No Drop-in Fee Podcast

No Drop-in Fee Podcast

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Scott McCausland and Purple Belt Kevin McCallion talk about Jiu-Jitsu, training, and anything else they can think of. They reach out to friends (and friends of friends) to get fresh perspectives on their Jiu-Jitsu.... Show More

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May 7, 2020 63 min

We meet up with former UFC fighter Jason Dent over Zoom. 

We talk about his time on The Ultimate Fighter - Season 9, his fight career, his experiences as a school owner, and much much more.

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In the fourth installment of Jiu-Jitsu Shorts, we reach out to our old friend and BJJ purple belt, Bill O'Brien, to see what he's been up to!

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In the third episode of Jiu-Jitsu Shorts, we get an update from freshly promoted BJJ purple belt, Joe Jaggi, to see how he is managing life being: laid off, not allowed to train, and stuck at home. 


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On this episode, we talk with BJJ brown belt and fierce competitor, Emil Fischer.

We connect remotely via Zoom, and just chat about his competition experience, goals, and an alteration at a local tournament a few months back. 

Great conversation - great person - and lastly, great competitor.

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In the second episode of Jiu-Jitsu Shorts, we touch base with Erie Firefighter Trevor Doust to see how he is handling the quarantine and what he is doing to pass the time.

We also talk about how he smashed Scott's trophy at a tournament in West Virginia!

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April 9, 2020 62 min

On this episode, we talk with BJJ purple belt and longtime friend, Travis McConnaghy. 

Still in the midst of the COVID-19 "Stay At Home" order, we all connect remotely, via Zoom, and just chat about what's going on, competition mindset, staying active, and goal setting.

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In the first episode of Jiu-Jitsu Shorts, we touch base with Dr. Korey Kilburn to see how he is handling the quarantine and how his program has been impacted by this pandemic. 

We talk about his first day of Jiu-Jitsu and what his current plans for the short term future are.

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March 31, 2020 114 min

On episode 12, Scott sat down with UndergroundBJJ's head instructor, Michael Rooney AKA “Roon”, to discuss his Jiu-Jitsu, how it all started, and what it's all about.

With Kevin still out of town, the show must go on!

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On this episode, we talk about the third promoted rank in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - brown belt.

With Kevin out of town for family reasons, we have Steve Kraus in to help us discuss this. 

What are the requirements for brown belt...
What does it mean to be a brown belt... 
What are the expectations of brown belt...

And more!

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March 3, 2020 78 min

On this episode, Scott & Kevin talk about bullying and highlight some anti-bullying campaigns and programs available to help combat this problem.

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January 21, 2020 82 min

Mr. Jiu-Jitsu (aka Michael Mihas) joins the show to discuss his background, his mission, and his thoughts after obtaining almost 200,000 likes with his Facebook page.

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January 7, 2020 103 min

On this episode, we talk about the second promoted rank in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - purple belt.

We have our purple belt friend Jeff Clorley in to help us discuss this. 

What are the requirements for purple belt...
What does it mean to be a purple belt... 
What are the expectations of purple belt...
How is it different than other ranks...

And more!

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On this episode, we scoured the internet for some of the most common frequently asked questions in relation to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. 

We answer questions like:

  • How is Gi different than No-Gi?
  • How do I get started?
  • Do beginners only train with beginner?
  • ...and much much more...

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    December 10, 2019 91 min

    On this episode, we talk about the first promoted rank in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - blue belt. 

    What's our story...
    What are the requirements for blue belt...
    What does it mean to be a blue belt... 
    What is the importance of blue belt...
    How is it different than other ranks...

    And more!

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    Our old friend, retired Sergeant Bob Bemis, calls in to talk with us about his 30+ year career in law enforcement and the accident that changes his life forever.

    Brief summary:

    On March 27, 2015, Sergeant Robert "Bob" Bemis, then a 22-year veteran of the Pennsylvania State Police, stopped along the side of an interstate highway to render assistance to a disabled motorist whose vehicle was on fire.  A passing vehicle app...

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    Ricardo De La Riva 3rd Degree Black Belt Rafa Santos stops in while in town for a seminar to chat about his Jiu-Jitsu beginnings, his school and training, and his major life transformation - mental and physical.

    Rafa Santos proudly represents the De La Riva/ Carlson Gracie Team with his teachings and continues growth in the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

    Check out his school: http://cglakeland.com/

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    October 18, 2019 50 min

    UndergroundBJJ (Scott's team) took a bunch of competitors to the Grappling Industries Buffalo tournament on October 12th.

    We talk about the good things, the bad things, and the weird things. 

    Overall it was a good tournament, just some things to change to make it even better.

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    We talk with special guest Dr. Korey Kilburn - it went a little longer than expected, but we were able to cover a lot of topics.

    A renaissance man if there ever was...

    We talk about his educational background, his Division I wrestling history, his Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu background, and much much more.

    Check out the Edinboro University of Pennsylvania's BJJ Club's website: http://www.eupbjj.com

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    Scott and Kevin sit down in Scott's basement studio to record the very first No Drop-in Fee Podcast.

    They discuss drop-in fees, training at other gyms, class structure, seminars, rolling with strangers, Scott makes fun of Kevin (a lot), and much much more more.

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