Randy Spence is the head instructor at Nick Diaz Academy in Stockton, CA. Mikey Hothi is a Brown Belt at the Nick Diaz Academy. Join us as we talk about Randy's journey in BJJ and MMA, training with the infamous #Stockton duo the DIAZ BROTHERS and much more!
3:50 - In the early 2000’s, if you started Jiu Jitsu, it's because you wanted to fight.
7:30 - Gym wars & the knuckleheads who just want to bang
10:00 - Refining the training protocol for MMA over time
21:15 - Do you practice with boxing shoes on?
32:03 - You bring your gi, shorts and gloves every day, so your just ready for whatever has to happen.
37:00 - Shoutout to Dave Terrell
42:12 - Not everyone who tries MMA makes it…that’s part of what makes it so special
46:56 - Days attended vs. hours on the engine
54:10 - I understand what Jiu Jitsu is now
1:06:19 - If your a blue belt your a blue belt, but you have to prove it and show your up to the standard
1:10:43 - Leg locks
1:14:10 - Nick & Nate - what’s next?
1:18:50 - The guys you haven’t heard of
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