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Old 08-24-2014, 12:52 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by johnyboy View Post
G sot had Eddie in his corner when he fought kurt
George is well know for being a gym traveler. He trains all over the place.

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Old 08-24-2014, 12:53 AM   #22

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Originally Posted by kpoz12 View Post
Vinny is WAY more accomplished and decorated than Eddie in BJJ...I think he trains with Eddie, certainly not under him.
Eddie has connections. Vinny is an accomplished grappler who needs to keep his name out there.

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Old 08-24-2014, 12:55 AM   #23
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Cool, learn something new every day. Do you know Vinny's association with 10th Planet? Is he an instructor or training partner there?
He's trained with Eddie, as he's trained lots of places. He uses rubber guard as part of his guard game, and I'm sure that Eddie showed parts of his game to Vinny. At that level, you're really not training under someone. People exchange tips on things they specialize in, to hone in on a specific aspect of something. Eddie has a highly developed game for a specific type of guard that works in certain situations, and for that game he probably has a lot to show. However Vinny was already a BJJ world champ/medalist before training with Eddie. I doubt it was like him taking lessons, more like Eddie saying "Here's what I do from here, and here's what I do if he reacts this way, etc." and then they practiced the moves for a while, Vinny integrated it into his game, and now it's something he does.

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