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This podcast is dedicated to entrepreneurs, small business owners and/or aspiring entrepreneurs, who train jiu-jitsu and want to take their mindset to another level on and off the mat.


Every Monday, our guests, who also happen to train in jiu-jitsu, will share with you their failures, their successes, the mindset and habits of successful high-performers, plus provide valuable content on Entrepreneurship, Personal Development & BJJ that will help them during their entrepreneurial journey.

Latest Podcast Episodes

EP 81 – The 80/20 Rule in BJJ & Life | Kit Dale Training Owner Kit Dale

By Gustavo Dantas | December 8, 2019 |

Kit Dale is an Australian Black Belt and the owner of , which is one of the worlds leading online training resources for BJJ.He spoke about overcoming self-limiting beliefs that held him back for many years, and how mentors helped him through this process.He also talked about the importance of surrounding yourself with likeminded people. My…

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EP 80 – Be Okay With Failure | Bit Discovery CEO Jeremiah Grossman

By Gustavo Dantas | December 1, 2019 |

Jeremiah Grossman is a jiu-jitsu black belt and serial entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of Bit Discovery. He is a published author writing extensively on computer security. He talked about practicing leadership; he also shared about the importance of balancing work and family time, and my takeaway from the interview came when we…

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EP 79 – Be The Leader You Would Follow | TRUJITSU Founder Matt Baker

By Gustavo Dantas | November 24, 2019 |

Matt Baker is a 3rd-degree black belt, a gold medalist at the 2019 IBJJF Masters World Championships and the owner of two academies in Bakersfield, California. He talked about the passion that is required to run a business, how important it is to keep things simple, and my take away from the interview came when…

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About me and the podcast

Welcome to the BJJ Mental Coach podcast, I’m your host Gustavo Dantas. I am a 5th degree black belt in BJJ, born and raised in Rio de Janeiro Brazil, the founder of the GD JJ academy in Tempe, AZ...