Danny Alvarez is a 2nd Degree Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. Danny is affiliate under 4th degree Black Belt Bruno Bastos. Check out his full bio and huge competition history here.
We talk about:
- His start with BJJ
- Leaving a good full time job to teach BJJ
- Balancing work and family
- His aggressive style of BJJ
- Doing BJJ as a family
- Overcoming travel difficulties
- Cutting weight as you travel
- How to use internet to help your training
- The importance of doing private lessons
- Avoiding frustration when learning a new technique
- Advice for doing your first tournament
Quote of the week: “Shoot for the moon and even if you miss you will be among the stars” Bernardo Faria. This is a must listen to quote! it starts at 2min 30sec.
The video Gary was talking about “Kid Destroys Bully With Punch And Double Leg”
Catch us next week for another episode of The BjjBrick Podcast