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Category Archive: Articles, BJJ News, Featured

Francis Ngannou Tragically Loses 15 Month Old Son: “My Little Boy, My Mate…”

Francis Ngannou, the renowned UFC heavyweight fighter, recently faced a devastating loss – as he lost his 15 month old son. While the precise circumstances surrounding the heartbreaking event...

Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson Promoted To BJJ Black Belt

Long overdue? Perhaps… But UFC and ONE Championship legend Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson has just taken yet another step in his martial arts journey – as he has been...

Renzo Gracie Has The Funniest Analogy for Difference Between Gi & No Gi Jiu-Jitsu

Gi and No Gi are the 2 forms of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Gi Jiu Jitsu is grappling with the use of a traditional Gi, which allows you to grab the clothing of your opponent. No Gi is grappling without the...

Verbal Jiu-Jitsu: The Best Self-Defense Technique You’ll Ever Learn

“Jiu-jitsu puts you completely in the moment, where you must have a complete focus on finding a solution to the problem. This trains the mind to build that focus, to increase your awareness,...

Gordon Ryan Talks Current Health State: “Embarrassingly Weak”

In a recent video titled “Recovering Gordon Ryan: Belly Ache Chronicles”, Gordon Ryan opened up about his ongoing health struggles with a severe stomach condition. It promises to be a...

Revolutionizing Jiu-Jitsu: The Unexpected Success of Karate Combat’s Pit Submission Series

In an intriguing twist of fate, Karate Combat, originally a striking-focused organization, has unexpectedly paved the way for what many are calling the future of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitions....

BJJ Black Belt Submits with Standing Cross Collar Choke in BJJ Tournament

“For the choke, there are no “tough guys”. With an arm lock he can be tough and resist the pain. With the choke he just passes out, goes to sleep.” Helio Gracie It was said that...

This Simple & Stupid Side Control Escape Worked Twice on Andre Galvao

The simplest things in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu are, often, the most efficient ones at the same time. You don’t have to “Berimbolo everything”; just sticking to simple, 1-2-3 setups, will more than...

Former ADCC champion accuses the organization of bribing him to lose a match

In a shocking recent revelation, Mark Robinson, a former ADCC champion & high level South African grappler, has accused officials from the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) of attempting to bribe him...

Flashback: MMA Legend Minotauro Nogueira Training Sambo in Russia

Retired MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, better known as Minotauro was a few years ago in Russia, where he was conducting a PR campaign for the UFC for which he is an ambassador. In Moscow, the...

Craig Jones’ Candid Confession: ‘I Went To Tijuana Before EBI To Inject Ster**ds’

In a startling revelation, Jiu-Jitsu champion Craig Jones has openly discussed his use of steroids prior to competing in the Eddie Bravo Invitational (EBI) tournament. This admission sheds light on...

Discover the Excitement of BJJ Summer Week 2024 in Sardinia Fet. Demian Maia, Felipe Pena, Kaynan & More

Get ready to immerse yourself in the largest Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu camp in the world at BJJ Summer Week 2024. Scheduled for September 18-22 in the breathtaking location of Cagliari, Sardinia, this...

Ad*lt F*lm Stars That Train Jiu-Jitsu

Jiu-Jitsu is getting more and more popular. Many celebrities have trained or train BJJ. Adult film stars are no different. Here is a list of major adult film stars that roll.   5. Manuel Ferrara...

Shaquille O’Neal Visits BJJ Academy, Taps Out 2 BJJ Black Belts

Basketball champion Shaquille O’Neal has been training some BJJ throughout the years. The retired NBA legend has trained BJJ on and off and has a decent level in BJJ. Shaq was recently seen...

High Level Champions from Judo, Wrestling, Sambo & MMA to Compete in Ocean BJJ Pro, an illustrious Italian PRO jiu-jitsu No Gi tournament

The Ocean BJJ Pro Championship, an illustrious Italian PRO jiu-jitsu No Gi tournament, is garnering significant attention with the registration of champions from various combat sports for its trial...

BJJ Instructor Comes Under Fire For Refusing To Accept Police Officers as Students

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has long demonstrated it’s effectiveness when it comes to law enforcement officers and preventing escalation of incidents. The potential for jiu jitsu to enable police officers...

Rener Gracie: ‘If You Feel Like You Have To Survive Your Jiu-Jitsu School, You’re at the Wrong School’

It definitely requires a special type of person to actively train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Only 3% of the people who start training will eventually get to black belt. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is growing at an...

The Great BJJ Switcheroo: High Level Black Belt Poses as White Belt, Chaos Ensues

When a Black Belt turns White Belt for a Day In the intriguing world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, where belts symbolize mastery and experience, imagine the chaos when a high-level black belt decides to...

BJJ World Champion Ffion Davies Joins OnlyFans

For those that have been living under a rock, OnlyFans is an ultra popular subscription-based website where people that create content can charge out a monthly fee for fans to access exclusive...

Ruotolos Twins Kade & Tye Both Win Using the Same ‘Ruotolotine’ Choke at ONE Fight Night

The Ruotolo brothers,  Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champions , achieved dual victories at the recent ONE Fight Night 21 event. 21 years old Tye Ruotolo successfully defended his title by submitting...

BJJ Black Belt Who Broke Drunk Guy’s Arm in Street Makes a Statement

If there’s one thing you shouldn’t do when it comes to street fighting (other than not being involved in the first place)… Then that is provoking a fight against a trained martial...

Marcelo Garcia Explains Why BJJ Gi Training Helps No Gi & Vice Versa

For the last decade a debate has raged over the merits of training with and without the standard uniform or “gi” in jiu jitsu. Two polarized camps have emerged. Traditionalists claim that gi...

The GOAT & a Constellation of Athletes at Ronin BJJ Summer Camp in Ibiza

Attention all Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu enthusiasts! Get ready for an unparalleled experience as the highly anticipated Ronin BJJ Camp descends upon the stunning island of Ibiza. Set against the backdrop...

Professor, Master, Bro? What is the Proper Way to Address Your BJJ Instructor

So you are new to BJJ. There are many things going through your mind: new environment, new people. It’s like learning how to swim. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is usually a pretty laid back martial...