On this audio edition of No Holds Barred, host Eddie Goldman speaks with coach, trainer, and former college, freestyle, and Greco-Roman wrestler Eric Albarracin
After also serving as a captain in the U.S. Army, Eric is now the COO of the training program for champion athletes, Champion By Design
Champion by Design will be holding their next training camp June 23-26 in Buena Vista, Colorado.
In a lengthy, memorable, and comprehensive interview, we spoke with Eric late Monday night while he was still in New York. We discussed his career in wrestling and as a coach, the Champion by Design program and why it has been so successful with so many elite athletes, the return to wrestling of Olympic champions Henry Cejudo and Cael Sanderson, the recently concluded U.S. World Team Trials, the need to promote wrestling, the next fights in the Strikeforce heavyweight tournament, elite wrestlers in MMA and their upcoming fights such as Daniel Cormier-Jeff Monson, "King" Mo Lawal-Roger Gracie, and Dan Henderson-Fedor Emelianenko, and much more.
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