Ffion Davies Becomes First UK Black Belt To Win Gold At...

Welsh jiu-jitsu athlete Ffion Davies is officially a black belt no-gi world champion, becoming the first UK black belt to earn the...

Checkmat’s Catherine Perret Takes Lightweight No-Gi Championship

If you're not familiar with Brazilian-born Checkmat standout Catherine Perret, you can get to know her better in this profile interview with...

Bea Mesquita Scores Double Gold at IBJJF No-Gi Championships

Badass Beatriz Mesquita has done it again. One of the most decorated and dominant women in jiu-jitsu, the IBJJF favorite and 2017...

Gordon Ryan Beats Cyborg By DQ To Win IBJJF Title

The much-anticipated IBJJF No-Gi Worlds face off between rivals Gordon Ryan and Roberto "Cyborg" Abreu has ended unexpectedly...or maybe as expected, depending...

Gordon Ryan Racks Up 47 Unanswered Points; DeBlass Puts Price on...

We were trying to limit the King Ryan posts at least until the semis of IBJJF No-Gi Worlds, but then he racked...

A Shirtless Guide To What’s Legal at IBJJF This Weekend

TL;DR: Cross ashi is not reaping. Repeat, cross ashi is not reaping. Unless you have an Achilles grip.  Gordon...

Gordon Ryan Is Officially Signed Up For No-Gi Worlds

Gordon Ryan is out to prove a point, and so far, he's doing a good job of proving it. Earlier today, Ryan posted a...

Grappling Industries Is Going Head To Head Against IBJJF In NYC...

Grappling Industries is consistently pushing the boundaries for the traveling competition circuit with their permissive rule set, round-robin format, slick production, and constantly expanding...

Could We See A Felipe Pena Vs. Gordon Ryan Rematch At...

If Instagram chatter is to be believed, we might see both Felipe Pena and Gordon Ryan at IBJJF No-Gi Worlds in December. Pena, who won both...

Gordon Ryan Clears Up IBJJF Legal vs. Illegal Leg Locks

Confused about what you can and can't do to your opponent's legs on IBJJF competition mats? You're not alone. Fortunately black belt Gordon Ryan just...
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