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THE 3 TYPES OF TRAINING PARTNERS YOU NEED

Some people believe that the only way to improve their BJJ game is by training with higher belts and getting smashed. While it is important to roll with more experienced students (especially as a newer practitioner), you can also benefit from rolling students of different levels and skills. In fact, for optimal training you need…

A SUMMER CAMP YOUR KID WILL NEVER FORGET!

This summer, choose an activity that will entertain your kid and help them develop some important life skills! WHY NEITHER YOUR KID NOR YOU will want to miss out on this opportunity? 2 outings per week, with all costs (transportation and tickets), included! Drop off from 8.30-9.00am and pick up from 4.30-5.00pm Morning anti-bullying (fun)…

history of jiu-jitsu

Who invented Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu? | BJJ History

The history of Brazilian jiu-jitsu goes back to the early twentieth century. First in line, Mitsuyo Maeda, the Japanese (judo expert) of unparalleled skill brought our art to Brazil. Maeda left Japan in 1904 and visited a number of countries giving “jiu-do” demonstrations and accepting challenges from wrestlers, boxers, savate fighters and various other martial artists before eventually…