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Author Archive: BJJEE

Demi Lovato says she’s feeling ‘high on life’ thanks to Jiu Jitsu

Demi Lovato has a well documented love hate relationship with the community. While everyone is willing to concede the former Disney star and pop actress is a strong jiu jitsu ambassador in the...

Protests erupting in Rio after police killed a well-known jiu-jitsu professor who was innocent bystander

Rio De Janeiro is in unrest. The untimely death of Jean Silva – a jiu jitsu instructor in a social project has everyone on their feet. According to several reports protesters are gathering:...

Ryan Hall Signs New UFC Contract

Ryan Hall struggled to find his footing in the UFC since his much criticized match against Grey Maynard. Things seemed to be turning a corner for Hall after his swift victory against BJ Penn. He even...

Chris Haueter Rolls With Wife Melissa

Chris Haueter is one of the first 12 non brazilian jiu jitsu black belts. He’s a pioneer of the sport and a big personality. According to some reports Haueter is even credited with the roll...

BJJ Instructor in a Social Project Shot Dead by Brazilian police

Jean Silva resident of the North Zone on Rio de Janeiro has been shot dead by the police. According to witness reports, Jean was hit by police officers after arriving by car at the academy. He was...

Rener Gracie Awards a Black Belt To A Woman For Investing in his Side Business

Rener Gracie has been on a good roll lately with the community but that might all change seeing as how in an effort to get an investment into his apparel business Gracie gifted a jiu jitsu black belt...

BJJ White Belts Shouldn’t Be Allowed To Have Their Own Style

We’ve all been there. That one shiny new white belt that just firmly believes he’s the next leglock progeny of the sport. The lonely 10th planet enthusiast. The catch wrestler. The sub...

Renzo Gracie Carries Para Athlete So They Could Train Together

Renzo Gracie showed off his big heart once again yesterday. Footage emerged of the Gracie family lynchpin carrying a para athlete over some stairs at his academy’s location.   A member of...

Eddie Bravo Jokes He Was Attacked, People Take It Seriously

Eddie Bravo has long championed great many conspiracy theories including championing ridiculous theories such as flat earth and chemtrails. However having grown his fan base in each of these niches...

Ryron & Rener Gracie Fulfill A Wish With Make-A-Wish Foundation

Ryron & Rener Gracie are no strangers to good gestures. Still, what they’ve done for Lena truly deserves an applause. Her wish was to fight Ryron and Rener! Tens of thousands of...

Keenan Cornelius First Alignment From A Proper Medical Professional

Keenan Cornelius has been grappling at least half his life. Through his matches Keenan got a lot of damage done to his fingers, back and body in general. Cornelius shared that one of his main issues...

SUG 8 Results: Triumph Of The Grappler Over the MMA Fighter Grappling

Submission Underground has had an interesting streak. The Chael Sonnen promotion was matching A level MMA fighters with great grapplers. However the event that signified their return to mainstream,...

Neiman Gracie not concerned with Rory MacDonald’s Mental State

The Red King, Rory MacDonald claims to have found Jesus. “I felt like I was unsure of the emotions I was feeling in the fight,” MacDonald said. “For the longest time, I fought with a certain...

Cowboy Cerrone Books Tony Ferguson Fight

Cowboy Cerrone has been steadily working his way up in his new division. Now in spite of several rumors bout the Conor McGregor fight Cerrone agreed to duke it out with Tony Ferguson in June at UFC...

Tayane Porfirio Suspended For 4 Years Following Doping Test Results

Tayane Porfirio’s career hit the biggest snag at Worlds last year. She was found to be guilty of having nandrolone in her blood stream. As per Usada’s official statement: May 10, 2019...

Kayla Harrison Goes The Distance – Earns Decision Win

Kayla Harrison just fought her hardest opponent to date in Larissa Pacheco. In the end fight went to unanimous decision (30-25, 30-27 x2) for Harrison who was none too pleased about the outcome...

Head coach of Team Raines Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Passed Away Following Tragic Motorcycle Accident

Head coach of Team Raines Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu lost his life earlier this week. Daniel Raines, owner and head coach of Team Raines Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and former teacher at Ricardo Almeida Brazilian...

18-Year-Old BJJ Champion Ronaldo Silva Suffers Stroke In Training

Ronaldo Silva suffered a tragic stroke during bjj this week in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Silva is a World Pro champion at Purple belt level and according to a dream art project account the medical...

Keenan Cornelius Set To Represent BJJ Globetrotters At Worlds

Keenan Cornelius has made his choice. At the upcoming world jiu jitsu championship he will be representing the colors of BJJ Globetrotters. A choice he made based on leniency. The legendary American...

Kayla Harrison Is ‘100%’ Sure She’d Beat Khabib in Judo match

Kayla Harrison is the only Judo Olympian from the USA to have won a Gold medal. And now she’s baring her teeth. She was quoted saying the following: “Am I gonna beat Khabib? I mean I think I...

10th Planet Warrior Attempted 15 Training Sessions In 5 Days – Here’s How It Went

Do you always feel wiped out after Jiu Jitsu? Always sore the next day barely able to perform? Well meet Marcus Greatwood. Mr Greatwood gave the good old finger to overtraining and opted to do 15...

World-Class Climber Tests His Grip Strength Grappling MMA Fighter

Norway was the location for the latest viral challenge. World class Climber Magnus Midtbø tried to test his grappling against Norwegian MMA fighter Andreas Lødøen. View this post on Instagram...

George Lockhart Coming out of Fighting Retirement; Calls out Fellow Nutritionist Mike Dolce

George Lockhart is looking forward to strapping the gloves on one last time. The famed nutritionist is looking to sort out a rivalry with chief competitor nutritionist Mike Dolce. Lockhart and Mike...

Kamaru Usman Talks How A Loss Lead Him To Train In the Gi

Kamaru Usman is a Nigerian-American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, where he is the current UFC Welterweight Champion. Usman was awarded his bjj black belt by...