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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.
There are soccer Mom’s, then there are Jiu Jitsu dads. – Love – Hate experience Continue reading Carpool
My son has been sleeping late during summer break, playing video games and watching YouTube shows. This is his look when I wake him up for Saturday’s kids Jiu Jitsu class! He makes me laugh every time. Thus, the reason, … Continue reading Saturday kids BJJ class
I had my daughter help my son with a few drills, but turns out she learns just as fast as he does. My son practiced the scissor sweep and the upa escape. To see if he’s doing the moves correctly, … Continue reading Father and Son…and Daughter BJJ!!
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
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