Expert: “Do what you believe is right. Stand up for what you believe in. If you see something, you want to questions something and you are not qualified to question it, question it anyways. You know, open discourse and even though we don’t have it here in Canada, Freedom of Speech is an important part of Western Civilization.”
Matt Kwan is a BJJ Black Belt, Owner of On Guard BJJ, and Co-Founder of the Podcast BJJ Mental Models. Matt is widely considered on of the best No-GI BJJ competitors locally as he regularly wins Provincial titles in his respective weight class. Matt has previously been on Episode 3 and Episode 21 . Matt has been very successful both on the mat and as a BJJ Gym owner and Pre-Lockdowns was starting to do very well on the international scene. Matt is also very outspoken on the topic of Freedom of choice, Freedom of Speech and Freedom in general. If you only want to listen to us staying in our lane and talking BJJ then stop at the 42 minute mark, but if you are listening to this podcast anyways, you probably don’t care. In this episode we talk about BJJ, Women in BJJ and the recent scandals in the BJJ community, Running a BJJ and Marital arts school, and of course a discussion about what’s going on in the world with Covid-19, Public perception and Government Policies.