Tim starts off the show talking about the WAR Mixed Martial Arts event that Nick Diaz put on in Stockton on June 22nd, 2013. Tim talks about the "special" type of MMA crowd in Stockton and how Nate Diaz almost got into a fight with a corner man from the opposing camp. Matt gets defensive when Tim suggests the Stockton fighters did not fair too well in the event. The guys talk about Metamoris 3 and the removal of judges from future Metamoris events, Kurt Osiander's submission only event coming up in August, 2013, and Tim being accused of being a jiu-jitsu bully.
Later, the guys call Rener Gracie to talk about jiu-jitsu for law enforcement, what reasonable force is, and how Rener and Ryron innovate new self-defense techniques for law enforcement. The guys ask Rener about Metamoris 3, Brendan Schuab's performance, submission only jiu-jitsu, and what points have done to the evolution of jiu-jitsu. Ernest asks Rener about some jiu-jitsu rumors and much much more.
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Tim starts off the show talking about the Jiu-Jitsu by The Sea Summer 2013 tournament and his son Noah's success as a competitor. He also breaks the good news that Inside BJJ will be doing the play by play commentary for the 2013 US Open BJJ tournament. The guys talk about the recent subject of IBJJF corruption, school registration, and black belt registration requirements. Later the guys recap Metamoris and talk about the Brenda Schuab running man incident.
Afterwards, the guys talk to Luis Heredia about coming to the United States with Rickson to help Rorion Gracie get Jiu-Jitsu off the ground in the U.S. Luis talks about living in a garage for three years teaching, training, and performing in challenge matches. He goes on to talk about his view of Jiu-Jitsu today, the influence of Rickson Gracie, and how fortunate he is to be the first purple belt ever in the United States.
Tim starts off the show bragging about receiving his brown belt. Ernest and Matt go back and forth a bit about it. Tim won't drop the subject and fills up the entire first segment.
Later, the guys call Steve Hordinski. Steve is a Relson Gracie blackbelt from Littleton, CO. The guys talk Steve about his start in Jiu-Jitsu, becoming a black belt, opening a gym, and living and training with Relson Gracie. In the wrap up, Steve gives his picks for Metamoris 2.
Tim starts off the show talking about the latest Inside BJJ T-Shirt in design by Edwin Frias at www.frilovecreations.com. Tim also mentions a new article by Dan Faggella about Rafa Mendes on the cover of Inside BJJ. The guys talk about the Stockton man who used "UFC" moves to stop a robbery, the 2013 Worlds, and the cool Inside BJJ listeners.
Later the guys talk to Rose Gracie and Javier Vazquez about the upcoming 2013 Gracie Worlds in Santa Clara, CA.
Afterwards, the guys do a segment of "Tales From the Mat" with Brent Littell. Brent talks about a guy who cried because he didn't get promoted, another guy who was going to sue his instructor over promotions and white belt tough guys.