• Tooke Talks Episode 22: 50 Mile Trail Run-JP Tooke

    In this episode JP and I discuss his recent 50 mile trail run and the dedication and challenge of completing such a daunting task. JP shares why he got into running and how he prepares for something so taxing on the body. We also enjoy more than a couple laughs as usual.
  • Tooke Talks Episode 21: Healthy Disagreements

    Professor Travis shares how thoughts on the best way to have a healthy disagreement. Whether it be politics, religion or the best jiu-jitsu style. Active listening, an open mind and speaking your honest opinion while respecting opposing views can lead to a better understanding of the world around us and take us closer to resolving our issues. Enjoy! Team Tooke Mixed Martial Arts 10111 Grant Rd Suite R Houston, TX 77070 281-955-7300 www.TeamTooke.com www.TravisTooke.com
  • Tooke Talks Episode 20: Jose Llanas

    Professor Travis sits down for a great conversation with fellow Jiu-jitsu Black Belt Jose Llanas. Professor Jose is a seasoned competitor and accomplished Kids Jiu-jitsu Instructor. In this episode of Tooke Talks, they discuss the competition mindset, getting nervous, facing fears and becoming a stronger person through challenge. Whether you train Jiu-jitsu, martial arts or are simply someone with goals, this will be beneficial for anyone. Enjoy Travis Tooke is a 4th degree Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Black Belt and Head Instructor/CEO of Team Tooke Mixed Martial Arts Academy Jose Llanas is a 1st degree Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Back Belt and the head kids coach at Team Tooke Mixed Martial Arts Academy For more information on Travis Tooke please visit www.TravisTooke.com
  • Tooke Talks Episode 19: Anthony Martinez

    Professor Travis Tooke and Anthony Martinez join forces once again in this latest episode. They discuss Politics and Jiu-jitsu in this in depth and funny podcast episode. Anthony is one of the top coaches at Team Tooke MMA. In addition to being a Jiu-jitsu star athlete, he is also an outstanding student with an incredibly bright future head of him. Enjoy the show! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Travis Tooke is the CEO of Team Tooke Mixed Martial Arts Academy. He is a 4th degree Black Belt, a Jiu-jitsu competitor and has coached top talent athletes including UFC fighters and Jiu-jitsu champions. His mission is to help student realize their goals and become leaders in their lives. Martial Arts is the vehicle for this mission!
  • Tooke Talks Episode 19: Anthony Martinez

    Professor Travis Tooke and Anthony Martinez join together again in this latest episode. They discuss Politics and Jiu-jitsu in this in depth and funny podcast episode. Anthony is one of the top coaches at Team Tooke MMA. In addition to being a Jiu-jitsu athlete, he is also an outstanding student with an incredibly bright future head of him. Enjoy!
  • Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat-Chapter 4 Reading Excerpt

    In this reading from Chapter 4 of "Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat", Professor Travis gives a short preview of the chapter. He discusses the importance of taking action over just dreaming. He also explains the value of just taking the first step toward a goal rather than waiting for everything to be just right.
  • Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat-Chapter 3 Excerpt Reading

    Check out the latest excerpt reading from chapter 3 of my new book, "Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat" To get your copy please visit https://www.amazon.com/Jiu-Jitsu-Life-Lessons-Learned-off/dp/1610660846/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=jiu+jitsu+and+life&qid=1600282526&sr=8-1 Professor Travis Tooke is a 4th degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and owner of Team Tooke Mixed Martial Arts Academy; one of the largest Jiu-jitsu school s in Texas. He is the author of the book, Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat. For more information on Travis and Team Tooke please visit www.TravisTooke.com or call 281-955-7300
  • Jiu-jitsu and Life: Chapter 2 Excerpt Reading

    In this video I read a short section from Chapter 2 of my new book, Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat. This section is pretty funny and shows how you can find teachers in the most unlikely of places. I hope you enjoy. Please remember to leave a comment, hit the like button and subscribe for more videos. To get a copy of my new book please visit https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1610660846?pf_rd_r=C8Q16CRHBCV19CKH9K79&pf_rd_p=edaba0ee-c2fe-4124-9f5d-b31d6b1bfbee
  • Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat-Introductory Reading

    In this video I read from my new book, Jiu-jitsu and Life: Lessons Learned On and Off the Mat. To get your copy please visit https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1610660846?pf_rd_r=C8Q16CRHBCV19CKH9K79&pf_rd_p=edaba0ee-c2fe-4124-9f5d-b31d6b1bfbee Thank you all for the incredible support so far, it means the world to me!
  • Tooke Talks Episode 18: Maggie Smith

    In this episode I speak with long time student and friend Maggie Smith. Maggie is a Jiu-jitsu purple belt, a Pan Am Champion, and school teacher and a new mother. She is also one of my very favorite people with a charming and hilarious personality. We discuss how Jiu-jitsu has shaped her life and her approach to teaching and problem solving. This was a great episode. Enjoy! www.travistooke.com