2017 Is Talita Alencar’s Golden Year, And It’s Not Over Yet

Talita Alencar is, to put it mildly, a force. The 2017 world champion has achieved incredible success from the time the was a blue...

#MeToo: BJJ And The Fight Against Sexual Assault

I love jiu-jitsu and believe that anyone would benefit from learning it. However, I am not the world's loudest BJJ evangelist. If I meet...

Your First Tournament: What Goals Should You Set? (Part 2)

I recently had the privilege of attending the 4th Fight Hub Women's Only Grappling Camp, where three world class instructors --- Michelle Nicolini (8x...

Your First Tournament: What Goals Should You Set?

I recently had the privilege of attending the 4th Fight Hub Women's Only Grappling Camp, where three world class instructors --- Michelle Nicolini (8x world...

Thin Woman Arm Bars Sumo Wrestler

The old saying that size doesn't matter in BJJ is not true. However, this may be an interesting exception to rule. On this variety show,...

BJJ Black Belt Jena Bishop Talks Competition And Being A Woman...

It was thanks to her husband that Jena Bishop got involved in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and once she competed, she was hooked! "My then boyfriend, now...

Despite Being Abandoned By Her Insurance Company, Blue Belt And CIPO...

I’ll say it here, I’ll say it to anyone who will listen: Kimberly Lopez is the most inspirational human being I know. If that name...

BJJ Athlete Victoria Gonzalez Is Hoping To Prove That Fit Is...

Developing a healthy body image as you grow up in today’s time period is tough. Between heavily photoshopped magazine covers and countless “Instagram models”...

Orlando Sanchez Sets The Record Straight About Whether Demi Lovato “Deserves”...

I never thought I’d find myself writing an article defending Demi Lovato, but hey, life is full of surprises. For many people, one of...

The Jiu-Jitsu Times Is Collecting Data About Sexual Harassment In BJJ...

The topic of sexual harassment in jiu-jitsu is a heated one, and it's been made abundantly clear from comments we've seen on previous Jiu-Jitsu...