Martyn Ford is mostly known for his acting, bodybuilding, and 6’8″ stature, but over the past few years, he’s also become a part of the jiu-jitsu community.
Ford began his BJJ journey a few years back, and he’s since returned to the mats at Gracie Barra Sutton Coldfield to expand upon his jiu-jitsu knowledge.
Obviously, while we all like to believe that “size doesn’t matter” in jiu-jitsu, going up against someone of Ford’s size and build isn’t quite the same as rolling with someone who’s a mere fifty pounds heavier than you. If you’d like to see how Ford’s BJJ journey is coming along, Ignite Nutrition has shared a short clip detailing his progress and experience on the mats.
Take a look below and live vicariously through his teammates: