Introdution “What makes a good coach? There are many factors, and just like fighters, no two coaches are the same. Again, just like a fighter a good coach does not magically step onto the mats with the ability to direct others. It is a skill that is learned and developed.
Nathan Leverton is the head coach at Leicester Shootfighters, a gargantuan team of mostly no-gi grapplers. He’s trained everyone from part-timers to UFC fighters. In this revealing interview, we find out a little about his background, his coaching methods and philosophies, and what he feels a grappler can do to make themselves more coachable. “