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Author Archive: BJJEE

Watch out black belts! Pan Am 2012 revelation, brown belt weight & absolute champion Renato Cardoso from Check Mat

Original article by Junior Samurai in GracieMag  He got the tapout in all nine of the matches he was in at the 2012 Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Irvine, California, snapping up gold in the...

Andre Galvao seminar in Poland!

Be sure not to miss this rare opportunity! On behalf of WroXgym Wrocław, we would like to invite everyone to the first Andre Galvao (Multiple world BJJ, ADCC world champion) seminar in...

Exclusive interview with Polish BJJ ace, Piotr “Bagi” Baginski

1. Hello Piotr, can you tell the Eastern European BJJ community about yourself and your journey in bjj? My name is Piotr Baginski and I live In Szczecin – Poland. At present I work as a full...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Sweeps from the smashing half guard

A couple of of sweeps and concepts from the smashing half guard demonstrated by Zerjal Team purple belt, Luka Radulovic.

Adem Redzovic talks about his successful Chicago academies, his Bosnian roots and how religion helps him in Jiu-Jitsu

Adem with his brother Eddie Hi Adem, can you please introduce yourself to our readers and tell us about your journey in Jiu-Jitsu? My name is Adem Redzovic, my parents were both born in the former...

BJJ/ Grappling seminar in with Swedish BJJ black belt Martin Janson in Belgrade, Serbia

 Kaizen MMA Akademija in Belgrade, Serbia is organizing a BJJ and grappling seminar with Swedish BJJ black belt and Swedish BJJ champion Martin Janson. If you train Judo, MMA, Grappling, BJJ make...

Croatian Jiu-Jitsu Open 2012

This is one of the major BJJ competitions in Eastern Europe! All information is here: http://crojj.org/  Tournament date Saturday 28/4/2012Competitor registrations Until 25/4/2012 23:59 (absolutely...

A new BJJ black belt in Serbia, meet Vasa Mik!

Vasa being promotted by Rodrigo Medeiros Vasa Mik is a BJJ black belt under the famous Rodrigo Medeiros (Bjj Revolution Team/ Carlos Gracie) and comes from San Diego, California. Vasa has been...

Jiu-Jistu legend Terrere back in deep waters with drug addiction. Family needs our help

Article by Marcelo Dunlop at Gracie Mag Unfortunately, it isn’t an April Fools gag, and it wouldn’t be funny even if it was. The owner of one of the most striking smiles in all of Jiu-Jitsu, the...

Is Russia safe? Watch this! LOL

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How To Get More Women Into Grappling/ BJJ

Article written by by Krista Scott-Dixon in an article in www.grapplearts.com “I am often asked two questions by well-meaning male instructors: How do I get more women to join my school?And...

Exclusive interview with the owner of M Kimonos, Luciana Machado Simon

Thanks to our friends from BJJ Heroes for the original interviewLuciana Machado is the proud owner of the famous M Kimonos Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Brand. MKimonos was arguably the first brand to become...

Bosnia’s Arvin Widder gets promoted to 4th degree BJJ black belt

Sensei Edson Carvalho promoted Arvin Widder “Baiano” to BJJ 4th degree black belt at theTeam Carvalho Convention in Sweden 1th of April 2012!Ooooossss! Here is our interview with Sensei...

Exclusive interview Master Rickson Gracie on what he thinks of Jiu-Jitsu nowadays

BJJ EASTERN EUROPE TECHNIQUES: Triangle set up from shoulder guard + competition situation

A nice triangle choke set up from the shoulder guard position + the same set up in a competition situation.

PAN AMS 2012 PLAY BY PLAY! Sunday April1

Tune in here at 9am California time or 6pm Paris or Belgrade time on  Sunday ( April 1rst)  for the live PLAY by PLAY right  here on BJJ EASTERN EUROPE! Here are the results so far:...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Sweep from reverse De La Riva guard

Elliott Bayev, head BJJ instructor at Open Mat MMA http://openmat.ca/ in Toronto Canada shows us some  nice options from the reverse DLR guard.

PAN AMS 2012 PLAY BY PLAY! Saturday March 31

Tune in here at 9am California time or 6pm Paris or Belgrade time on Saturday and Sunday (March 31 April 1rst)  for the live play by play right  here on BJJ EASTERN EUROPE!To go to Sunday April...

Interview with BJJ globetrotter, BJJ black belt Dimitris Tsitos from Greece who has competed/trained/lived in 6 continents. Part 2

Dimitris in Brazil You can find part 1 of the interview here   Dimitris fighting MMA in Sout Africa 4. What countries left you the best impressions (BJJ wise and lifestyle) I don’t want to be...

8th OPEN Polish ADCC Championship . Special award in the elite class will be ticket to European trials in september

The event will be held under patronage of ADCC and President of the city of Szczecin and will be conducted under ADCC rules. The organizer is „Berserker’s Team” Martial Sports Association....

The right way to cut weight for BJJ competitions

Article written by Marcus Buur. You can also have a look at our previous article:  How-to-find-your-ideal-weight-for-bjj. If you want to compete in Bjj, you must fight in a weight class and it’s...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Reverse De La Riva to back take to Bow & arrow choke

Elliott Bayev (Russian roots) , head BJJ instructor at Open Mat MMA http://openmat.ca/ in Toronto Canada shows us some nice nice options from the reverse DLR guard

If we get 1,000 likes on our Facebook page, we will do a Pan Ams play by play (Saturday and Sunday) live here on BJJ Eastern Europe!

If we get 1,000 likes on our Facebook page by saturday March 31 at 18:00 (Belgrade and Paris time) , we will do a live Play by Play of the Pan Ams 2012.We just need you to share our page with your...

Interview with BJJ globetrotter, BJJ black belt Dimitris Tsitos from Greece who has competed/trained/lived in 6 continents. Part 1

Dimitris in Bali, Indonesia 1. Dimitris can you please introduce yourself to our readers? Hi, my name is Dimitrios Tsitos and I am 32 years old. I was born and raised in Athens, Greece, were I also...