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Tournament Prep

Once I committed myself to going to this tournament that is on Dec 2, a number of things popped up that usually happens in these situations.  307 more words


BJJ Progress - plateaued?

At the moment I have hit a bit of a plateau with my grappling. I think I need to train more frequently in order to get better. 102 more words


#61 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and the Carpe Diem Nagasaki Studio

Japan is the mecca of some of the world’s most famous martial arts. Karate, Kenpo, Judo, Aikido, Kendo, Sumo, Kyudo… Only a handful of others from outside Japan are among those that most people can rattle off. 827 more words

JET Programme

Tai Kai Visit

Our head instructor, Professor Jason Eggleston, earned his black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu from Tai Kai, which is located in Syracuse NY.

We took a trip out there this weekend intending to jump into their “Shark Tank.” Sounds awesome, right? 159 more words


Batttling Ropes For Grappling

Battling ropes provide a unique challenge for wrestlers and grapplers. In this article, we showcase a variety of drills that are perfect for jiu jitsu competitors.

Training 10-27-17

Much of my BJJ school attended the Gracie Barra World Summit last week. I wish I could have gone but work and finances prevented that this time. 67 more words