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Author Archive: BJJEE

Josh Hinger Formula for Overcoming the Fear of Jiu-Jitsu Competition

A competition can either be an amazing, fulfilling experience or a frightening and soul-crushing one. And this doesn’t depend just on whether or not you’ll win the match and/or the tournament…...

The Intersection of Skill and Chance: Lessons from BJJ for Online Slot Players

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and online slot gaming may appear to reside on opposite ends of the spectrum in terms of activity and engagement. BJJ, a martial art focused on grappling and ground...

Mastering the Art of Combining Travel and Training for Personal Growth

Who says you can’t mix business with pleasure? Often, we see travel as a break from the grind, a chance to unwind. But what if I told you, it could be more than just a getaway? It could be a...

Kade Rutolo: “If ADCC Did PED Testing, 98% of Athletes Would Drop Out”

Kade Ruotolo, reigning ADCC champion, recently shared his candid views on the use of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) in the sport and his journey from jiu-jitsu to mixed martial arts. His...

Your BJJ Instructor Won’t Allow You To Train at Other Academies? Learn This Lesson from BJJ Red Belts

The MOST important lesson from my trip to Brazil. In the spring of 2019 I traveled to Brazil with Master Pedro Sauer, David Porter, Hannah Davis, and The German. I met some great people there, we had...

The Psychology of Risk: Betting Strategies and Grappling Competitions

Risk has been something that humans have been aware of for as long as the species has existed. Even in the prehistoric era, humans were well aware of the risk of hunting mammoths and other large...

Nutrition for Martial Arts Training | How Important Is Diet?

The truth is that mixed martial arts is demanding and requires one to spend hours each day in the gym. You will need to work on your techniques, strength training, and exercise. However, these are...

Will Ethereum go to the moon in the next few years? Let’s take a look at the predictions

Ethereum has enjoyed a great start to this year and has big ambitions for the future, with many developments aiming to make its network more scalable and usable. Over the years, Ethereum has...

Olympic Champ Mark Schultz On How He Challenged Rickson Gracie: “I Held Him in a Cradle For 20 Mins”

Olympic and 2-time World champion freestyle wrestler, Mark Schultz, whose life story was featured in the movie ‘Foxcatcher’ has been a Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Pedro Sauer for about two years....

MMA Fighter Just Pulled Off Very Rare Submission in MMA: Scorpion Rib Crusher

At the Georgian Fighting Championship (GFC) 27, an intense flyweight bout concluded dramatically when Edalet Zeynalov secured a rare scorpion rib crusher submission against Giorgi Magradze. The match...

ADCC Trials Champs: “No Gi is Easier than Gi BJJ. The Talent Pool is Way Smaller in No Gi”

The debate between Gi and No-Gi training intensifies with perspectives from seasoned competitors like ADCC Trials winners Owen Jones and Taylor Pearman. In a recent episode of the “Hack Check...

Fighter Orders McDonalds & Eats Big Mac & Fries Between Rounds

In a surprising twist at a recent international mixed martial arts event, a heavyweight fighter caught everyone off guard by ordering a McDonald’s meal while resting on his stool between...

Muay Thai Champ Competes In BJJ After Training just 6 Months, Submits Judo Black Belt National Team Member

Flashback: Bernueng Sakhomsin, a Muay Thai champion decided to compete in BJJ in the white belt division. He has a rich Muay Thai background being the Rajadamnern Stadium Muay Thai champion in 2006...

What Should You Do If Someone Comes To Challenge You in Your BJJ Academy?

“If we fight for money I’ll stop when you ask. If we fight for pride I’ll stop when I want.” ~Rickson In Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu history there has been a legacy of the Gracie...

“Get Up” Muay Thai Fighter Destroys BJJ Practitioner in MMA Bout

Muay Thai is no joke. Widely known as the most devastating striking art, professional MMA bouts have 5 minute rounds so it requires an extremely high level of fitness. In a spectacular showcase of...

Joe Moreira Receives 9th Degree Red Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

In a momentous event for the world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Joe Moreira, a stalwart of the sport, has been awarded the prestigious 9th degree red belt. The honor was bestowed upon him by Master...

Should You Be Taking Pept*des if You’re a Jiu-Jitsu Athlete?

Peptides are short chains of amino acids that are linked together by peptide bonds and are shorter than proteins. They have gained popularity among athletes due to their potential to enhance...

Yoel Romero To Face Owen Livesey in Grappling Match at Polaris 28

Yoel Romero is set to participate in an openweight grappling contest against Owen Livesey at Polaris 28. Romero, an Olympic silver medalist in wrestling, will square off against Livesey, a...

Beyond the Ordinary: What Sets Elite Live Dealer Casinos Apart

Live dealer casinos have become a cornerstone of the online gambling industry, offering an immersive experience that bridges the gap between traditional land-based casinos and digital gaming...

RHCP’s Anthony Kiedis Explains Why He Quit Training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

As a new practitioner of Brazilian jiu-jitsu, it is important to learn how to avoid common injuries that white belts often face. Proper technique, training partners, and adjusting intensity levels...

What Would Wrestling Look Like If it Adopted the BJJ Belt System?

If wrestling adopted a belt system similar to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, it would fundamentally change how wrestlers are ranked and recognized for their skills and achievements. Here’s a general idea of...

Are Strict BJJ Academy Uniform Policies A Scam?

In BJJ, the topic of uniform policies within gyms can be a contentious issue. Uniforms play a crucial role not only in the business model of BJJ academies but also in fostering a sense of team unity....

Gordon Ryan Mocks Men’s Mental Health Struggles: ‘Soft Men & Complainers’

ADCC champion Gordon Ryan sparked a debate following a video post where he echoed UFC president Dana White’s controversial views on men and emotional expression. In the video, White...

Cormier: “Alex Pereira Could Possibly Make it to USA Olympic Wrestling Team”

It’s been just a few days ago that Daniel Cormier claimed that he was bewildered that Alex Pereira reached such a high level of success in the UFC with “no wrestling skills”…...