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.

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March 23, 2021 95 min

On this episode, our 3rd video podcast, we try to answer the question: "Is Wrestling a Martial Art?"

We talk with Dr. Korey Kilburn about the criteria that we define as necessary to be a martial art, and compare that with the characteristics of wrestling. We talk about street applicability, longevity, philosophy, lifestyle, and much much more.

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On this episode, our 2nd video podcast, the topic is "Traditional Martial Arts".

We talk about Kevin's vasectomy, Gordon slapping Andre, and why there aren't more traditional martial arts converts in BJJ.

Check out our episode page: http://nodropinfee.com/episode/32

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January 26, 2021 63 min

On this episode, our first of 2021, we talk with Brad Bukovics, a Relson Gracie black belt out of Orwell, OH.

We talk about his background, competition experiences, and much more.

Listen to find out about his nickname!

Check out our episode page: http://nodropinfee.com/episode/31

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December 25, 2020 71 min

On this episode, our 2nd Christmas Special, the topic is "12 Days of J".

But not in the traditional sense... we give you our 12 tips for getting better at Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu! These are good tips that can help you develop faster and make less mistakes.

Check out our episode page: http://nodropinfee.com/episode/30

Check out our first video podcast on YouTube as well: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XY0YpxUFDLk

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December 1, 2020 72 min

On this episode, we talk with Chad "Kodiak" Fields.

We discuss his victory over Tom DeBlass, his upcoming competitions, how he stays motivated, and much more.

For more info, check out his website: https://kodiakfields.com/

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November 3, 2020 92 min

On this episode, we talk with Danaher Death Squad member, Robert Degle. 

We discuss his philosophy on training, his competition mindset, and much more.

Listen close as he gives us some insight into why he is deciding to change his signature look!

Check out his instructional videos and much more here -> http://robertdeglebjjonline.com

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October 20, 2020 68 min

On this episode, we talk with a Leader in Jiu-Jitsu - 3rd Degree Black Belt Valerie Worthington. 

We talk about the following:

  • How she got started in Jiu-Jitsu
  • Her trip across the country
  • Her book
  • Her plans for the future
  • Not only is she a killer on the mats and a wealth of knowledge, she is also one of the nicest people we have talked to on the podcast, and look forward to having her back again and again.

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    September 22, 2020 106 min

    On this episode, we talk about what can help make a new persons introduction to BJJ a bit smoother. 

    What do we teach on day one?
    What do we talk about?
    What is the right way to approach a day one student?

    And much much more...

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    September 8, 2020 65 min

    On this episode, we talk about what is means to be a CREONTE!

    We also ask some hard questions about whether Kevin is a creonte for training at a bunch of different schools.

    Where did the term "creonte" come from?
    What are the qualifications for being a creonte?

    Could you be one?

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    On this episode, we talk about the ultimate goal in promoted ranks in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - the Black Belt. 

    Scott and Kevin discuss the expectations on earning the rank, the expectations from others about the rank, and what it means to be a black belt. 

    ...and much more!

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    We meet in the studio with Darren Italiani (of former FilmDads.com fame) and discuss our favorite martial arts movies. 

    We each come to the table with our Top 5's and some honorable mentions.

    Darren brings vast historical knowledge to the conversation with a deep understanding and affinity for "traditional" martial arts movies, and we discuss this in detail. 

    What are your favorite martial arts films and why?

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    In a break from our normal topics, we meet up with retired Pennsylvania State Police Sergeant Bob Bemis. 

    We discuss the following:

  • Current Law Enforcement Training
  • What training may look like in the future
  • Jiu-Jitsu Training for Police
  • "Defund the police" movement
  • George Floyd
  • Advice for Current Law Enforcement
  • Bob gives us his thoughts after an illustrious 30+ year career in law enforcement that focused on Defensive Tactics a...

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    We meet up over Zoom to discuss the differences between Goshin Jutsu and BJJ, and where they fit in Darren's heart. 

    We also talk about his goals and that the future holds... 

    Darren is a 5th degree Black Belt in Goshin Jutsu with over 30 years of experience and a Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with close to 10 years experience.

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    We meet up over zoom with ADCC competitor Alec Baulding. We talk about his ADCC East Coast Trials win, his emotions going in and coming out of the ADCC World Championships, and a bunch of other things.

    Check out his Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCntwH07gaH_uMhA12wp4Ojg

    Check out his Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/alecbaulding/

    *We had a little trouble with Kevin's audio, but we got it sorted out.


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    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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