Some Of The Nicest People In The World Can Kill You...

I’ve always found it kind of funny that most of my best friends have choked me out. I try to surround myself with awesome,...

The Struggle of Starting Jiu Jitsu as an Adult

At Jiu Jitsu Times, reader questions allow us to really explore issues and questions that the community has.  We recently got the following question: “I...

Why My Blue Belt Is My Most Prized Possession

Having your blue belt is like being at the awkward teenager stage of the jiu-jitsu journey. You know enough to kind of understand what’s...

Jiu Jitsu Times EXCLUSIVE Interview: Paul Moran of Open Mat Radio

In the jiu jitsu community, there are people who are on the front lines: competitors and instructors who are out there furthering the art...

Why Competitions Are So Hard To Win

So, I recently competed at a decent-sized tournament. After doing some sulking around and watching the rest of my division, I stumbled out into...

Arnolds 6 Rules For Success

In Jiu Jitsu we often learn so much about life on and off the mats from people who have more experience than ourselves. However...

5 People Who End Up Quitting

Lately, I have seen so many posts about the people we meet in jiu-jitsu. I myself have discussed this subject, and I think it...

5 Quick Ways To Spot A Veteran Grappler.

I often post on more serious topics, but occasionally I like to make non-serious ones that cause no drama or debate. This is one of...

10 Weird Ways Your Life Changes After You Start Jiu-Jitsu

When you hear about the ways jiu-jitsu changes people’s lives, it makes you wonder how anyone can lead a normal life without this art....

So, You Just Lost The Big Tournament?

When you win a competition, things seem so great. You are on top of the world. But, if you are serious about the sport, a...
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