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AJP’s Guide To Avoiding Illegal Submissions On Each Belt Level

The sport Jiu-Jitsu, as a competitive module of the martial art, has a complete chart of illegal moves for each category and belt level, aiming to safeguard their competitors and introduce more...

Chael Sonnen: “Every Grappling Event Should Have The Same Rules”

Submission grappling is becoming increasingly popular… But what stands in its way to even bigger growth and popularity? Well, Chael Sonnen believes that one of the obstacles is that the rules...

Don’t Make These Mistakes: 5 Tips To Avoid Penalties At AJP Tournaments

In the world of Jiu-Jitsu, a single penalty point can tilt the scales between victory and defeat. Therefore, understanding the nuances of the rules is crucial. This was the central theme of a...

Nick Rodriguez Explains EBI Overtime Start, Escapes & Attacks

When it comes to competition and tournaments in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, it can be often quite difficult to navigate the landscape of all sorts of different rules – and not be confused so as to...

Craig Jones Explains The Best Ruleset For BJJ: “The One I Can Win In”

One of the most frequently debated topics in the world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is: “Which ruleset is best for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu matches?” And, well, Craig Jones has a rather unique...

Nicholas Meregali Calls For Lapel Guard To Be Banned From Gi Jiu-Jitsu Tournaments

The Lapel Guard is one of the strongest guards in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu… Especially when the person knows what they’re doing. What’s more, sometimes it’s so effective that it...

IBJJF Removes Minimum Belt Time For Adult World Champions (Blue, Purple, Brown Belts)

Imagine being a blue belt and going to an IBJJF tournament, only to compete against someone who’s… Well, obviously¬†not a blue belt – who wrecks his opponents with apparent ease and...

Why Doesn’t BJJ Have The Same Rules Across All Tournaments?

If you’ve just started competing or watching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitions, you might notice something strange about them. Something different from the other sports, especially if...