For a few months now, my son has been going to class every Thursday’s and Saturday’s. Within a few months, he received his third and fourth stripe pretty quickly, but this time it was something more special. At the end … Continue reading Getting his Grey/White belt
Last Thursday, during drills our BJJ Instructor was doing an assessment on people’s belts. He’s checking, who’s due for an advancement. Being told to test for third stripe. While the class drilled, the instructor walked around and watched everyone’s performance, … Continue reading The pressure.
My son wants to learn transitioning from side mount, to mount and then a submission. So I took the time to teach him a few moves I use during rolls and hopefully with doing this for a few weeks it’ll … Continue reading Drilling at home
aka Americana The keylock is a submission that white belts should know within your first few months of jiu jitsu. One of the easiest to learn and execute. It is a shoulder lock that can be performed from side mount … Continue reading Using the keylock
This is the second video created for Father and Son BJJ. this video contains image of how much he fun he has during his classes, but still excels at getting better each time. Continue reading Father and Son BJJ ep.2
Congratulations to my little Ninja for earning his fourth stripe in Jiu Jitsu today. We couldn’t be more proud of his accomplish, dedication, and hard work. Jiu Jitsu is basic training for life. We are training not to learn how … Continue reading Congrats on earning his 4th stripe
Kimura is a move named after Masahiko Kimura, a Judoka and professional Wrestler who defeated Helio Gracie, with this lock back in 1951. It’s a move that isolates the shoulder and elbow while using double wrist lock, it allows you … Continue reading Working the Kimura
“To be champion all you have to do is train. But first, one must be a good person. Be a friend at the academy, learn to help. To be good at Jiu-Jitsu it’s all about believing and training, there isn’t … Continue reading To be a champion
AKA Toreando pass During Saturday’s kids class the drill was how to pass open guard with the bullfighter pass. When your opponent is trying to stop you from passing using open guard this is a go to move. A move … Continue reading Bullfighter pass
Last week Wednesday, was my first day back in Jiu-Jitsu class since March and is was great to be back! I arrived early and got suited up for class. Wednesday’s is Adult BJJ Beginners Jiu-Jitsu, it’s usually a white belt … Continue reading Great to be back!