Judo Chop Suey Podcast

The Judo Chop Suey Podcast is a show that discusses International Judo Federation results, topics, techniques, history, and opinion on all things related to Judo. Dave Roman currently holds the rank of nidan in Judo and has been a practitioner of Judo for 14 years. Other grappling sports and topics may be covered from time to time, most notably on Brazilian Jiu Jitsu where Dave also holds the rank of blue belt.

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IJF News, Book Review, and Other Musings
The IJF does more to help with the war in Ukraine. Judo Dave reviews two children's books on Judo, talks on Judo in Australia, and rambles about teaching and training.
48 min
2
Alternative Judo
The subject matter of this episode is Alternative Judo whether that's alternative competition rule sets, alternative Judo organizations, or alternative instruction styles. Taybren Lee returns to talk about the Judo Submission Grappling tournament, an alternative Judo competition, held at USA Judo's President Cup back in November 2021.
97 min
3
Paris Grand Slam Review
The Paris Grand Slam took place during the weekend of February 5th - 6th and we are here to review all the action. By we I am talking about myself and a special guest co-host.
105 min
4
IJF Updates Rules for Upcoming Olympic Cycle
Happy New Year! The International Judo Federation updated their rules for the upcoming Olympic cycle. Judo Dave is going to give his thoughts on what this means for you and for Judo moving forward.
44 min
5
Interview with Josh Hagen
Josh Hagen is the Executive Director and Head Coach of the Northwest Territories for Judo Canada.
120 min
6
The 2020 Olympic Games
Judo Dave breaks down all the Judo action at the Tokyo Olympics and gives his thoughts on the highs and lows for each day's final block action.
97 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 91 - The 2021 IJF Wo...
Judo Dave gives his thoughts on the World Judo Championships and some of the performances that stuck out over the Championship week.
54 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 90 - Discussion on U...
Jonah Ewell and Taybren Lee come back to the podcast to discuss their experiences as competitors at the USA Judo Senior Nationals. Judo Dave gives his thoughts on the USA Judo Senior Nationals as well as the Grand Slam Kazan. Plus, a discussion on setups in Judo.
88 min
9
P3 Program by USA Judo, Olympics Update, Judo C...
USA Judo receives national media exposure for their P3 (Police Professionals & PAL) program. Update on the Tokyo Olympics. News surrounding Judo Canada.
52 min
10
Interview with Dr. Rhadi Ferguson
Dr. Rhadi Ferguson joins to show to talk about his athletic career, his coaching career, and everything else in between.
145 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 87 - Interview with ...
Sensei Larry Tsutsui of Fresno Judo joins the show to talk about the AJDM and the USJF
108 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 86 - Abe vs. Maruyam...
Hifumi Abe and Joshiro Maruyama had their long awaited showdown at the Kodokan and it did not disappoint. Judo Dave gives his opinions on the match and discusses how the IJF can capitalize on this format.
24 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 85 - Interview with ...
103 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 84 - Hifume Abe vs. ...
On this anniversary edition of the Judo Chop Suey Podcast, Kiyoshi of JudoFan.com comes on the show to discuss his thoughts and analysis of the Hifumi Abe vs. Joshiro Maruyama winner takes all match. Results of the Pan American Championships, the European Open, and the Doha Masters plus some news coming out of the USJA.
112 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 83 - Grand Slam Hung...
The International Judo Federation World Judo Tour is back! Judo Dave is also back to discuss the results of the Grand Slam Hungary and how COVID-19 impacted that tournament. Judo Dave also dishes his thoughts on the American Judo System put out by Jimmy Pedro and Travis Stevens. This episode will also cover two positive stories related to USA Judo plus a message from the President of the European Judo Union.
73 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 82 - Interview with ...
Ajax Tadehara joins the show one more time to continue the conversation on his career and what's next for him in his retirement. We also discuss the American Judo Development Model.
74 min
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Interview with Ajax Tadehara Part 2
Ajax Tadehara joins the show to continue the conversation on his career, his experiences on the IJF World Tour, and fighting Teddy Riner.
84 min
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Interview with Ajax Tadehara Part 1
Ajax Tadehara of Team USA joins the show to talk about his career, how an athlete rises through the ranks, and his experiences on the World Judo Tour.
94 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 79 - The American Ju...
The American Judo Alliance recently published their American Judo Development Model and Judo Dave breaks down some of the key areas of this new plan. Plus, more discussion on COVID-19 and training Judo.
50 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 78 - Kodokan YouTube...
The President of the International Judo Federation releases a statement on the World Tour and COVID-19. The Kodokan and the IJF have started a YouTube channel where they are releasing Judo videos one at a time and they will cover the entire Judo syllabus. Plus, In Memoriam: Ilona Lucassen.
46 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 77 - Interview with ...
Taybren Lee is back for the final part of our conversation where we discuss COVID-19 and we continue our discussion on Judo in Los Angeles. Plus, some thoughts on Travis Stevens' Live Q&A sessions.
60 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 76 - Interview with ...
Taybren Lee is back for part two of our conversation. In part two we discuss the idea of recruiting better athletes to represent Team USA, getting more coaches into Judo, leg grabs, and marketing to adults. Judo Dave also discusses concerns on going back to the club in a world where we are still dealing with a pandemic.
78 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 75 - Grip Like A Wor...
Grip Like A World Champion 2.0 (GLAWC) is an instructional video put out by Judo Fanatics which details gripping strategy in competitive Judo. Judo Dave does a review of GLAWC and gives his overall opinion on the video. Tabren Lee, a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department, joins the Judo Chop Suey Podcast to talk about his involvement in his local Police Activities League (PAL) and his involvement with USA Judo's Homegrown Pilot Judo Program. This is part one of a three part interview. There is also discussion on training during the COVID-19 stay-at-home order.
86 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 74 - COVID-19 and Ju...
The coronavirus and how it is impacting Judo with regards to International Judo Federation, competition, and the small business owners who are running clubs. Timo Cavelius, a member of the German National Team, gives an interview about being an openly gay athlete. Plus, some thoughts on a new Android and iPhone app called Judokai. Lastly, the passing of Yukimitsu Kano who was the grandson of Jigoro Kano.
51 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 73 - Paris and Dusse...
The Judo Chop Suey Podcast has a new partnership with Age of Radio and Judo Dave is very excited about this new partnership! Paris Grand Slam and Dusseldorf Grand Slam results, including thoughts on Teddy Riner. Judo Dave will be traveling to the Big Apple again (coronavirus be damned) to be a guest at the New York Open. The All Japan Judo Federation made an announcement on who will be representing the host nation at the Tokyo Olympics. Plus, the After Party segment at the end of the episode.
81 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 72 - Tel Aviv Grand ...
The Tel Aviv Grand Prix kicks off the new year for the IJF World Tour. Judo Dave discusses his thoughts on the tournament as well as his thoughts on the New Year's Message put out by the Kodokan. Plus, letters from Donn Draeger written to Robert W. Smith...
93 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 71 - Femininity in Judo
Judo Dave rings in the New Year with a new episode where femininity in Judo is discussed. The idea for this topic came from an interesting blog post written on The Gentle Tempest blog. The article can be read here: https://roseyhorse12.wixsite.com/mysite...
59 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 70 - The Divide Betw...
Neil and Niki Adams’ recent comments on their podcast shows the great divide between the IJF and traditional Judo enthusiasts. Judo Dave has thoughts on that, leg grabs in Judo, parting thoughts on JudoCon 2019, and an update on Saeid Mollaei’s refugee s...
46 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 69 - Nanka Judo vs. ...
USA Judo starts a "Homegrown" program in Los Angeles and in response, Hayward Nishioka excoriates USA Judo in a white paper published on Nanka Judo's web site. Is he right? I offer my thoughts on the story. Plus, JudoCon is around the corner!  The story ...
46 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 68 - The Brazilian J...
Judo Joe joins the show to discuss BJJ, training as a middle aged student, the process of learning and improving, and why there is a high attrition rate at blue belt for BJJ. Judo Dave breaks down the misconceptions and bad arguments commonly hurled agai...
80 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 67 - In Memoriam: Ja...
My deepest sympathies to the family, friends, coaches, teammates, and fans of Judo Jack Hatton. 
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 66 - World Judo Cham...
Thoughts on the World Judo Championships, Marius Vizer Q&A, and discussion on the biggest story coming out of the World Judo Championships.     Show Email: judochopsueyshow@gmail.com    Twitter, PSN, Instagram, and Draft Kings: @lavidajudoka    Facebook:...
65 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 65 - World Judo Cham...
The World Judo Championships in Tokyo, Japan start on August 25th and Judo Dave provides news and opinions leading up to Judo's largest annual event. New partnership between Reuters and the IJF. [01:19]   Athletes switching nations ahead of World Judo Ch...
41 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 64 - The Return of T...
Teddy Riner made his return to the IJF World Tour with an impressive performance at the inagural Montreal Grand Prix. Updated news regarding the issue between Israel, Iran, and the International Judo Federation. The President of the IJF Marius Vizer hold...
59 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 63 - Montreal Grand ...
A smorgasbord of topics are covered in the latest episode of the Judo Chop Suey Podcast ranging from IJF news, listener reaction, a rant against BJJ propaganda with a certain Hollywood actor, kata champions, beginner advice for older adults, and so much ...
56 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 62 - Interview with ...
Sensei Jonah Ewell of 510 Judo & Wrestling (formerly Oakland Judo) returns to the Judo Chop Suey Podcast to talk about the growth of his business, lessons learned, and everything that has changed since his last appearance on the podcast.  Visit https://5...
56 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 61 - Kosen Judo, Jim...
Jesse Grinstead joins the podcast to talk about the USJA's debut of a Kosen Judo division at the Yoichiro Matsumura Championship held in Cape Coral, FL.  Judo Dave discusses some of the highlights of the Jimmy Pedro interview conducted on the Whistlekick...
85 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 60 - Adult Beginners...
First day adult beginners should never be paired with other adult beginners! Judo Dave goes to great lengths to explain why allowing this in your club is a negligent practice!  Judo Dave also talks about how the President of the International Judo Federa...
59 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 59 - Steve Scott Ret...
Steve Scott returns to discuss his latest book called "The Judo Advantage: Controlling Movement With Modern Kinesiology."  Judo Dave also discusses his thoughts on Fight2Win - Judo after watching a recent match incorporating their unique rule set.  There...
104 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 58 - Interview With ...
James Wall, Head Sensei at Wall to Wall Martial Arts and professional Judo Instructor, joins the Judo Chop Suey Podcast to discuss how he grew his Judo club into one of the largest clubs in the United States. This will be the first episode that I do not ...
86 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 57 - Paris Grand Sla...
The Paris Grand Slam was a tremendous event where we saw lots of great action, lots of intriguing stories, and Judo Dave is going to break down some of the matches and give his thoughts on one of the biggest IJF World Tour events of the year.  The Presid...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 56 - Judo Joe Joins ...
Happy New Year to all of you!  An exciting episode of the Judo Chop Suey Podcast is in store for you where I bring back my friend and training partner Judo Joe to talk about Judo, BJJ, and all things grappling.  I start off the episode talking about a ne...
102 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 55 - Very Special Pr...
Yuletide Greetings to you all near and far on this special holiday edition of the podcast.  On this episode Judo Dave talks about a very special promotion, thoughts on learning Nage No Kata, and initial impressions from Judo Formal Techniques: A Complete...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 54 - JudoCon, Family...
Judo Dave Roman is back to give his thoughts on JudoCon, which was a convention for Judo coaches and enthusiasts hosted by AAU Judo and the Judo Black Belt Association.  A family feud was brewing ahead of the USA Judo elections between Big Jim Pedro and ...
66 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 53 - Thoughts on Wor...
Judo Dave is back to talk about all the excitement and great stories coming out of the World Judo Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan.  Other topics on this podcast include JudoCon: The Greatest Judo Convention In The History Of Judo, becoming a BJJ studen...
62 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 52 - Review of Tai O...
Tai Otoshi: The Ultimate Study is a new video series published by Neil Adams Effective Fighting.  On this episode, Judo Dave does a formal review of the video series and he gives his thoughts on the content, production, and the layout of the site.  Also ...
54 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 51 - Judo Joe Return...
What's it like to go to a training camp featuring Travis Stevens?  If you want to find out then listen to this episode.  Judo Joe joins Judo Dave to discuss the Judo Veterans Camp at Riviera Maya, teaching BJJ students Judo, a continued discussion on Yok...
84 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 50 - Yoko Wakare, Le...
If there was a Mt. Rushmore of Judo greats who would you put on there?  Judo Dave delves intot this topic, talks about learning Yoko Wakare from Sensei YouTube, and very special promotion by the USJF, and a historic alliance between the Republic of Korea...
46 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 49 - Interview with ...
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 Rouse...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 48 - Judo Data On Go...
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 d...
55 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 47 - No-Gi Judo
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 breaki...
54 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 46 - Tbilisi Grand P...
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. The Judo Chop Suey Podcast ...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 45 - USA Judo Allian...
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...
96 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 44 - Steve Scott Joi...
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...
73 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 43 - Judan Rank Hold...
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 Twitt...
75 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 42 - O Soto Gari, Ro...
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!   The Judo Chop Suey Podcast i...
95 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 41 - IJF Referee and...
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 li...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 40 - The Cody Chop S...
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...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 39 - Travis Stevens ...
Yuletide Greetings, Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Festive Kwanzaa, and Festivus for the rest of us!  Whatever you choose to observe this holiday season (even if it's nothing) my gift to you is another episode of this podcast.  On this episode Judo Dav...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 38 - Thank You
The Judo Chop Suey Podcast celebrates its one year anniversary today!  Judo Dave reflects on the past year, experiences with podcasting, the highs, the lows, and most importantly the appreciation and gratitude he has for all those who listened and partic...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 37 - IJF Rule Revisi...
Judo Dave Roman is back from hiatus to talk about the good and the bad in regards to the IJF rule changes.  I also talk about the World Open Championships held a few weeks ago in Marrakech, Morocco, the results, and Israel once again has to endure more s...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 36 - World Judo Day ...
World Judo Day is on October 28th and the theme is Courage.  I am left wondering who in the IJF has the courage to take a stand against discrimination.     Special training session at Ybor City Jiu Jitsu Club. [1:59]   Housekeeping items and listener rea...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 35 - Judo Joe Return...
Judo Joe is back as a guest co-host of the Judo Chop Suey podcast!  In this episode we talk about Judo for BJJ, whether BJJ rank should be a factor in determining Judo rank, what it's like training with an elite level Judo athlete, Travis Stevens and his...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 34 - Judo World Cham...
The reports of my demise due to Hurricane Irma have been greatly exaggerated!  Judo Dave Roman is back to review the Suzuki World Judo Championships held in Budapest, Hungary.  I go into detail on every division winner and medalist plus I compare my pred...
90 min
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 33 - Judo World!
A new Judo program is airing on a channel President Trump frequently calls "FAKE NEWS".  This bit of news isn't fake.  It's very real and I'm excited about it.  I also give my thoughts on the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight.  Marius Vizer g...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 32 - World Champions...
Cobra Kai is in the episode title.  'Nuff said.  Well, almost.  I give my predictions for the Suzuki World Championships starting in twwwrrrrorooooo wrrreeaaaakkks, a review of the Cadet World Championships, two new jobs by USA Judo, and I talk a little ...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 31 - Yoko Tomoe Nage...
Judo Dave Roman is going to be a certified USA Judo coach after attending the clinic at the US Open in Ft. Lauderdale.  Judo Dave is also embarking on an endeavor to become proficient at yoko tomoe nage.   The Judo Chop Suey podcast is sponsored by The N...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 30 - More Kata Discu...
Have a billion people watched IJF events in 2017?  I have my doubts about that!  Thoughts on Marius Vizer Q&A and a continuing discussion of kata.     The Judo Chop Suey podcast is sponsored by The Nik and Si show.  The Nik and Si show can be watched at ...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 29: Thoughts on Kata...
Finally an episode about kata!  Judo Dave dishes his thoughts on kata, what it is, whether or not it has a place in today's training environment, and kata competitions.  Judo Dave also talks about a common problem at Judo tournaments that happened to one...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 28 - The First Judo ...
A professional wrestler picks a fight with the Kodokan.....and wins?  Thoughts on the Cancun Grand Prix and Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor. The Judo Chop Suey podcast is sponsored by The Nik and Si show.  The Nik and Si show can be watched at th...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 27 - BJJ & Judo, Mar...
Happy Father's Day to all you fathers, father figures, and sensei out there!  On this episode Judo Dave discusses his thoughts on kyu ranks teaching Judo, the Marius Vizer Twitter Q&A, and the Cancun Grand Prix.  Judo Dave also gives his thoughts on Wond...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 26 - Interview with ...
Christopher Round, a sandan under Jimmy Pedro and a BJJ purple belt under Dr. Rhadi Ferguson, joins the Judo Chop Suey podcast to talk about his competitive career, his story he is publishing on Medium.com, and the challenges of being an elite athlete tr...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 25 - Ekaterinberg Gr...
Judo Dave is back with a new episode to talk about the Ekaterinburg Grand Slam and USA Judo News.  Judo Dave impersonates two famous Hollywood stars.     The Judo Chop Suey podcast is now sponsored by The Nik and Si show.  The Nik and Si show can be watc...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 24 - The Can-Am Conn...
Not to be confused with the WWF tag team of Rick Martel and Tom Zenk, the Can-Am Connection for this podcast is a reference to my interview with a fellow who goes by the name of Kristian.  Kristian holds the rank of nikyu and he trains in Canada and the ...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 23 - Interview With Serge Bo...
Serge Bouyssou, the Coach Director for USA Judo, joins the Judo Chop Suey podcast to talk about his club, his outreach to the youth in his community, his role in USA Judo, and what he believes USA Judo's future will look like.    The Judo Chop Suey podca...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 22 - Fallout from Kayla Harr...
On this very special "pump the brakes" episode of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Judo Dave clarifies some of his comments made in episode 21.  Dave Roman also responds to positive comments made by Sensei Serge Bouyssou of Mayo Quanchi Judo and Wrestling rega...
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Judo Chop Suey Podcast Ep. 21 - Kayla Harrison ...
Kayla Harrison puts USA Judo on blast!  My reaction to her comments, my impresssion of the Steve Scott interview, my thoughts on the European Championships, and my favorite segment of the Judo Chop Suey podcast: Listener Reaction!  I also go over news su...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 20 - Freestyle Judo founder ...
Sensei Steve Scott, the founder of Freestyle Judo and Head Sensei at Welcome Mat Judo Club, joins the Judo Chop Suey podcast to discuss Freestyle Judo.  We talk about how he started Judo, his extensive experience in Judo, why he created Freestyle Judo, a...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 19 - A Very Special Shodan P...
Judo Dave Roman talks about the Antalya Grand Prix and Judo Joe's promotion to shodan.  Dave Roman also recommends a show on Netflix you should watch and a show you should avoid.  The outline of the episode is below.   Judo Joe gets promoted to shodan! [...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 18 - Jimmy Pedro AMA, BJJ Di...
Judo Joe joins the Judo Chop Suey podcast as a guest co-host to discuss his thoughts on our coach, the preceived rivalry between BJJ and Judo, the Jimmy Pedro AMA on Reddit, and the Tbilisi Grand Prix.  Also, Judo Dave Roman also gives his thoughts on Wr...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 17 - Interview with Jonah Ew...
The Head Instructor of Oakland Judo joins the Judo Chop Suey podcast to talk about his decision to start his own Judo club, how that dream came to fruition, the challenges involved of getting a program off the ground, and his thoughts on the leg grab ban...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 16 - Marius Vizer Q&A, North...
Marius Vizer Q&A on Twitter, opinions on the IJF trying to hold a Judo tournament in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and the water bottle has finally arrived!  Plus, the Judo Chop Suey podcast received its first listener voicemail!  The show o...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 15 - Reaction to Travis Stev...
Reaction to Travis Stevens' AMA on Reddit, Japan changes its sexist policy toward women, and thoughts on the Baku Grand Slam which include a breakdown of ippon statistics and some notable matches.  Dave Roman also talks about the road to WrestlMania and ...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 14 - Superstar Judo
The first product review of the Judo Chop Suey podcast is conducted.  You will hear all about the good, the bad, and the ugly concerning Superstar Judo.  Plus, Dave Roman gives his thoughts on Logan starring Hugh Jackman.  The show outline with time stam...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 13 - Listener Reaction, Disc...
Dave Roman talks about kyu ranks and where he feels a student's skills should be at certain ranks.  Listener reaction to the last podcast which includes a dissenting response.  Dave Roman also talks about his thoughts on the Dusseldorf Grand Prix.  The s...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 12 - Interview With The Redd...
Dave Roman conducts his very first interview on the Judo Chop Suey podcast.  On the show is the the Redditor known as Bozo78.  He's the gentleman from Australia whose story was talked about on Episode 11.  Bozo78 comes on this program to discuss his hist...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 11 - Training With Women And...
Scoring statistics from the Paris Grand Slam revealed.  Did the new rules increase the number of ippon wins?  Dave Roman talks about his favorite training partner and how men need to approach training with women at their club.  Dave also talks about an o...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 10 - Paris Grand Slam Reaction
On this episode of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Dave Roman gives his thoughts and immedate reaction to this weekend's Grand Slam tournament in Paris.  He breaks down which matches are worth watching and which matches you should ignore.  Judo Dave also give...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 9 - Self Defense in Judo and...
On this episode of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Dave Roman reads listener reaction from the last podcast, talks about his favorite martial arts movies, and how these movies cultivated an interest of wanting to learn a martial art for self-defense.   Dave a...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 8 - BJJ's Popularity in the ...
In this episode of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Dave Roman talks about why he thinks Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is more popular in the United States among adults than Judo.  Dave also talks about what he believes are some of the negative perceptions about Judo an...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 7 - African Open Tunis 2017 ...
On this episode of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Dave Roman talks about how the new rule changes impacted the African Open Tunis 2017.  The IJF is happy but Judo Dave has a different feeling on the impact.  Judo Dave also talks about a former two-time gold ...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 6 - IJF Coaching & Referee S...
On this episode of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Dave Roman talks the IJF’s Coaching & Referee Seminar held in Baku, Azerbaijan.  Dave also discusses the changes he agrees with, the changes he disagrees with, and other observations from the seminar.  The to...
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 5 - UFC 207, IJF Rules, The ...
On this New Years Day edition of the Judo Chop Suey podcast Dave Roman gives this thoughts on Ronda Rousey vs. Amanda Nunes and covers some of the minor revisions the IJF made to the recently published rules.  Dave also gives his thoughts on some of the ...
38 min
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 4 - IJF Year End Voting and ...
In this special holiday edition of Judo Chop Suey Dave Roman sings for you, talks about some of the challenges of being an assistant instructor, IJF year end voting (someone got robbed!) and the United States Olympic Committee lifting the Section 10 Prob...
31 min
95
Judo Chop Suey Ep. 3 - Promotions and Kayla Har...
On this episode of Judo Chop Suey Dave Roman talks about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, promotions at his club, opinions towards promotions in Judo, and Kayla Harrison moving away from Judo to MMA.  
42 min
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 2 - IJF Rules Changes
In this episode of Judo Chop Suey Dave Roman talks about the new IJF rule changes and what that will mean for competitive Judo moving forward.  
40 min
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Judo Chop Suey Ep. 1 - Greetings & Salutations
On this very first podcast of Judo Chop Suey Dave Roman briefly talks about his experience in Judo and his opinion on the IJF rules regarding leg grabs in competition.
14 min