Today I am joined by my good friend Mike Palladino; owner and head coach of Evolution Grappling Academy in Beacon, New York. Join us as we talk about his path to jiu jitsu and it's transformative powers on people's lives.
Mike Palladino, is an active Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Player, Submission Grappler and Founder of Evolution Grappling Academy. Mike is a BJJ Brown belt under the tutelage of 2x IBJJF World Champion and Soul Fighters Co-Founder, Rafael “Formiga” Barbosa and Submission Grappling Wizard and Sambo Master Vladislav Koulikov. A practitioner of combat sports for close to a decade, Mike is a Pan American Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Medalist and multiple time Submission Fighting champion.
You can find Evolution Grappling Academy's website @ evolution-bjj.com
You can also read Mike's recent article in Jiu Jitsu Times: The Importance of Developing a game in Jiu-Jitsu
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