Jiu-jitsu culture and stoner culture intersect at multiple points, and whether or not you yourself smoke weed, you probably have a few teammates who like to light up on a regular basis. Many cannabis enthusiasts believe that marijuana helps “open their minds” to new possibilities when rolling, and there are plenty of people who smoke before training because they believe it aids their training.
So is this practice helpful, dangerous, or harmless but ineffective? In this video, “Chewy” of Chewjitsu explores this combo of BJJ and weed and gives his own opinions on how it can affect your rolling. Take a look!