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Interview Highlights: Renzo Gracie Talks About Shane McMahon's Wrestlemania Training

Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner and MMA fighter Renzo Gracie made an appearance on The Countdown podcast, highlights of which were posted at FOXSports.com at this link. 303 more words

Pro-Wrestling

The Gracies Are Training Shane McMahon For His Wrestlemania Match Against The Undertaker

Shane McMahon made waves in the pro wrestling world last month when he unexpectedly returned to the WWE in a storyline where he’s challenging his father and sister for control of the promotion. 437 more words

Sports

Girls Just Want To Have Fun: In No-Gi, With Armbars and Guillotines

My Brazilian JiuJitsu teammates and I climb up the stairs of the Renzo Gracie Academy to the final floor. The women are talking excitedly about upcoming tournaments; April is quickly approaching and several of them are competing. 2,504 more words

Athlete

You Can Run, But You Can't Hide From These Badasses

Renzo Gracie’s Manhattan Academy sits cozily in Midtown, only a block away from Madison Square Garden. True to the New York lifestyle, people are streaming in and out of the studio all day: Working men standing patiently outside the door at 6:30 am, colored belts in their briefcases as they wait to roll; Instructors switching on lights that another had switched off twenty minutes before, to prepare for a noon class or a private session; Children in their miniature gis leaving the academy in the afternoon as they hold their parents’ hands; The sun setting while Muay Thai students wrap their hands as they wait for their practice to begin. 2,732 more words

Athlete

Vancouver's Roots of Fight launches first MMA collection

After several years as the most beloved brand in combat sports, Vancouver-based Roots of Fight has finally released its first MMA collection.

The brand launched its MMA Legends series – a capsule collection that includes t-shirts paying tribute to Royce Gracie, Bas Rutten, Dan Henderson and Chuck Liddell, as well as a Renzo Gracie sweater and a full-zip hoodie with “Liddell” arced on the front and “Chuck Liddell, Hawaiian Kempo” affixed to the back – on Monday afternoon, continuing to raise the bar they’ve already set extremely high with their superb offerings. 647 more words

Sports

Robson Gracie Jr to uphold famous last name

via FloGrappling

Robson Gracie Jr will appear in one of the most anticipated fights of Copa Podio Season 4, which takes place on January 9, in Rio de Janeiro ( 496 more words

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