Author: Paul Moran

Scramble/OTM/Newaza/Meerkatsu/Gawakoto/ LDT Charity Presale Rashguard Collabo Live Now!!

For those of you that follow OpenMatRadio or TheJourneyPodcast I wanted to let you know about this fundraiser some friends have put together for me. http://store.scramblestuff.com/Just-…DER_p_322.html For the past four years I’ve gone through radiation, multiple rounds of chemo, four major surgeries, lots of complications, having to be airlifted from Vegas to UCLA and a

ADCC 2015 Day one Play-by-play

ADCC 2015 Welcome to the OpenMatRadio play by play for the 2015 Abu Dhabi Combat Club Championship from Sao Paulo. Purchase the stream and support Pro grappling by going to BudoVideos.com So we start with a delay and apparently EDM is preferred to giant taiko drums. Who knew? We’ll start with the over 99kg and

The Grappler’s Closet – Gawakoto

Open Mat Radio’s Grappler’s Closet “Supporting grassroots grappling brands” Your Brand OPEN MAT RADIO: What inspires your designs/style? GAWAKOTO: Jiujitsu & art, comic art to be exact. I’ve been an avid fan of the medium since I was a kid. Only managed to afford the addiction when I was in college; read a lot – from superhero

The Grappler’s Closet – OK! Kimonos

Open Mat Radio’s Grappler’s Closet “Supporting grassroots grappling brands” Your Brand OPEN MAT RADIO: What inspires your designs/style? OK! KIMONOS: The voice of the brand is really my voice. I’m very loud and very outgoing and I think the brand’s design and style really reflects that. I want to make something that is fun and playful, but

The Grappler’s Closet – Scramble

Open Mat Radio’s Grappler’s Closet “Supporting grassroots grappling brands” Your Brand OPEN MAT RADIO: What inspires your designs/style? SCRAMBLE: We get inspired by everything we see daily, but our roots are in the 4 years I (Matt) spent living in Japan. Japanese calligraphy, the fighting spirit of that country, minimalism, tattoo culture, Japanese history, as well as