Rener and Ryron Gracie sit down in this Gracie Breakdown video to explain their definition of a Jiu-Jitsu blue belt. They touch on the different philosophies at play in the process of promoting a white belt to blue.
The Gracie University founders speak on the old days and the way things were and how that affected the growth of the grappling art. The Gracie’s break down why so many students quit Jiu-Jitsu before ever receiving their blue belt and what has been done to remedy the issue. Ryron and Rener also go into detail about what sets Gracie Jiu-Jitsu apart from other BJJ styles, mainly the strict curriculum.