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Category Archive: Articles, Videos

Renzo Gracie Teaches Famous Ezekiel & Reverse Ezekiel Chokes

Sode guruma jime (“sleeve wheel constriction”) is a type of Judo chokehold, which compresses the opponent’s trachea or the carotid arteries. The technique can be executed from a...

Are BJJ Seminars Worth The Money?

Written by BJJ black belt Nick ‘Chewy’ Albin of chewjitsu.net Do you enjoy BJJ seminars? Do you remember the BJJ techniques shown during the seminar? Do you think they’re worth the money....

Rolling Instructor VS Observing Instructor – Which One Is Better?

Photo: Leon Sandoval www.heyleon.com, Instagram @heyleonmedia and Facebook.com/heyleonmedia The idea that a belt ranking would be assigned to a student that doesn’t roll is almost universally...

Scare Off Your Opponents Grip with Nasty Wrist Locks

Written by BJJ black belt Nick ‘Chewy’ Albin of chewjitsu.net Wristlocks in BJJ are an under-utilized and often under appreciated technique. In a lot of situations people will call them cheap or...

Josh Barnett on Pressure Style vs Flow Style in Grappling

      UFC heavyweight and Metamoris heavyweight champion Josh Barnett in this video shows the pressure style of catch wrestling, how it’s both similar to and different from...

Gi Or No Gi? What Should We Focus On More?- 5X World Champ Bernardo Faria

In Jiu-Jitsu, you rarely see Gi practitioners who refuse to train No Gi, but the large majority of “NoGi only” practitioners literally hate the Gi and never train in it. Why is that? 5x world...

Rener Gracie’s Brilliant Triangle Choke Defense

  Rener and Ryron Gracie breakdown the BJJ technique to escape this dangerous position and mess up your opponents triangle game.   Saulo Ribeiro’s Famous Triangle Escape

Rickson Gracie Black Belt Kevin Casey’s Latest Music Video: ‘Never’

MMA fighter, BJJ black belt and rap artist Kevin Casey has released his latest song inspired by MMA and BJJ: Casey was born in Inglewood, California. He began to study Brazilian jiu-jitsu in 1995...

How To Do The Infamous Seatbelt Neck Crank

  Guest post by Mark Lajhner, founder and chief instructor of Kaizen MMA Academy in Belgrade, Serbia. He is a Judo black belt (Serbian national team member), BJJ purple belt and multiple...

The BJJ No-Mad Chronicles: The Hand Of God (Documentary)

“THE HAND OF GOD” documentary is telling the inspirational life story of a kid who was born without four fingers on his left hand and managed to become a multiple times world Brazilian jiu-jitsu...

‘This is 100% my fault’ – Nurmagomedov first interview since UFC 209 cancelation

    Less than a month after the cancelation of his fight with Tony Ferguson for the UFC interim lightweight title, Khabib Nurmagomedov gives his take on what happened at UFC 209, at the...

TedTalk: GSP’s Instructor Bruno Fernandes PhD on Power of BJJ Community

  Bruno Fernandes is the head instructor at Gracie Barra Montreal, has a PhD, and is an assistant professor at one of the most prestigious medical schools in Canada (McGill University), speaks...

Watch: Draculino on Dealing with an Attacker Grabbing Your Balls

      A guy calling himself “Master” made the statements: “I mean, I thought that Gracie Jiu-Jitsu was first of all supposed to be about self defence in a real fight,...

Daniel Cormier VS Anthony Johnson 2 – Pre Fight Analysis

  Mark Lajhner, founder and chief instructor of Kaizen MMA Academy  and of mmacoach.net, analyzes the upcoming light heavyweight title fight between Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson. It is...

Watch: Leandro Lo Rolling with Roberto Cyborg Abreu

  Lo And Cyborg Get After It At RVCA HQ.

Wrestler Loses State title, Then Hugs His Opponent’s Dying Father & Wows The Crowd

    After a high school wrestler lost the state title, his kind gesture toward his opponent shocked the crowd. He knew about his opponent’s father’s condition and after the match...

Police Officer Tries To Arrest A Resisting BJJ Black Belt

  DenverMartialArts.com in conjunction with LightningKicks.com and Centurian Modern Law Enforcement Subject Control utilizing modern hand to hand combat tactics to train police on real world...

Kron Gracie: ‘I Believe That The Earth is Flat’

  BJJ champion and up and coming MMA fighter Kron Gracie believes that the world is flat. The flat Earth model is an archaic conception of the Earth’s shape as a plane or disk....

Bow & Arrow Choke Hail Mary Escape!

  Tim and time again shows that bow and arrow choke is by far one of the most powerful and most fearsome submissions in the game. It’s used everywhere and at all levels and by literally...

Judo’s ‘Sasae Tsuri-Komi Ashi’ Modification For MMA & No Gi Grappling

  Mark Lajhner, founder and chief instructor of Kaizen MMA Academy  and of mmacoach.net, shows how he modified a judo throw called “Sasae Tsuri-Komi Ashi” for MMA and Grappling and made...

Xande Ribeiro vs Adam Wardzinski (Final) Abu Dhabi Grand Slam London 2017

Wardziński Adam vs Xandre Ribeiro finał 94kg adult. Abu Dhabi Grand Slam London 2017.

The Respectful & Disrespectful Way To Invite A Higher Belt To Roll

Each BJJ academy has their own set of specific rules. Some schools require students to face the wall while tying their belts, or to ask permission to go to the toilet or to have a sip of water. A...

Study: Demian Maia’s Highly Efficient Wrestling

  UFC Welterweight Demian Maia has arguably some of the best wrestling in the UFC. He has taken down some of the best wrestlers in the UFC like Chael Sonnen, Jon Fitch (numerous times), Rick...

BJJ Competitor Forgets To Remove Phone From Gi!

A quick reminder to competitors, just make sure your pockets are empty before stepping on the mats 😉 This happened at this Year’s Pan.   A quick reminder to competitors, just make sure...