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Combat Learning Podcast

Combat Learning Podcast

Combat Learning is about radically improving your teaching and learning capabilities as a martial artist – a unique podcast exploring the little-known frontiers of skill adaptation, perceptual-motor learning, and other aspects of human performance science for combat sports.

Recent Episodes

CLP33 - A Constraints-Led Approach to Swordplay w/ Bryant Coston & Seneca Savoie

Dec. 23, 2022

Today I'm joined by Bryant Coston and Seneca Savoie, Historical European Martial Artists who specialize in coaching the sword at their club, Arena Weapon Arts. In this episode, Bryant and Seneca recount their journey from a …

CLP32 - The "Environment Design Principles": A Constraints-Led Approach to Martial Arts Deep Dive w/ Ian Renshaw

Nov. 8, 2022

Today I'm joined by Dr. Ian Renshaw, Associate Professor in Exercise & Nutrition Science at Queensland University of Technology at Brisbane. Professor Renshaw is a major researcher in the Constraints-led Approach to motor le…

CLP31 - "Drilling is a Waste of Time": A Purely Ecological Jiu Jitsu Program w/ Greg Souders

Oct. 18, 2022

Join the email list now: combatlearning.com/newsletter --- Today I'm joined by Greg Souders, a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and the owner of an academy called Standard Jiu-Jitsu. In this episode, Greg reveals…

CLP Season 3 Capstone

Oct. 18, 2022

Join the email list now: combatlearning.com/newsletter --- - Thank you for listening these 2 1/2 years, and I hope you'll continue to stick with me! - The announcement: We just surpassed 10,000 plays! - 200 regular listeners…

CLP30 - A Constraints-Led Approach to Boxing w/ Adam Haniver

Aug. 15, 2022

Join the email list now: combatlearning.com/newsletter --- Today I'm joined by Adam Haniver, a boxing coach out of the UK and one of the founding members of The Box Gathering, which is a community of practice for boxing coac…

CLP29 - Why EVERYONE is Wrong About Olympic Taekwondo w/ Thomas Huskey

Aug. 15, 2022

Join the email list now: combatlearning.com/newsletter --- Today I'm joined again by one of my best friends, Master Thomas Huskey, a 4th dan in taekwondo and a fairly accomplished Olympic TKD coach in his own right. In this …