Monday, September 21, 2020
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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is getting more and more popular among the Hollywood A list celebrities. Famous people that train or have trained in BJJ include Ashton Kutcher, Prince Jackson (son of Michael Jackson), Marlon Wayans, Freddie Prinze Jr, Shaquille O’neal,...
We know that time is limited during our lifetimes and there is only so much you can do during a day. You have to allocate time to your career, to your hobby or hobbies and to your family. In...
This is a summary of the lecture I would deliver to school-kids - if the teachers would dare let me enter the classroom. It’s not a talk about university education or getting a degree - rather, it’s a talk...
From day one, the concept of “better safe than sorry” is preached to us in jiu-jitsu. We’re told to tap when we can’t breathe, or when a limb is twisted or stretched in a way that makes us feel...
As a seriously tough guy himself, retired Navy SEAL officer Jocko Willink knows a thing or two about getting hurt. A BJJ practitioner himself, Willink regularly preaches the benefits of jiu-jitsu, but acknowledges that, hey, injuries can happen. But...
If you do Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for a long enough time you will notice something. Purple Belts, Brown Belts and Black Belts arrive to class at different times, rarely at the beginning of class. Why is this? You might ask. There are...