Grappling With Life
GWL#58

GWL#58

September 23, 2022
GWL#57: Balancing Hip Hop, Chess & Jiu Jitsu | Adisa Banjoko  @bishopchronicles ​

GWL#57: Balancing Hip Hop, Chess & Jiu Jitsu | Adisa Banjoko @bishopchronicles ​

September 16, 2022

In this episode, we are joined by BJJ Black Belt Adisa Banjoko, an award-winning scholar, author, Hip Hop Journalist, and cultural historian. He shares with us his unique views on chess and Jiu-Jitsu as well as his experiences in Hip Hop, interviewing artists like Tuapc, Eazy E, Wu Tang Clan and more!
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GWL#56: From Boxing To Jiu Jitsu | Abdul Hannan (The Grapple Hub)

GWL#56: From Boxing To Jiu Jitsu | Abdul Hannan (The Grapple Hub)

September 9, 2022

In this Episode, We're joined by Abdul Hannan, founder of The Grapple Hub and Brawlers Boxing. He shares with us his incredible journey, from failing GCSE's and turning his life around, excelling in boxing, becoming a coach, founding Brawlers Boxing & The Grapple Hub, working with charities, and his amazing journey to Hajj by bike!

We hope you enjoy it!

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GWL#55: Have We Failed The Next Generation? |  Gabriel Al Romaani ​

GWL#55: Have We Failed The Next Generation? | Gabriel Al Romaani ​

September 2, 2022

In this episode, we discuss the importance of fathers and whether they have been successful in raising the next generation. Brother Gabriel offers ways in which fathers can better fulfil their role in society. We thank brother Gabriel Al Romaani  for taking time out of his busy schedule to spend time with us and sharing his unique perspective.

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GWL#54: Social Media is SO Annoying

GWL#54: Social Media is SO Annoying

August 19, 2022

In this Episode, we discuss the ills of social media and it's benefits, Zak's fateful trip to Europe, cultural stereotypes, Zak gets angry (we manage to calm him down) and more.

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GWL#53: The Crazy World Of Calisthenics | Shaakil Ahmed

GWL#53: The Crazy World Of Calisthenics | Shaakil Ahmed

August 12, 2022

In this episode, we are joined by Shaakil Ahmed; a hybrid Calisthenic athlete from East London. He lifts the lid on the world of Calisthenics, the culture, benefits and how it can be used to stay fit and active. Shaakil has been involved in Calisthenics for a few years and has competed nationally. In addition to his sporting achievements, Shaakil is also a personal trainer and coach. Whether you're looking to get started in Calisthenics or are simply curious about this unique form of exercise, this is an episode not to be missed!

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GWL#52: Celebrating 50 (ish) Episodes, We Love You Guys ❤️ 🌹!

GWL#52: Celebrating 50 (ish) Episodes, We Love You Guys ❤️ 🌹!

July 29, 2022

Thank you to everyone who have helped us get beyond our 50th episode - the Grappling With Lifers (that's you guys), friends, training partners, academies and many more. We know we have a long way to go to reach the standards we have set ourselves and that our fans expect and we're glad you're on this journey with us! Continue to support, share like and comment on the vids - it really does help us!

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GWL#51: Martial Arts Films and Coaching | Dr Amir Eslami & Khalid Ismail

GWL#51: Martial Arts Films and Coaching | Dr Amir Eslami & Khalid Ismail

July 22, 2022

In this Episode, Dr Amir Eslami and Khalid Ismail are back to debate the top 5 Martial Arts films and their impact as well as their experience teaching and coaching - with a lot of bants sprinkled in!

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GWL#50 🎊 🎉 : Surviving The Death Zone On Mount Everest | Akke Rahman

GWL#50 🎊 🎉 : Surviving The Death Zone On Mount Everest | Akke Rahman

July 15, 2022

Episode #50 🎊 🎉 : Surviving The Death Zone On Mount Everest | Akke Rahman

Many climbers have lost their lives trying to summit Mount Everest. In this Episode , mountaineer Akke Rahman, the first British Muslim to climb Mount Everest shares with us his story on how he survived the death zone - an area above 26,000ft where oxygen levels are so low that it's difficult to breathe. 

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GWL#49: Staying Calm In Leg Lock City | Daniel Usman

GWL#49: Staying Calm In Leg Lock City | Daniel Usman

July 8, 2022

In this Episode, We're joined by Purple Belt , Daniel Usman; fresh from his RAW Grappling Championship win. We breakdown his fight, discuss his struggles with dyslexia and overcoming barriers, getting into optometry, staying humble and growing in life and Jiu Jitsu.

Also, big shout out to Danny's mum for the footage 😁

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