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Author Archive: BJJEE

Best Submissions In MMA For 2013 In Animated GIFs

10. Sergio Moraes vs Neil Magny:  9. Ronda Rousey vs Liz Carmouche:    8. Fabricio Werdum vs Minotauro Nogueira:  7. Urijah Faber vs Ivan Menjivar:  6. Kenny Robertson vs Brock Jardine:  5....

Big Names To Watch Out For At The 2014 Europeans

  The 2014 Europeans are approaching  Europe’s largest BJJ event is approaching, and big names are being added every day to the competition roster. The interesting thing about the Euros,...

Royce Gracie Named #44 In Sports Illustrated 50 Athletes of all time

  Royce Gracie in Sports Illustrated Top 50 Athletes of all time Royce Gracie was selected to represent his family’s version of Jiu-Jitsu in the first few UFCs because he looked far less...

Watch This Great Video: ‘Why Women Should Train Jiu-Jitsu.”

  Great video from Mark Ward from Ocean County JJ. This shows the effectiveness of Jiu-Jitsu. Just watch it and show it to your friends.

From Top Competitor To Mother, Emily Kwok: ” I May Compete Again One Day, But For Now My Daughter Is More Important To Me”

  Emily Kwok is the first woman in Canada to receive her black belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu and the first to win a world championship. In 2007, when still a brown belt, she defeated black belts...

Grappler’s Delight: Judo Olympic Medallist Ronda Rousey vs Wrestling Olympic Medallist Sara McMann

  There is still a bit over a month left until UFC 170 where we will be treated to a grappler’s superfight between two Olympic medallists: Ronda Rousey for Judo and Sara McMann for...

Mexico To Host Brown Belt Grand Prix In February

  Mexico will be host to a brown belt Grand prix in February, similar to Copa Podio. Here are a the 8 selected for the Grand prix of Brown’s in less than 77 kilograms in kimono that will...

Bernardo Faria Working Hard To Get Back In Shape After Knee Surgery

  World champion Bernardo Faria had a tough end of year. He had arthroscopic knee surgery after suffering an injury to the meniscus. Since the operation, he has started physical therapy and...

Copa Podio Heavyweight GP Groups Defined; Rodolfo & Lo To Face Each Other For First Time

  The 2014 Copa Podio heavyweight Grand Prix will be the stage for an unprecedented showdown: World champions Rodolfo Vieira and Leandro Lo will face each other for the first time. Another...

Kron Gracie Negotiating His MMA Debut In Japan For August : ‘I’m Here To Show That Jiu-Jitsu Is Still The Best Martial Art In MMA.’

Kron Gracie last year after winnning ADCC, had expressed his desire to leave the competitive Jiu-Jitsu to “venture” in MMA . And little by little, his dream is becoming a reality. He is...

Ludus Team Training Camp in Moscow, Russia with Alexandre Paiva 18 & 19.01.14

  BJJ holiday / training camp in Moscow, Russia: Ludus team Russia are organizing a training camp on the 18 and 19th of January in Lopotovo, Russia with Alexandre Paiva and Alexandre Deda Faria....

Slovakia’s Stefan Hupka: “The Future Of BJJ In My Country Looks Really Promising.”

Stefan Hupka is oone of the pioneers of BJJ in Slovakia. During his BJJ journey he trained in Ireland where he was living. Upon returning home to Slovakia, he formed his BJJ team sTC BJJ Team. In...

How To Use ‘Modern’ Jiu-Jitsu For The Streets

  Good comedy video about how to use some Jiu-Jitsu moves to avoid a mugging 🙂

UFC Fighter Alan Belcher To Compete In Copa Podio Heavyweight GP

  BJJ black belt Alan Belcher is the third North American on the Heavyweight GP card. Along with Travis Stevens and brown belt Tim Spriggs, Belcher will form the North American trio that...

Rolles Gracie On His Father, The Legendary Rolls Gracie: ‘He Formed A Generation.’

  Who lived in Rio de Janeiro in the 60’s and 70’s point to Rolls Gracie as being one of the best BJJ fighters of all time. To some, in fact, he was the most technical Gracie. The...

BJJEE Gi Review: Doguera’s ‘Elementar’ Gi

DOGUERA is a up and coming BJJ lifestyle brand that produces great quality and cool designed BJJ gis. The symbol of Dogera is the baboon. The words and images that come to my mind when I think of a...

Travis Stevens Chooses To Compete At Copa Podio Heavyweight GP Instead Of Paris Judo Grand Slam

  BJJ black belt, Team USA Judo member and 2 times Olympian Travis Stevens is really enjoying competing at both the highest level in BJJ and Judo. He has chosen to compete at Feb 1rst Copa Podio...

Watch Rolles & Daniel Gracie Fight Sakuraba In Japanese Pro Wrestling

  After a mediocre MMA career so far, Rolles and Daniel Gracie have tried out Japanese pro wrestling (Puroresu). Both Gracies have had an up and down MMA career, Rolles fought once in the UFC...

BJJ Coach To The Stars Marcus Vinicius: “I Trained LL Cool J, Guy Ritchie, Jason Statham, Vin Diesel etc…”

  Owner of Beverly Hills Jiu-Jitsu club, Marcus Vinicius Di Lucia spoke to Tatame about his famous BJJ students. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Marcus Vinicius Di Lucia landed in America in 1995, but...

Max Carvalho BJJ Workshop, Belgrade, Serbia, 22th & 23th of February

Gracie Barra Serbia and BJJSHOP, the 22th and 23th of February at the GB Serbia, are organizing  a two-day BJJ Workshop which will be lead by Black Belt GB and longtime competitor of the highest...

The Estima Bros: ‘We Are Are Organizing A European Camp Focused On Competition Strategy.’

  The Estima brothers Braulio and Victor are both world BJJ champions.  To start 2014 on the right foot, the brothers will lead the European Training Camp 2014, an incredible opportunity to be...

IBJJF Munich Winter Open Confirmed for March 1rst, 2014

  IBJJF has just confirmed the Munich Winter Open 2014 and registration is already open!! After the very successful 2013 Munich Open (November), IBJJF is coming back. Location: ESV München...

Murilo Bustamante Against Online Belt Promotions: “Compare A Black Belt From A Real Teacher & A Online Black Belt…”

  The controversy over the belt system in Jiu-Jitsu continues. And now it is the turn of Murilo Bustamente to show all his discontent with the issue. The leader of Brazilian Top Team chose a...

BJJEE Rising Stars: Drysdale BJJ’s Kristian Woodmansee

Walk into Drysdale Jiu Jitsu in Las Vegas, Nevada on any given day and you will see a team made up of some of the worlds best athletes.  Among these fighters you will find Kristian Woodmansee, a...