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14-year-old Jiu-Jitsu girl completely dismantles extreme skier

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art combat system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu was formed from …

Martial Arts

24-year-old wrestler challenges 47-year-old BJJ black belt in the park

Back in the early nineties, the Ultimate Fighting Championship was originally conceived with one question in mind; which martial arts style is …

Martial Arts

Drilling the Basics for BJJ Success

<b>The best athletes in the world all have something in common.</b> They spend thousands of hours drilling and practicing technique outside of practice. The …

Jiu Jitsu

169 lb. Jiu-Jitsu blue belt vs. 235 lb. bodybuilder

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art combat system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu was formed from …

Martial Arts

How To Become Stronger For Grappling When You Have Limited Time

How will you love to describe yourself? As a grappler? or as a strength trainer? If you contrive to be successful on the mat you better figure it out …

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

How Bad Posture Can Ruin Your BJJ Game and 3 Drills to Fix It

You’re in the finals of the biggest tournament in which you have ever participated. The score is tied with thirty seconds left. You find yourself …

Pain

5 people who earned their BJJ black belts in under three years

Unlike a lot of traditional martial arts, where getting a black belt has become somewhat of a business and novelty as opposed to an actual …

Martial Arts

Illegal Jiu-Jitsu technique used for self-defense greatly increases your chances

Although these days most people would associate Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in a sporting context such as grappling tournaments or mixed martial art …

Martial Arts

Cornelius, Miyao, Grippo and more champions from the Boston Open

Keenan Cornelius stood out. Gallerr.com<p>Last weekend was a busy one for BJJ in America, with two open tournaments held almost simultaneously. One of …

Jiu Jitsu

How to defend the two most common sucker punch tricks

You may not realize it when you’re having a night out, but you are very vulnerable to being attacked at almost any given time by a simple sucker …

Martial Arts

Comedian challenges BJJ black belt in front of entire school

Challenging martial arts masters is a tradition that has existed for as long as there have been fighting arts. Although it is seen as a somewhat …

What Kids Can Learn From a BJJ Lifestyle

Two weeks ago when I was sitting in the hospital as my wife was in labor with our twins, reality hit. <b>Life was going to be different. Not in a</b> …

Kids

Four Horsemen of Jiu Jitsu

And I heard, as it were, the noise of thunder: One of the four beasts saying: “Come and see.” And I saw. And behold, a white horse. – Johnny Cash …

The Future of BJJ

I often catch myself wondering where Jiu Jitsu will be in 20 or 30 years. How much will this sport we love grow or be watered down by society. Will …

Triple amputee wounded in Iraq attacks disability by competing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu

Martial arts<p>Battling all odds<p>Triple amputee wounded in Iraq attacks disability by competing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu<p>By Mark Francescutti | Staff …

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for Self-Defense: A Story

A friend of mine, Sean, was jumped Sunday night. Deeply intelligent, and a man of no exaggerations, this was his account:<p>“Sunday night I had the …

BJJ Black Belt Chuck Norris Tells His Jiu-Jitsu Story & How He Started Training

In this original interview for Bloody Elbow by Team One Productions, BJJ Black Belt Chuck Norris relates the story of the first time he met and …

7 Things I've Learned About BJJ From Joe Rogan

I’m a tax auditor and I’m on the road a lot for work. Most of the time when I visit companies, they put me in a little room by myself. It can get …

Martial Arts

Mat 0: The Story of How the Olympics Passed Jiu-Jitsu By

From July to August of 2012, one question permeated the mixed martial arts community nearly above all others: should and if so, when will MMA become …

One Hundred Years of Arm Bars

One Hundred Years of Arm Bars<p>A family epic spanning the Gracie jiu-jitsu dynasty’s generations of combat and betrayal,<br>from the Amazon to Hollywood to …

Cummings is 'indictment' of how BJJ sees leg locks

If there's any name that's taken the grappling world by storm in the last year, it's Eddie Cummings. The John Danaher-black belt has torched …

Jiu Jitsu instructor helps veterans cope with PTSD

CHULA VISTA, Calif. – As post-traumatic stress disorder shatters the lives of thousands of American troops, a Jiu Jitsu instructor in Chula Vista is …

Jiu Jitsu

8 Situations When Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Can Save Your Ass

A modernized form of an ancient Japanese martial art, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an ideal martial arts discipline for guys who care about fitness, form, …

Know It All Purple Belt: 'That’s Not Jiu Jitsu'

<i>In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu one of the negative connotations that can attached to purple belts is that they can occasionally think they already know it</i> …

Martial Arts

The Best Submissions Of 2015 Are ...

More than 20 years after them Gracie boys showed us that grappling works, people are still crushing necks and bending things the wrong way with style.<p>…

Maia

Demian Maia celebrated his 38th birthday while holding his position as a world-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight. The Brazilian …

MMA & UFC

Launching Your Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Competition Journey After 30

The BJJ Mental Coach, Gustavo Dantas, is bringing an innovative approach to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. The 4th degree black belt uses a blend of Mental …

Pakistan’s Brazilian jiu jitsu surprise

The recent World Brazilian jiu jitsu Championship in Bangkok went largely unnoticed in the local press, even though Pakistan’s Jahanzaib ‘Jazzie’ …

Martial Arts