How do you go about showing them, he or she how much you appreciate training, learning with or from them??
We asked the good people on our Social media on Instagram what they thought about the subject and here are some of the best picks from posted answers.
Thank you to all that posted on the thread! oss
Please feel free to add your own to the list.
jimfit_87 I give them my best effort.
duskhoursI try to loosen submissions purposely without my teammates knowing to motivate them :).
redapejj13Kill them on the mats
kc040102Tell them I didn’t see a submission coming
travis.noOften times it’s as simple as just talking about the roll we just had.
ilpapadelgelatoTrim your fingernails, fool!
lukevantolTap when you feel the pain. Don’t try and “power out”
nates_the_baitGive them space to work if they need it
graham_thebaudHelp them up after rolling and saying “good roll!”
babymonstrMake sure you tap when it’s on not before
pres1larockDrill good habits and make them aware of laziness.
ize_3rdInterview them as a Jiu Jitsu Journalist after the class is over & ask them How they got me here, then there, What did I do wrong or could have done better, Where did that submission hold come from, When should I have tried to escape…. Then bow and osss just as I would do to Whomever I greatly respect and admire. @artofwar799o @10pop_ @10pab_
oldandrollSimple by saying THANK YOU
ronin_judokaWash your gi!!!
danklingeDon’t break their bones…thank them….
brainsanderCatching them in the technique they showed you.
g.brainsTaking a shower and cutting your nails
g.brainsBring them food!
jj_lovefistGive it your all
jcalderone3After your roll, compliment them on a specific technique they executed well.
sergmtzHugs…. Lots of hugs lol
mangumjeffLet go when they tap!
amibeingdetainedSplit the tab at the bar after class.
theangryroninNever be dishonest in your rolling.
curtheadyWash your balls?
chelsearaemmaPost training smoothies
knucklesmcgheeWash your gis
daveyisleukWe’re in this together and I truly appreciate them for their effort in helping me grow and for being a part of their growth. Whenever there’s graduation, we are proud as a team. I’m proud to be a part of that.
eoghan32Tackle them in the bar when they least expect it! lol
jordand_greenAll of the above + don’t quit.
xxdccxxShow up to practice, don’t force techniques like it’s a competition, and listen when it’s their turn to speak.
jorge.iturra.loaizaBeside being thankful, i always try to Say something positive about the way they roll, doesn’t matter if i dominate the spar or he/she does.
donovanchanShow up to their competitions and fights!
cherichomTreating them with food
tyguylilWhen someone says flow roll actually flow and don’t go savage lol
leonidmertsНогу сзади неправильно скрестил для удушающего))))
amigo_joeAlways shake their hands,always.
drixxy.805by smashing them on the mat or when they smash you show respect. Also telling them how well there doin or how good of a match it was. But for the most part show respect and be humble with them
kirat_singh_balWat teammates?,,they are brothers!!