Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 49 - Interview with IJF-B Referee David Ellis, US Senior Nationals

May 22, 2018

David Ellis, an IJF-B certified referee and a fixture in Florida Judo, joins the show to discuss his career as a referee.  Judo Dave also discusses the results of the US Senior Nationals plus thoughts on Deadpood 2, Kayla Harrison in MMA, and Ronda Rousey's match at Money In The Bank.  

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  • Training while hurt. [3:27]  
  • Thoughts on Deadpool 2. [6:30]  
  • Kayla Harrison MMA debut. [9:14]  
  • Ronda Rousey's match at Money In The Bank. [13:23]  
  • US Senior Nationals. [15:02]  
  • Interview with David Ellis. [21:29]  

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 48 - Judo Data On Google Trends, World Championships News, Stiff Arming

May 9, 2018

Google Trends shows a concerning metric with regards to Judo as a search topic.  Judo Dave delves into this topic and what it may mean for Judo's long term growth in certain parts of the world.  Breaking news on the World Judo Championships front and a discussion on stiff arming in Judo.   

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  • Cobra Kai! [3:46]  
  • Avengers: Infinity War. [6:33]  
  • Trying no-gi Judo against a wrestler. [8:33]  
  • Listener Reaction: Lots of BJJ in Judo! [13:23]  
  • Google Trends data on search terminology and topics regarding Judo. [16:55]   
  • Judo Dave's affiliation with AAU Judo and the JBBA. [32:45]  
  • Breaking News for World Judo Championships! [38:16]  
  • Stiff arming in Judo: Why you shouldn't do it and how to deal with it. [42:31]  

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 47 - No-Gi Judo

April 24, 2018

Judo Dave gave No-Gi Judo a second chance and is here to give his thoughts and opinions on his latest experience doing No-Gi Judo.  Team USA has impressive results in two tournaments and Judo Dave has two very special announcements to make and one breaking news item as of 4/24/2018!  

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  • Rant on crash pads. [show opener]  
  • Two special announcements. [10:46]  
  • BREAKING NEWS! [14:59]  
  • Success for Team USA at Pan American Championships and Antalya Grand Prix. [19:34]  
  • No-Gi Judo. [28:51]  
  • World Judo Day. [47:28]  

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 46 - Tbilisi Grand Prix Review, Honorary Promotions, and Ronda Rousey at Wrestlemania 34

April 10, 2018

Is giving an honorary black belt to someone a good thing or a bad thing?  Judo Dave delves into this topic, talks about the Tbilisi Grand Prix, and of course gives his thoughts on Ronda Rousey's performance at Wrestlemania 34.

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  • Cobra Kai! [04:32]  
  • Ippon Seoi Nage [07:02]  
  • Honorary Promotions to Black Belt [13:26]  
  • Ukemi [22:13]  
  • Tbilisi Grand Prix [34:38]  
  • Wrestlemania 34 [47:44]  

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 45 - USA Judo Alliance Agreement, Ekaterinburg Grand Slam, Special Guest Co-Host

March 27, 2018

Rey Berrones, a long time listener, joins the Judo Chop Suey podcast as a guest co-host to talk about his experiences as a middle-aged Judoka, his thoughts on the historic Alliance Agreement between the three major Judo organizations in the United States, and his thoughts on the Ekaterinburg Grand Slam.   

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  • Thoughts on Historic Alliance Agreement [40:38]  
  • Discussion on Ekaterinburg Grand Slam [1:08:03]   

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 44 - Steve Scott Joins The Show To Discuss Ronda Rousey’s Promotion To Rokudan

March 6, 2018

Sensei Steve Scott joins the podcast to discuss Ronda Rousey’s induction into the International Sports Hall of Fame, her promotion to rokudan, Dr. AnnMaria De Mars’ promotion to shichidan, and Becky Scott’s promotion to shichidan.  Plus, Judo Dave delves into the conspiracy on the IJF changing rules to benefit certain countries.   

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  • Tai otoshi and trying to break bad habits. [1:42]   
  • Talented people and how they can inspire you on or off the mat. [7:47]   
  • Thoughts on Black Panther. [12:38] 
  • Listener reaction. [14:52] 
  • Does the IJF change the rules to benefit certain nations? [17:13] 
  • Ronda Rousey inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame and promoted to Rokudan.  Featuring Sensei Steve Scott! [23:55]   

The World of Belts – A discussion on rank by Steve Scott: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ow13sdKKrFE   

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 43 - Judan Rank Holders, Paris Grand Slam, FFJudo Takes Stand Against IJF

February 20, 2018

Fédération Française de Judo (FFJudo) attempts to put their foot down on the new IJF rules.  Will other organizations follow suit?  A brief discussion on the history of Judan rank holders in the United States, Paris Grand Slam results, Marius Vizer Twitter Q&A, and listener reaction!   

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  • Judo Dave calls for a moratorium on post-workout shirtless group photos. [3:37]  
  • Listener reaction. [7:11]  
  • FFJudo takes a stand against the IJF. [17:25]  
  • Jim Bregman promoted to Judan plus a synopsis on judan rank holders in the United States. [31:37]  
  • Thoughts on Paris Grand Slam. [43:58]  
  • Marius Vizer Twitter Q&A. [1:02:00]  
  • Original Judo Podcast: Is Judo a sport or a martial art? [1:10:08]  

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 42 - O Soto Gari, Ronda Rousey, History of Judo Rules

February 6, 2018

A look back into the evolution of competitve Judo rules, the difference between how O Soto Gari is taught vs. how it's actually performed, thoughts on Ronda Rousey's appearance at the Royal Rumble.  Plus, listener reaction!  

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  • Ronda Rousey in the WWE. [3:49]  
  • Should Ronda be giving back to Judo instead?  [10:20]  
  • Listener Reaction....about The Last Jedi!  [15:32]  
  • Thoughts on O Soto Gari. [25:26]  
  • Clasical O Soto Gari Doesn't Work.  An article by Mr. Ben Holmes.  [38:00]  
  • Evolution of Judo rules.  [52:13]   

Judo Info: http://www.judoinfo.com  

Link to Classical O Soto Gari Doesn't Work: http://www.bestjudo.com/article/0822/classical-osotogari-doesnt-work  

Link to rebuttal: http://www.bestjudo.com/article/0823/classical-osotogari-does-work-rebuttal-steve-cunningham   

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 41 - IJF Referee and Coaching Seminar, Weightlifting, O Goshi, and Star Wars

January 24, 2018

Happy New Year again to all of you out there in podcast land!  On this episode Judo Dave talks about the IJF rule changes and clarifications that came out of the IJF Referee and Coaching Seminar held in Mittersill, Austria.  Judo Dave also talks about lifting weights as a middle aged man and how that has helped his Judo and his overall fitness.  O Goshi, Team USA news, and of course...Star Wars.

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi (spoilers). [04:30]  
  • Beginner weightlifting for middle aged person. [09:49]   
  • How weightlifting has helped my Judo in the short term. [23:27]  
  • O Goshi and why going back to the basics is important to me.  [33:07]  
  • News from the IJF Referee and Coaching Seminar. [44:55]  
  • Team USA news.  [1:08:48]   

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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 40 - The Cody Chop Suey Experience

January 5, 2018

Happy New Year!  Judo Dave Roman is ringing in the new year with a special guest co-host.  Cody Strey, the host of The CodyJitsu Podcast and a BJJ purple belt (noting that ensures a 10% increase in downloads), joins the podcast to talk about Judo and BJJ.  On this episode Cody and I talk about many things including the following topics:  

  • Our podcasting experiences.  [4:27]  
  • Cody's Judo and BJJ affiliations. [15:00]  
  • Defending the belt. [36:00]  
  • Promotions and curriculum. [46:20]  
  • Newaza only Judo tournaments. [1:05:41]  

CodyJitsu Podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/codyjitsu/id1271380913?mt=2

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