Category Archive: Videos

Two Masters At Work: Marcelo Garcia Vs Cobrinha

This has to be one of the highest level of grappling on display at the moment. This happened when Cobrinha was visiting Marcelo’s NYC academy:

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza Documentary

JitsTV presents another mini-documentary about one of the best BJJ competitors of all time, Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza. Check out how the 2-time black belt absolute champion trains for both...

Romulo Barral In Poland

Romulo Barral was recently in Warsaw, Poland where he held some seminars at Copacabana academy. Here is a great interview made from our friends at Grapplerinfo.pl where Rominho shares his thoughts on...

Michele Nicolini “Girls Are More Technical Than Guys Because We Can’t Rely On Strength.”

Michelle Nicolini is a 6x jiu jitsu world champion, European open weight champion and World Pro Cup Champion, Michelle Nicolini is also a black belt under ADCC 2007 absolute champion Robert Drysdale...

Fernando Terere Back In BJJ Competition! (Watch his 3 fights from the Mexico Open)

Fernando Terere competed today in Mexico. He had three matches and won all by submission! Away from the mat for a long time, Tererê is one of the great icons of Jiu-Jitsu. The star of Cantagalo...

Interview With Black Belt Silver Medallist Ida Hansson From Sweden

The first Swedish female black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Ida Hansson is also one of the top competitors of her generation, having fought throughout the world, medalling in some of the...

Old school & new school Jiu-Jitsu? It’s the same thing!

We often hear a lot of guys talking about this move being old school bjj or this other one being new school…What a lot of guys don’t realize is that someone sometime in the past has...

Victor Estima using the Estima foot lock against Clark Gracie,this weekend in the British BJJ Open

Nastiest foot lock in BJJ! To learn how to do the footlock: http://www.bjjeasteurope.com/2012/05/learn-how-to-do-victor-estimas-lethal.html

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: The Libra Guard

Croatia’s Bojan Mirkovic, black belt under Fabricio Werdum shows us a type of open guard that he’s been working on: The Libra Guard. It’s very effective and has great set ups.

All superfights at World BJJ expo right here!

Some really good matches. Enjoy the BJJ feast! Jeff Glover vs Caio Terra Lucas Leite vs Rafael Lovato Jr World Jiu Jitsu Expo Kron Gracie vs Vitor Estima World Jiu Jitsu Expo Bill Cooper vs Nino...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Sweeps from the smashing half guard

A couple of of sweeps and concepts from the smashing half guard demonstrated by Zerjal Team purple belt, Luka Radulovic.

BJJ EASTERN EUROPE TECHNIQUES: Triangle set up from shoulder guard + competition situation

A nice triangle choke set up from the shoulder guard position + the same set up in a competition situation.

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Sweep from reverse De La Riva guard

Elliott Bayev, head BJJ instructor at Open Mat MMA http://openmat.ca/ in Toronto Canada shows us some  nice options from the reverse DLR guard.

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Reverse De La Riva to back take to Bow & arrow choke

Elliott Bayev (Russian roots) , head BJJ instructor at Open Mat MMA http://openmat.ca/ in Toronto Canada shows us some nice nice options from the reverse DLR guard

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Throwing combinations for BJJ

Marcus Buur of Check Mat Sweden now training at Zerjal Team Serbia, and also the designer of BJJ Eastern Europe, shows us some nice throwing combinations: Ouchi Gari to Ippon Seoi Nage, and Ouchi...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Triangle set up from the guard

Max Carvalho of Gracie Barra Hungary shows a really nice sneaky set up for the triangle choke from the guard position. The reaction of his students when he shows the submission is pure gold 🙂...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: “Bernardo Faria” type sweep from half guard followed by guard pass

Tudor Mihaita, BJJ instructor and owner of Absoluto BJJ in Bucharest, Romania, shows us a great sweep and guard Pass from half guard.

BJJ Eastern Europe techniques: Triangle choke set up from the guard

A nice little triangle choke set up from the guard position using a fake scissor opening. Try it out, it’s pretty effective especially if you drill it. Be careful not to knee your partner in...

“The Serbian Foot Lock” in a competition situation

The original video showing how to execute the technique is here: http://www.bjjeasteurope.com/2012/03/bjj-eastern-europe-techniques-serbian.html This is the my team mate Zarko Vasilijevic tapping me...

BJJ Eastern Europe Techniques: Go for a choke or take the back from side control

Mateja Valjarevic from Zerjal team in Belgrade, Serbia, shows us some good transitions from side control. OSSS!

BJJ Eastern Europe techniques: “The Filipino Headcutter” a very unusual but effective submission

I learned this choke from John Baylon (BJJ black belt and 6th degree black belt in Judo and 2x Olympian). The technique is pretty unusual in BJJ and is very powerful and effective as you are using...

BJJ Eastern Europe techniques: “The Serbian Foot lock”

We are going to be featuring regular techniques from various BJJ practitioners from the region. Here is the first one: “The Serbian foot lock”. I’m demonstrating the move that my...

Exclusive interview with Braulio Estima: “Polish BJJ is top 3 in Europe”

Great video interview of World BJJ and ADCC champion Braulio Estima made by my friends at http://www.grapplerinfo.pl/ Braulio was recently in Poland at Copacabana Academy in Warsaw where he conducted...

Estonian BJJ black belt Martin Aedma takes gold at Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu Jitsu Cup Trials in Helsinki, Finland

This weekend, Estonia’s Martin Aedma competed in the -83 kg black/brown division of Abu Dhabi World Pro Cup Jiu Jitsu Trials held in Helsinki, Finland.Martin fought 2 matches and took home the...