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Week Long Camp With Eddie Bravo at Evolve MMA in Singapore

NEWS ALERT! On May 22 for 1 week, Evolve Mixed Martial Arts will host a camp with 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu founder and mastermind Eddie Bravo, along with his black belts. This will be an intensive...

BJJ Black Belt’s Wrist Lock To Counter Trump’s Armdrag Handshake

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is the first man to ever counter Donald Trump’s infamous armdrag handshake. He was able to use an effective frame and in a second attempt, was able to...

How To Develop Elbow-Snapping Strength & Power in your Armbars

Guest post by Dr Kickass, Mike Piekarski, a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Former MMA Fighter, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu brown belt. Follow him on instagram. Armbars are a complex movement that utilizes the...

Tom DeBlass On Loyalty in Jiu-Jitsu

  Last night, a recent video of Rickson Gracie emerged where the BJJ legend was asked to give his opinion on people that cross train at various BJJ academies at the same time, in order to...

How Trudeau Countered Trump’s Infamous Armdrag Handshake

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is the first man to ever counter Donald Trump’s infamous armdrag handshake. He was able to use an effective frame and in a second attempt, was able to...

Confessions Of A Guard Player: Guard Players Hate These 4 Moves

Guest post by Masafumi Matsumoto, a BJJ brown belt from Japan who has been travelling the world, training, competing and working as a translator. ‘Masa’ is known for having a very good guard,...

Rickson Gracie On People Simultaneously Training at Different BJJ Academies

Team switching in Jiu-Jitsu is a very controversial topic that will always provoke different points of views and arguments among the BJJ community. Throughout Jiu-Jitsu history, there have always...

How To Heelhook Proof Your Knees

Photo: Rafael Domingos at EBI. Guest post by Dr Kickass, Mike Piekarski, a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Former MMA Fighter, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu brown belt. Follow him on instagram. How to...

Watch: Nicholas Meregali Defeats Xande Ribeiro in Black Belt Debut

The best brown belt in the world in 2016, 22 year old Nicholas Meregali was promoted to black belt by Mario Reis last December. In his first ever competition in his new rank, he made a huge...

Samurai Mental Trick That You Can Apply To BJJ Competitions

“Negative Visualization” is one of the main tools of ancient Stoicism. Really thinking about just how awful things can be in combat will have the effect of making you value what you have...

Message from Space – Judo Black Belt and Astronaut Thomas Pesquet

  Message from Judo Black Belt and French astronaut Thomas Pesquet from the European Space Agency is currently in space on board of the International Space Station for six months. He delivers a...

What To Do When You Don’t Feel Like Training BUT You Have A Competition Approaching

Guest post by Uros Culic from Serbia, a BJJ black belt under Ricardo Vieira and FILA Grappling World Champion who has been training, teaching and competing for the last 10 years. Uros is one of the...

Bruce Lee vs. Judo Legend Gene LeBell in 1967

UFC president Dana White once described Bruce Lee as the Godfather of MMA because of his highly evolved way of exploring various combat sports. Lee trained in grappling with famous stuntman and Judo...

Jeff Monson Gets in Fight with Trump Supporter

A sweating rotund unlikely Trump supporter splits open Jeff Monson; an American Anarcho-Communist, two-time winner of the ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship, and a No Gi Brazilian jiu-jitsu...

Tim Spriggs on Why He Stopped Talking Trash Before Grappling Matches

The new generation of Jiu-Jitsu competitors comprised of Garry Tonon, Gordon Ryan, AJ Agazarm, and Dillon Danis have been using the MMA trash talk model to talk their way into big grappling...

5 Street Fights That Ended in Submissions

  Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a highly complex martial art/ combat sport sport. There are some very fancy techniques that are used more in the sport aspect, but in a self defense situation, the...

ADCC 2017: Miyao, DeBlass Qualified + Updated Competitors List

Photo: SantoNegro ADCC Federation has announced its upcoming 2017 World Event is going to be held on 22-24 September, 2017 in Espoo, Finland. The event will take place at the famous Espoo...

Ron Tripp, The only Man to Defeat Rickson Gracie in Official Competition

Photo: Ron Tripp and a Sambo match between Rickson and Rolls Gracie.   The great Rickson Gracie claimed to have been unbeaten in BJJ, Wrestling, Sambo, challenge matches, Judo and vale tudo...

Why Go To A Grappling Open Mat?

  Why go to an Open Mat? Make new Grappling friends from different academies It’s a great opportunity to meet other grapplers from different academies in a relaxed setting. The only...

Do We Really Need a Belts? Positives & Negatives of the BJJ Belt System

Photo: Leon Sandoval www.heyleon.com, Instagram @heyleonmedia and Facebook.com/heyleonmedia   Guest post by Eric York, BJJ purple belt, world traveller and president of BJJ Lifestyle...

Davi Ramos & Augusto Frota To Hold Charity BJJ Seminar in Serbia

  A major event for BJJ in Serbia and the region! For the first time ever, Davi Ramos (2015 ADCC champion) and Augusto Frota (head of Frota team and 3rd degree black belt under Rodrigo...

Why Your Guard Sucks And What To Do About It

Guest post by Masafumi Matsumoto, a BJJ brown belt from Japan who has been travelling the world, training, competing and working as a translator. ‘Masa’ is known for having a very good guard,...

Felice Herrig on New Purple Belt: ‘I Feel a Deep Love for BJJ’

Felice Herrig is an American kickboxer, Muay Thai fighter, and mixed martial artist. Born in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, she began her career practicing kickboxing and Muay Thai before transitioning to...

Relson Gracie on Rickson’s 400-0 Record & Not Speaking to Rolls for 5 Years

The second eldest son of Helio Gracie, the red belt Relson Gracie reigned during his time, having had according to him, 140 Vale Tudo fights and remained unbeaten for decades. But those who think...