Submissions Are Alive And Well In The UFC, Contrary To What...

Are submissions dead in the UFC? No, submissions are alive and well, in fact. I recall hearing a surprising fact back at the time when Rashad...

After Student Dies From Depression-Related Causes, Rener Gracie Wishes He Had...

Only an hour before the time of this writing, Rener Gracie --- son of BJJ red belt Rorion Gracie and grandson of BJJ founder...

What Sports Jiu-Jitsu Competitions Are Keeping It Real?

Sport jiu-jitsu has multiple different rule sets. Each set spawns its own strategy, where competitors seek the best path to victory under the rules...

Do You Know The Difference Between Basics, Fundamentals, And Concepts In...

Students of BJJ hear "Focus on the basics" or "Focus on the fundamentals!" all of the time. Sound advice to be sure. But what exactly...

What Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Can Teach You About Growing Your Business: Part...

The following is Part 2 of my article, "What Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Can Teach You About Growing Your Business." You can read Part 1 here. Details...

Don’t Want To Get Kicked Out Of Your Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu School?...

For the majority of us, our BJJ school is where we spend a lot of our free time every week, and we love to...

These Two Didn’t Let A Snowy Day Ruin Their Takedown Training

Looking to practice your takedowns? Can't make it to class? Well, good news: as long as you have a partner (or a training dummy) you can...

What Should You Do If Your Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Coach Is Angry...

Brazilian jiu-jitsu is not only one of the most effective martial arts, but also one of the most casual. If you don't believe me, go...

3 Things You Should Do More In 2018 During Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu...

Is it a cliche to make a New Year's BJJ resolution? I'm going to say no as the first of January is the symbolic...

Need Help Finding Your Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Game? Here Are Five Tips...

Every lower belt --- i.e., white and blue belt --- needs a little help finding his or her game. Heck! Many purple belts and...