Getting used to it

Getting used to it: As a general rule in day to day training, I prefer to see athletes…

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Friends and rivals

Friends and rivals: The very nature of jiu jitsu leads to intensity in personal…

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Ne waza, tachi waza and the uniqueness of BJJ

Ne waza, tachi waza and the uniqueness of BJJ: Of all the grappling arts, BJJ probably…

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Reflections on my students – Chris Weidman

Reflections on my students - Chris Weidman: I have been blessed throughout my coaching…

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Neiman Gracie wins again! RGA instructor and grappling/MMA standout, Neiman Gracie had…

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Nice match! In an unexpected turn of events at a local Grappling show in New Jersey,…

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Talented individuals versus a squad

Talented individuals versus a squad: So often in jiu jitsu we see the emergence of…

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Rite of passage

Rite of passage: Nicky Ryan attained his first adult belt today. Though he is fifteen…

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California dreaming

California dreaming: Gordon Ryan @gordonlovesjiujitsu is going to California next week…

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Mr Crelinsten shows his mettle

Mr Crelinsten shows his mettle: The main event this weekend at Global Grappling League…

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The return of the Wolverine

The return of the Wolverine: We are very excited to see the return of Eddie Cummings to…

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Nicky Ryan takes the win! Fifteen year old prodigy Nicky Ryan @nickyryanbjj took on 10th…

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Young guns

Young guns: Tomorrow squad kohai (apprentices) will go out to compete at Global Grappling…

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Jiu jitsu as warfare on an individual scale

Jiu jitsu as warfare on an individual scale: I am a proponent of what we might term the…

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From chaos…order

From chaos...order: Sometimes when you observe two people engaged in ground Grappling the…

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When I first started coaching my primary interest was MMA. I prayed to the gods to send…

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Jiu jitsu for a lifetime

Jiu jitsu for a lifetime: So often I teach people for the purpose of short term gains in…

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Team tightness

Team tightness: I have a strong preference for teams that work in unison on a daily…

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On the road again part 2

On the road again part 2: Ethan Crelinsten shows fine composure and adaptability as he…

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On the road again

On the road again: Apprentice (kohai) jiu jitsu athletes Nicky Ryan and Ethan Crelinsten…

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