For a BJJ practitioner the Dojo or Academy is sacred place where you refine your art and train with your teammates. Some BJJ practitioners take it to a whole new level when they transform their house into an extension of the BJJ academy and no stones are left unturned, from the entrance to the living, the car and even the house dog!
Here are some the best examples:
Welcome! Make sure to wipe your shoes and take them off when you enter the house/mat!
Welcome to the living room
On the way to the garden:
Shall we have a ‘light Roll” ?
Can we offer you some coffee?
Work your agility on the way to the kitchen
Here’s our dog ‘Rickson’. Don’t worry, he doesn’t bite, he rolls!
Here is the garden:
You can even roll in the swimming pool!
Hanging the Gis outside
And in Winter, we sometimes forget to bring in the Gis hanging outside!
The kitchen is always full of great healthy food:
The toilet has the right reading material 🙂
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