White Belt Enters Open-Rank Absolute Division And Leg Locks His Way...

Proving once again that you can't underestimate anyone just because of their rank, Australian white belt and Grapple Apparel co-owner James Hunt made quick...

‘The Hills’ Star, Spencer Pratt Wins Gold At Abu Dhabi Grand...

Celebrity and BJJ purple belt, Spencer Pratt just won the gold at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in Los Angeles. https://www.jiujitsutimes.com/celebrities-who-train-jiu-jitsu/ Pratt is well-known as one...

This “Scorpion Death Lock” Is Just As Terrifying As It Sounds

Some technique names are downright weird, but when Andre Galvao taught his purple belt, Adam Bradley, how to do the "Scorpion Death Lock," he...

Blue Belt ADCC Qualifier Nick Rodriguez Defeats 3 Opponents (Including A...

You know you've made it (or at least are on the fast track to "making it") in jiu-jitsu when a promotion issues...

This Is What You Should Know Before You Enter Your First...

So you’re finally taking the plunge and competing in your first jiu-jitsu tournament. Congratulations! Whether or not you come home with a shiny medal,...

Lights, Camera, Armbars: How One Event Is Giving Jiu-Jitsu The Star...

As much as many of us would one day like to take the stage with some of the world's top jiu-jitsu competitors for an...

How To Tap Out The Competition Jitters

If you’ve competed in jiu jitsu before, you know it’s completely different than training at the gym. Sure, you’re still doing the same martial art,...

$750,000 In Prizes Offered At The World Series Of Grappling Tournament

In a sport where the world championship doesn’t automatically come with a cash prize, prizes, specifically generous ones, are noteworthy.  The Jiu-Jitsu Times recently...

Two Promotions Have Removed Tex Johnson From Upcoming Cards Following Sexual...

Third Coast Grappling and Sub Spectrum have made the decision to remove Aaron "Tex" Johnson from their upcoming events in light of...

3 Reasons Not To Compete

Anyone who knows me or has read a few of my blogs knows that I am a huge advocate of competing in BJJ tournaments....