Reader Question: Should I pick an instructor that is the same...

Reader questions keep Jiu Jitsu Times interesting. They give us an opportunity to give back to the jiu jitsu community by sharing our experiences. ...

How To Be A Good Training Partner

We’ve been getting a lot of reader questions lately. Jiu Jitsu Times is, first and foremost an opportunity for those of us who have...

A Reader Question: “I just started bjj and find its killing...

Question: "Hey guys , absolutely love your site , I gotta question and hope you can help ? I just started bjj and find its...

A Reader Question: Is it too soon for a three stripe...

"Is it too soon for a three stripe white belt to be trying to learn spiderguard? I'm told by my blackbelt it's the hardest guard. My...

A Reader Question: “Question about people who have long hair in...

Question: "I am a 39 year old woman who started BJJ about 8 1/2 months ago. I earned my blue belt about 1 month...

Reader Question: “Should I take off my stripe and start at...

Question: "Hi, I changed my academy, because I moved in another city. I am a white belt and earned one stripe three months before I...

What is the difference between rolling with MMA guys and rolling...

At Jiu Jitsu Times we welcome any opportunity to answer questions of the jiu jitsu community from our experience and understanding. We recently received this...

A Reader Question: “Should I turn down a belt promotion?”

"Love reading your articles!!! Prolly one of the best Jiu-jitsu pages on FB!! I was wondering if you could put together an article on...

What Can I Teach My Friend To Show How Awesome Jiu-Jitsu...

Reader Question: I convinced a friend to come check out BJJ. What should I teach them to show how awesome jiu-jitsu is?" Jiu-Jitsu Times: For sure...

I am a beginner, I am not allowed to spar yet?

Question: I am a new student. I rolled after my first Jiu-Jitsu lesson and was completely hooked. Even though I was tapped frequently, I fell...