Motus V with Nick The Tooth

Motus V with Nick 'The Tooth' Gullo is a deep dive into the five pillars of optimum health: Mental Wellness, Exercise, Diet, Recovery, and Tribe
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Dec 27, 2016

Tooth recaps the madness that was 2016 & pulls a mulligan to repost the first Motus V episode, 'Mendes Bros on Coaching.' The original episode contained botched audio, but after stumbling on the old files, well why not it's the end of the year and 2017 is the year of the Apocalypse!


Episode sponsored by Kimera Koffee


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Dec 24, 2016

Happy Holidays! From here on (post Disney acquisition of Lucas Films) every holiday season will bring another Star Wars installment... so Tooth sits with fellow scifi geeks, wife Taylor and friend Johnny Castannha, to discuss their history with the Star Wars universe, and also drop a review of the new prequel Rogue One


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Dec 15, 2016

Tooth sits with EBI 10 Champion Geo 'Freakazoid' Martinez, fresh off his win at the first international EBI tournament, held in Mexico City. They talk about his massive upset over Danaher Deathsquad standout Eddie Cummings, the rapid evolution of nogi jiu jitsu, and how to start training leglocks. 


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Nov 28, 2016

Tooth speaks with competitive freediver Ashleigh Baird. A fascinating conversation about the dangers of her sport, life as a Florida water-woman, and how to rapidly develop cardio capacity. 


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Nov 23, 2016

Everyone wants to be millionaire, but who really wants to do the work?! Nick sits with resort developer Jason Romair about turning his life around from a near death experience and the need to continually do the work that's brought him success.

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Nov 11, 2016

Tooth sits with Erin 'Worm' Ashley: professional longboard surfer, culinary pastry chef, and possessor of the secrets to teleport 2" IN ANY DIRECTION!


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Nov 3, 2016

Tooth sits with Jrutt and Squirm, both right-leaning lads, to discuss Leonardo's new documentary 'Before the Flood.' The climate change video is available to watch free now on YouTube, so while it's not required viewing we suggest you give it a gander then join in!


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Oct 26, 2016
Tooth talks training truths with Sal, Adam and Justin of the Mind Pump Podcast. Mantra for this episode: Less is more! (and their conflict with CrossFit) Check the guys out at: Sponsored by Kimera Koffee
Oct 26, 2016
Tooth talks training truth with Sal, Adam and Justin of the MindPump podcast. The mantra for this episode: Less is more! Check them out at Episode Sponsored by Kimera Koffee
Oct 11, 2016

Tooth and Richie chill on a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean and talk break-dancing, 10th Planet, nogi grappling and a traditional Indian wedding taking place beneath their balcony. 


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Sep 30, 2016

Tooth sits with anabolic-acrobat Jujimufu, the internet sensation appearing on America's Got Talent and in national Taco Bell commercials.  They talk about internet personas, fitness & diet, and how to work up to doing the splits.  


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Sep 24, 2016

Tooth jumps through an inter-dimensional wormhole onto the podcast 'You're Welcome with Chael Sonnen' ... & brings back excerpts of their talk relating to the late/great UFC show 'Looking for a Fight' 

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Sep 16, 2016

Tooth chats with friend of the podcast Anthony Gonzalez about cardio training, Tony Ferguson vs Rafael Dos Anjos, physics, workplace automation, and simulation theory!


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Sep 6, 2016

Tooth chats with UFC fighter & grappling aficionado Jon Tuck. They talk competition mindset, diet, water-loading, Master Worlds, and Demian Maia.

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Aug 25, 2016

Tooth chats with Dr. Lenny about the mental game as it pertains to training and competition. 

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Aug 18, 2016

Tooth chats with pro surfer Eli Olson who was recently nominated for a Big Wave Paddle Award for paddling into a massive wave at Jaws, a spot previously only surfed by towing in with jetskis. 

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Aug 10, 2016

Tooth talks with the Cal State Fullerton physiology researcher about training, recovery, genetic freaks and the near future of gene modifications as it relates to sports performance. 

Aug 1, 2016

Tooth talks with filmmaker Roddy Tabatabai about identifying mental constructs from our childhoods, and overcoming the limitations inherent in those constructs. Roddy is a principal with Change for Balance, a film production company focused on spurring positive change.

Jul 26, 2016

Tooth chats with Mrs. Tooth about diet, raising kids to eat healthy, and the importance of routine in establishing effective eating patterns. 

Jul 15, 2016

Tooth and Uncle Creepy chat about training, the parallels between the life of a writer and a fighter, and why Tooth left the reality show, "Looking for a Fight."

Jul 7, 2016

First up Tooth & MMA trainer Anthony Gonzalez break down the four fight cards for the UFC 200 extravaganza: Brock Lesnar, Mark Hunt, Meisha Tate, Joe Lauzon, Diego Sanchez, TJ Dillashaw, etc, etc!

Jun 30, 2016

Rafa and Tooth talk intense training, mastering the Mushin Mind, and dealing with extreme setbacks leading up to competition. Rafa recently won his 6th world title, cementing his place as the greatest featherweight competitor in Jiu Jitsu history.


This episode is sponsored by Kimera Koffee.

Jun 21, 2016

Tooth continues his chat with Eddie, picking up with Bravo's infamous 2003 ADCC victory over Royler Gracie, commentating for the UFC, launching the 10th Planet schools, and EBI (the Eddie Bravo Invitational). 

This episode is sponsored by Kimera Koffee


Jun 14, 2016

Tooth chats with Eddie in his Van Nuys music studio wherein they delve into Eddie's strange path from metal music to DJ'ing at a strip club to geeking out on boxing and finally discovering Jiu Jitsu after UFC #2, which led to his training under Jean Jacques Machado and winning the 2003 ADCC trials! 

Next week's Part 2 picks up with Eddie's infamous 2003 ADCC victory over Royler Gracie, so listen for both.

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Jun 10, 2016

Tooth chats with Jason about his roller coaster journey from amateur and professional boxing to career-ending injuries that left him reeling, then back to the top coaching fighters such as BJ Penn, Cyborg, and now Mike Bisping to World MMA Titles. 

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