, why the Coyote Half Guard was revolutionary for his game and his thoughts on crosstraining. He also goes deep on escaping bad positions!

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Amanda Leve

    Amanda Leve

    Amanda Leve joins the show to talk about her transition into MMA, why the purple belt was the hardest rank for her and having to close her school due to Covid lockdowns. She also talks about her big win over Gabi Garcia and the build up before the match!

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Sean Applegate

    Sean Applegate

    Sean Applegate joins the show to talk about starting BJJ in a small town, the meaning of belts and the importance of understanding weight distribution. He also gives deep insight on outside heel hooks and explains why teleportation is superior to flying!

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Pedro Sauer

    Pedro Sauer

    Pedro Sauer joins the show to talk about longevity in Jiu-Jitsu, the importance of learning to set traps and how your physical limitations can become strengths. He also gives deep insight on escaping side control and also explains why he hates pickles!

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Gui Mendes ft. Bernardo Faria

    Gui Mendes ft. Bernardo Faria

    In this special episode, Bernardo Faria sits down with Gui Mendes during the 2021 Worlds in California for an interview! They discuss developing champions, competition, academy ownership and much more!

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
31 Ratings

31 Ratings

The Canadian Smear ,

First rate

Like listening to an old friend

@tpatrickfoley ,

GCP

GCP is my go to for keeping updated on the happenings of the world of grappling. Ryan conducts a well researched, organized, and entertaining podcast.

GCP had been, and will continue to be, a staple in my podcast lineup!

quio187 ,

Without question, best bjj podcast

Ryan is smart and yet lets the guests speak for themselves. He doesn’t hog the conversation like other podcasters, but asks leading questions that allow the guests to share important life events and opinions. He’s a capable interviewer who does his work with humility and intelligence.

Dr. K. Khaled.

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