3 Stratigic Mistakes in Competition

If you are a serious Jiu Jitsuka then surely you have watched your fair share of competition matches. I have spent hours each week...

Gordon Ryan Replaces Jake Shields, Will Compete On Craig Jones’ Team...

In a huge surprise for jiu-jitsu fans, Gordon Ryan will be returning to competition this Friday for the first time since February.

Who would win in a match between Tom DeBlass and Dean...

With all the super fights and invitationals that have been happening lately (I’m talking about EBI, Metamoris, Gordon Ryan vs. Keenan Cornelius, etc,) there...

What Does Paulo Miyaos Take-Down Mean For The Future ?

Recently a video of Paulo Miyao has gone viral sparking a variety of hilarious memes. In his match with Felipe Brito he managed to...

Most Commonly Used Guards In Jiu-Jitsu

The great thing about Jiu-Jitsu is that there are so many options. Every single practitioner will prefer different positions and have different views on...

Chokes By The Ocean Goes Down Tomorrow Night!

One of the hottest jiu-jitsu events of the summer is going down live this weekend. Chokes by the Ocean, hosted by Cat Clarke, will be...

Beating The “Don’t Wanna”: Reflections On Competing For The First Time...

A couple weeks ago, I signed up for the American Grappling Challenge in Ohio. It would be my first time competing in exactly one...

Edwin Najmi Comes From Behind To Take The ACBJJ Lightweight Strap

It's certainly a good night for Romulo Barral's team, Gracie Barra Northridge! Tonight, at the ACBJJ Grand Prix, two of Rominho's students are going...

Why Californian Athletes Do It Better (worlds/pans/California based tournaments)

Have you noticed that athletes from California tend to do pretty well at The World Championships? I am sure you have, I mean it’s...

When You Find Out You Can’t Do A Knee Bar At...

You Can't do knee bah on a grappling tournament? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-k_47Fjao8Y