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military krav maga
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Krav Maga are gaining widespread popularity across the world.  Since most of us martial arts nerds love a good style vs style comparison, we are going to break down BJJ vs Krav Maga to give you the details on the differences, similarities, and the upsides...
hand shake in BJJ
If you’ve attended your first BJJ class, there’s a chance you heard the word ‘Oss’ spoken out loud.  ‘Oss’ is a common term thrown around within certain BJJ subcultures.  While most people don’t know the origin of ‘Oss,’ it’s often used in quite a few contexts. In this article, we...
bjj-belt-system
The BJJ Belt System: How Long to BJJ Black Belt? The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu belt system has a reputation for being a long and arduous process to rank up.  While the best martial arts don’t hand out belts like candy, the BJJ belt system is exceptional for the amount of time...
guard-passing-bernardo-faria
Are you tired of being in a top position only to get stifled by an opponent’s tough BJJ guard?  Perhaps you’re on the verge of passing guard yet find yourself on your back – or worse - tapping out in the next second.  Passing the guard is among the...
bjj-changed-life-meme
If you’ve spent any time on the mats, you’ve probably noticed many hilarious aspects of training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  We’ve compiled (#) of the most hilarious BJJ memes on the internet to keep you entertained throughout the grind. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is not all fun and games.  I think we...
lucas-lepri-kimura
For more of us who do BJJ, side control submissions are a pain in the ass.  Whether you are in gi or no gi side control, the submission options are actually somewhat limited. Particularly in no gi, submitting from these positions will require detailed knowledge of a few good submissions. ...