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Winning Through Failure

I remember when I first started training and everything was just so hard. I got smashed every round and it seemed like everyone around me picked up techniques ten times faster than I did. 414 more words

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I’m Going to be Sore Anyway- Health and Jiu Jitsu

I Choose Soreness!!!

My hands are sore everyday. I am trying hard to teach or train at least 4 days a week at Gracie Barra Princeton and the soreness used to limit my training. 288 more words

Scranton MMA Show #30

Scranton MMA Show Today we have Tyler, Steve Wilson and Steve Polito Joining us! So we talk a lot about Muay Thai. How did Steve & Steve get started, their thoughts on self defense, MMA and much much more on this great striking art. 23 more words


Information Overload

Some days I find myself overwhelmed by the immense sea of knowledge that I have yet to master. I can be trying to perfect how to do a proper bridge and hip escape, and next thing I know someone releases a DVD series on something completely new to me and I start drowning in the information. 472 more words

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Holly McLean - Portal Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Name: Holly McLean
Age: 31
Belt: Blue
Club: Portal Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
How long have you been training? On and off since 2016
How did you get into JJ? 943 more words

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Japan, Tattoo, and Other Shenanigans

So I think it has been maybe two years since I have been consistently writing. Writing on a touch screen just been so frustratingly slow that I give up a paragraph into most update attempts. 310 more words

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Become the Lion

“Train until the lamb becomes a lion.”

What a powerful phrase!

How often do we become complacent in training not only on our bodies but our minds as well? 135 more words