The Value of Ego

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Ego is natural and normal, and a healthy ego is very helpful in training. Very often I hear people talk about ego as though it’s...

5 Ways 16-Year Old Ryron Gracie Sold BJJ in This Gracie...

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Who doesn't love watching an old school Gracie Challenge? One of my favorite Gracie Challenges features a 16-year old Ryron Gracie being picked by...

3 Reasons To Train At A Smaller Academy.

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Where do you train? I hear many people saying they could train with a team like Atos in San Diego or other similar academies....

Jiu Jitsu Will Teach You To Love Your Body No Matter...

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People get into jiu jitsu for all sorts of reasons. While learning self defense is pretty high up on the list of things that...

5 Ways You Gained Self-Confidence Through BJJ

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During your earliest days training in BJJ, you likely had a bit of anxiety stepping onto a mat full of tough looking guys and...

What’s Your “Sales Pitch”? 5 Things To Tell Friends And...

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If you’re like me, most of your friends are people you met through jiu-jitsu, and friends and family who don’t currently train get bombarded...

Mark Schultz Black Belt Promotion – Story From The Ceremony

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I have read quite a few articles about the recent promotion of Mark Schultz. This is awesome on so many levels, for Jiu Jitsu,...

Watch Ricardo Almeida Thank Carlos Gracie Jr for 30 Years of...

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Ricardo Almeida has been one of the top MMA and BJJ competitors in the world over the 20 years. Almeida, who has competed in...

BJJ Black Belt Brings Jiu-Jitsu To All Of Your Favorite Cartoons

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Who doesn’t love the combination of BJJ and cartoons? During my time in BJJ, I have found many practitioners who grew up reading comic...

5 Things Coworkers Assume When You Tell Them You Compete in...

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The difference between your Jiu-Jitsu family and your coworkers is that you got to choose your Jiu-Jitsu family while your coworkers are just strangers...