Long time BJJ Practitioner/Photographer Kenny Jewel teams up with BJJ Black Belt Felicia Oh to discuss all things BJJ and MMA. Their guests include some of the most influential people in the game and some not so influential. The duo talks to the new competitors of today as well as the originals who started the game.
Episode 111 - Megan Parducho
Kenny interviews brown belt Megan Parducho. We discuss Megan's fun times competing at tourneys, a little behind the scenes of EBI, coordinating at DREAM Championships and her new career as Real Estate Agent.
Episode 110 * Penny Thomas
Felicia and Kenny talk to one of the Pioneers of women Jiu Jitsu, Black Belt Penny Thomas. They discuss training in South Africa, coming to the states for her first tournament, living and training in Hawaii and raising her two kids. Available on Stitcher, Spotify and iTunes/Apple Podcasts.
Episode 109 - Rudy Fischmann
Felicia and Kenny talk with their old friend, Black Belt Rudy Fischmann. Rudy is a brain cancer survivor and details the discovery all the way to recovery. He also tells a few stories including the Cleber incident and trying to wear a luche libre mask at a few tournaments. Available on iTunes/Apple Podcasts, Stitcher and Spotify.
Episode 108 - Scotty Nelson
Kenny and Felicia interview Scotty Nelson, one of the co-founders of On The Mat(OTM). They discuss his early training days at Ralph Gracie's, some dojo storming and some stories of Ralph. He also shared how he became involved in a hospital in Mexico, which offers alternative medicine, stem cell therapy, cancer treatment and auto immune issues at a fraction of what it costs here in the United States. Available on Stitcher, Spotify and iTunes/Applet Podcasts.
Episode 107 - Adisa Banjoko
Kenny and Felicia chat with Ralph Gracie Student, fellow podcaster and founder of Hip Hop Chess, Adisa Banjoko. They discuss his beginnings, including his first day of class with Dave Camarillo and Bobby Southworth. Also he tells a few stories including Cameron Earl, Ralph Gracie and BJ Penn. Available on iTunes/Apple Podcasts, Spotify & Stitcher.
Episode 106 - Women's Dirty Dozen
Kenny and Felicia interview Cindy Hales, DC Maxwell, Jocelyn Chang and Kris Shaw, four members of the Womens Dirty Dozen, of which Felicia is also a member. The Women's Dirty Dozen is the first 12 women to achieve BJJ black belt status outside of Brazil. Available on iTunes/Apple Podcasts, Stitcher and Spotify.
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Want to know Bjj history? Want to know who and what’s current with BJJ? Then this is the podcast to listen to.
Hosts Kenny and Felicia are icons of the BJJ community- they have more knowledge and first hand, personal experience with this sport and martial art than any other podcast on the subject of BJJ. If you’re not familiar with who they are, google Felicia (Ladies first) for a start.
They ask great questions, have superior insight and talk with all kinds of people from the BJJ world from legends to rising stars, men and women. OSSSSS