‘Creontism’: Jiu-Jitsu’s Biggest Hypocrisy

The term creonte originated within Brazilian jiu-jitsu organizations in Brazil to refer to a student who either is, or perceived to be, disloyal to a particular school or organization, particularly one with which the student had a long-standing or otherwise well-invested relationship. As such, the expression is used pejoratively, and has drawn comparisons to the English word traitor. The coining of the term … Continue reading ‘Creontism’: Jiu-Jitsu’s Biggest Hypocrisy