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Category Archive: Articles

Mike Perry Blames Loss On Getting Caught Up in Cowboy Cerrone Creonting from JacksonWink

Donald Cowboy Cerrone put on an amazing show over the weekend – at the 25 year anniversary of UFC’s existence. He managed to submit Mike Perry albeit in spite of initial reports he...

Is It Wrong To Footsweep A One Legged Opponent?

Recently SJJIF ran one of the best paid competitions in the world – their World championship. At the championship there was plenty to watch as the prizes were quite prestigious. But one...

Fighter Cody McKenzie Suspended for 4 Years For a Fake Urine Sample

Every day in the world of MMA the fighters are writing history. In an effort to thwart USADA Fighter Cody McKenzie got way more than he bargained for. McKenzie (16-11) was worried due to weed...

JOE Rogan and EDDIE Bravo on the GRACIE FAMILY and JIU JITSU

Joe Rogan and Eddie Bravo have inspired a whole new generation of jiu jitsu practitioners. Recently they fanboyed together over how influential Gracie family was to them. The two shared plenty on...

Yair Rodriguez Receives Blue Belt From Eddie Bravo

Yair Rodriguez just had an amazing victory over Korean Zombie – no it wasn’t a submission it was probably the knock out of the year.   Yair Rodriguez with an INSANE elbow at the...

Suspected Beach Thief Gets Armbarred And Wristlocked By The Girl He Tried to Rob

It’s not wildly successful to dedicate yourself to a life of crime in a country which calls itself home to one of the most lethal martial arts on the planet. Sure anyone can train jiu jitsu...

Healing PTSD Through Jiu Jitsu Feat. Gabriel Arges at Warriors Heart

PTSD (posttraumatic stress disorder) is a mental health problem that some people develop after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening event, like combat, a natural disaster, a car accident, or...

Comparing Master Wong’s Armbar & BJJ Blackbelt’s Armbar

Master Wong is a yt wing chun sensation. In case you’re not familiar with him you should check out this video: Wong’s armbar seems very hectic however, if you have even rudimentary bjj...

Kit Dale Answers Why Does It Take So Long To Get A BJJ Black Belt

BJJ Black belt is notoriously hard to get – legitimately speaking. The difference for some is vast – while someone like Kit Dale or Gordon Ryan managed to get their black belt before...

Keenan Cornelius Questions Whether Gordon Will Devote himself To Gi, Explains the Bad Guy On Internet Act

Keenan Cornelius has made friends with his enemies. The phenom has been caught training several times with Gordon Ryan who subsequently defeated him at ADCC and they’ve even trained together...

How Does Working at a BJJ Gym Compare To an Office Job?

Almost anyone addicted to jiu jitsu has at some point considered throwing it all away and leading the BJJ lifestyle. Is it do-able? What is it really like? I’ve spent 2 years working at my gym and...

Dillon Danis Believes Paulo Miyao was Robbed

Over the weekend Kasai held it’s 4th edition. In it Gianni Grippo won the Kasai featherweights tournament. In attendance was one Dillon Danis who was quite into his newfound infamy.  ...

Mike Winkeljohn calls Donald Cowboy Cerrone a ‘Cancer’ in Gym

A Cancer in a gym happens much too often. It’s that one individual that just skirts all the values preached and respected by the regulars and simply causes loads of upheaval. Donald Cowboy...

John Danaher Shares Invaluable Kimura Insight

  The kimura has long been a very interesting move. This unique submission can be set up but for it to work it requires that you also consider it as a control as well as a submission. One of the...

Most Important Advice for BJJ White Belt Practitioners From Firas Zahabi

  As passionate as we are in bjj, the majority of people who consume the videos online, watch the competitions and participate in them are white belts. Any person who comes into bjj and starts...

Croatia Set To Host Biggest UAEJJF Event In Central Europe in December – CROATIA NATIONAL PRO JIU-JITSU CHAMPIONSHIP

Croatia is getting ready to host the best jiu jiteiros of Central Europe in December. UAEJJF chose Croatia to organize another edition of the CROATIA NATIONAL PRO JIU-JITSU CHAMPIONSHIP on December...

Clark Gracie Has Close Encounter with Infamous Football Supporters ‘Grobari’ in Belgrade, Serbia

Clark Gracie is currently giving a seminar tour of Europe and he spent the weekend in Belgrade, Serbia where he conducted a highly successful seminar at Kimura BJJ Serbia which was attended by over...

Keenan Cornelius Outlines Simple Idiot Proof Way to Kill the Berimbolo

Keenan Cornelius recently shared his thoughts on the bjj meta. After being asked at a seminar he basically outlined the berimbolo is – dead for all intents and purposes.   View this post...

Davi Ramos He Can Defeat Khabib With His Jiu Jitsu

Davi Ramos just had another amazing performance in the UFC octagon. Third victory by rear-naked choke in a row for Davi Ramos. pic.twitter.com/3JDpIIWKng — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) November 11,...

American Rapper Lupe Fiasco Weighs In on Karate vs BJJ (Which is not a thing & nobody Asked)

Lupe Fiasco, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He rose to fame in 2006 following the success of his debut album, Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor. It’s unclear just...

Nicky Ryan Set to Face Imanari At Polaris 8

Polaris 8 will be featuring the clash of a leglock legend – Imanari with the bannerman of the new generation, young Nicky Ryan.   View this post on Instagram Unfortunately due to injury,...

Overcoming the Fear of Losing

Guest post by James Duscio, a BJJ black belt under Walter cascao vital and runs cascao bjj hard knocks out of Las Vegas nv.​ So many of us have great ideas, large ambitions and day dreams that...

When is Half Guard Better then Full Guard?

Guest post by James Duscio, a BJJ black belt under Walter cascao vital and runs cascao bjj hard knocks out of Las Vegas nv.​ Back in the day, half guard was seen as a position that was halfway to...

Garry Tonon Submits 3rd MMA Opponent

Garry Tonon just got another W on the books – his mma record is one victory richer.Tonon just defeated Korea’s Sung Jong Lee! Lee is a member of 10th Planet in Korea. If you like smash...