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#108 Tarik Hopstock

Tarik Hopstock is a true innovator in the world of Jiu Jitsu and has made a huge impact on the sport. While most Jiu Jitsu practitioners are still grasping the fundamentals of the art, Tarik was developing a new submission. Now a Black belt under Eduardo "Teta" Rios, Tarik was still a Blue belt when he developed a shoulder lock that would bear his name, the Tarikoplata.

Check out episode #108 to hear how and why Tarik created the Tarikoplata, how he keeps his students motivated, why he thinks competing is important, and a ton more. 30% discount with ROLRADIO code at checkout. Over 800 videos for your Jiu Jitsu journey.


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