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What is a BJJ Promotion Like?

A BJJ promotion is one of the single most important days of any BJJ practitioner. If you practice Jiu Jitsu yourself, you know firsthand how much time and effort it takes to get promoted!   Brazilian

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How to Wash and Take Care of Your BJJ Gi

Learning how to wash and take care of your BJJ Gi shouldn’t be rocket science but you’d be surprised how many practitioners don’t know how to do it properly! But needless to say, there definitely

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Karate vs BJJ- What’s The Difference And Similarities

When you are talking about martial arts, probably the most famous one out there has to be Karate. We’ve all seen the movies! Karate has got to be one of the most famous ones, heavily popularized in Hollywood.

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Nicky Rodriguez: Jiu Jitsu’s Rising Superstar

“If I can lock my hands anywhere under your eyebrows, I’m going to strangle you unconscious.”- Nicky Rodriguez  .One of the newest members of the Danaher Death Squad is taking the Jiu Jitsu

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How To Overcome the Blue Belt Blues

Within the BJJ community, it’s a pretty known fact that blue belts often quit at this rank at a much higher rank than many of the other belts in Jiu Jitsu. For a variety of reasons many BJJ students

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7 Reasons Why Women Should Train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Perhaps the most important reason why women should train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is the self defense aspect of it all. BJJ can be intimidating as it is primarily male dominant – but don’t let that discourage

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Roger Gracie Recovers from the COVID-19 Virus

Roger Gracie, one of the greatest of all time BJJ practitioners has been reported to have contracted COVID-19. Although it may seem that the coronavirus primarily attacks the elderly, you may want to think

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What is a BJJ Red Belt and How do you Get It?

In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, it is very rare that anyone receives a red belt. It takes decades of work in BJJ to even be considered for a red belt. The politics that go into deciding if a person gets a red

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The Origins and History of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu

It truly is crazy how far 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu has come in such a short time. First, it was passed off by BJJ traditionalists as being an ineffective and needlessly complicated system. But today it’s

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What To Do When You Can’t Train Jiu Jitsu due to Coronavirus by John Danaher

With the Coronavirus disrupting the lives of everyone around the world, there is uncertainty at play - especially with the Jiu Jitsu community.Many BJJ academies across the world have been forced to close

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