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Category Archive: Articles, BJJ News

LGBTQ Media Calls Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox “Bravest Athlete in Sports History”

According to The Blaze, an LGBTQ media, Cyd Zeigler wrote his opinions Fallon Fox deeming her the “bravest athlete in history.” Fallon Fox is a transgender female MMA competitor who was...

Online International Grappling Referees Seminar by International Grappling Federation

  PURPOSE AND TASKS     To popularize the sport of Grappling and to permit to be the referee and to improve the qualification of referees.   PLACE AND TIME OF THE SEMINAR  ...

Jiu-Jitsu Inspired Metal Band ‘Kimura!’ Releases New Video feat. Claudia Doval & Randy Couture

Check out the new music video from Kimura! (@kimuratheband). They’re a jiujitsu themed metalcore band (jitscore) from the UK. They have released a music video featuring Claudia Doval and Randy...

Caio Terra on PED Use in BJJ: ‘The Problem Has Gotten Worse’

After winning the 2011 Pan championship, Caio Terra became the Pan rooster weight champion after having beaten Bruno Malfacine in the final in a very close fight. After the final a very happy Caio...

Kenny Florian: Reliable Source Says GSP Is Getting Ready For Khabib Fight

The GSP- Khabib fight rumours are getting stronger and stronger in 2021. Retired UFC fighter Kenny Florian has stated that a reliable source has told him that GSp has started preparing for the Khabib...

White Belts Get Into a Fight at BJJ Tournament

It’s very rare to see brawls or fights at BJJ tournaments. These 2 two little white belts exchanged strikes during a BJJ match in a surreal scene. The black belt referee was very fast to intervene...

Here’s What Will Happen When Ben Askren Fights Jake Paul

Guest post by Evolve MMA, Asia’s premier championship brand for martial arts. It has the most number of World Champions on the planet. Named as the #1 ranked martial arts organization in Asia by...

Garry Tonon Gives The Latest On The DDS Puerto Rico Academy

It goes without saying that one of the hottest topics in the BJJ community recently has been the change of location that the top BJJ team from New York city has decided on. Of course we talking about...

Heartwarming Surprise Promotion for Russia’s 2nd Female BJJ Black Belt Maria Varshavskaia

Russian grappler Maria Varshavskaia moved to Istanbul, Turkey afew years ago and started training with Corvos MMA/BJJ Team. She was promoted last night by her instructors Ugur Kursadagansoy and Burak...

BJ Penn Arrested Again On Suspicion of DUI

Former UFC champion BJ Penn was again arrested over the weekend on suspicion of driving under the influence in Honolulu, Hawaii. Penn was arrested just before 5 p.m. last Saturday. The Hawaii Police...

USA Judo Olympian Wins Double Gold in a Local BJJ Blue Belt Division

American judoka Nick Delpopolo is a 2x Olympian where he was able finish 7th in the 2016 Olympics. He took up Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu last year and was recently promoted to blue belt. Delpopolo tested...

Bas Rutten on Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu’s Effectiveness For Self Defense

Bas Rutten is a Dutch retired MMA legend, Karate and Taekwondo blackbelt, and Muay Thai kickboxer. He was a UFC Heavyweight Champion, a three-time King of Pancrase world champion, and finished his...

Bas Rutten: ‘I Regret Having Never Faced Rickson Gracie’

Bas Rutten is a Dutch retired MMA legend, Karate and Taekwondo blackbelt, and Muay Thai kickboxer. He was a UFC Heavyweight Champion, a three-time King of Pancrase world champion, and finished his...

BJJ Black Belt Ray Elbe Travels To Colombia To Get Stem Cell Treatment on Knee

What is stem cell treatment, and is it good for injuries? BJJ Black Belt Ray Elbe has had over 11 knee procedures done to fix the structural damage and instability he’s had in his knee. He has...

Ralph Gracie Releases Statement on 6 Month Prison Sentence For Assaulting Flavio Almeida

2 days ago, Brazilian jiu-jitsu and MMA legend Ralph Gracie was sentenced to six months in prison for having assaulted Flavio Almeida back in December 2018. Brazilian news outlet Tatame first...

Old School BJJ Black Belt’s Reaction To New Jiu-Jitsu Movie w/ Sean Patrick Flanery, Dennis Quaid & Renzo Gracie

After the calamity that is the new Nicolas Cage movie called “Jiu-Jitsu” which actually has nothing to do wit Jiu-Jitsu, we now have a promising MMA/BJJ movie coming up. The trailer for the...

Watch: IBJJF Tutorials 2021 Rules Update

The largest BJJ organization in the world, IBJJF, has updated the list of regulations for 2021, which include one of the most discussed topics – knee reaping that is and heel hooks. This year, the...

Breaking: Ralph Gracie Receives Six Months Prison Sentence For Assaulting Flavio Almeida

Brazilian jiu-jitsu and MMA legend Ralph Gracie has been today sentenced to six months in prison for having assaulted Flavio Almeida back in December 2018. Brazilian news outlet Tatame first reported...

Rafael Lovato Jr Gives Us a Tour of his Beautiful New Academy

Human beings are the most adaptable beings on the Earth. That being said, some of us have the luxury to seek out the best possible human experience in every activity we do. These are some of the most...

The Incredible Scorpion Triangle Choke

The Brazilian judoka Moacir Mendes Júnior competed recently and put on an amazing display of Newaza (Judo ground game) which he crowned with a never before seen submission: The Scorpion triangle...

Dave Mustaine of Megadeth Promoted to Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Age 59

Dave Mustaine of Megadeth is the latest famed musician to enjoy the joys of jiu jitsu. Mustaine is 59 years old – he is best known as the co-founder, lead vocalist, guitarist and primary songwriter...

New Footage of Conor McGregor Grappling Dillon Danis

Conor McGregor is a decent grappler however in the bjj world he is usually linked to Dillon Danis who found his notoriety through association. One way or another McGregor is ready to train Gi again....

Kron Gracie Leaves California & Opens a Gym in Montana

In this video from January from a Czech youtuber, ADCC champion and UFC fighter Kron Gracie announces that he has left his academy in LA due to Cov Id restrictions to open a gym in Montana. He likes...

Take Online Private Jiu-Jitsu Lessons From The Best In The World NOW – The “BJJ HI” App

Imagine learning BJJ from the legends themselves… From Renzo Gracie, Buchecha, Felipe Pena, Braulio Estima – just how awesome would that be? Now, imagine that you didn’t have to travel...