It’s been a long time since my last post on this blog (I feel like every blog post starts off that way). And since my last post, quite a few things have changed in my jiu jitsu life. Most notably, … Continue reading
Know somebody that trains Brazilian Jiu Jitsu? Been wondering what to get for them this holiday season? Here are a few Christmas gift ideas for your cauliflowered friends: Jiu Jitsu Stocking – I can’t take credit for this one; my … Continue reading
Last week after class, my instructor said something that stuck with me. As I was walking out the door of the academy, he mentioned that he “hasn’t seen me laugh that much during class for a long time” and that … Continue reading
I discussed in my last post that there may be historical reasons for the disparity between the number of male and female practitioners of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. However, I don’t think the sexist attitudes of the early pioneers of BJJ … Continue reading
Merry Christmas (and happy training) to everyone in the BJJ community. Even Braulio Estima is getting into the Christmas spirit.