Monthly Archives: March 2015

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Jiu Jitsu Knoxville Tn, Roll out the bed onto the mats

Roll out the bed onto the mats Gracie Barra Knoxville just released a new video highlighting their 6am class program. They have an awesome class running for those who enjoy an early morning workout, and choose the remainder of their … Continue reading

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Jiu Jitsu Knoxville Tn, Developing Your A Game Tips on Finding Your Strongest Positions

Developing Your A Game Tips on Finding Your Strongest Positions March 29, 2015 It doesn’t take long into your study of bjj before you start to experience success with some positions or submissions. It seems that whenever you roll, you … Continue reading

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Jiu Jitsu Knoxville TN, The Positional Hierarchy – Your First Year of Training

One of the students at my home academy is a competitor who comes from a striking background. Well conditioned and coordinated, he is progressing very quickly since he started training bjj in the kimono 4 months ago. He asked me … Continue reading

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Jiu jitsu Knoxville Tn, Developing Your “A” Game – Tips on Finding Your Strongest Positions

It doesn’t take long into your study of bjj before you start to experience success with some positions or submissions. It seems that whenever you roll, you find yourself in side control or spider guard and your kimura or triangle … Continue reading

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Jiu Jitsu Knoxville, The Biggest Debates in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

The Biggest Debates in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu March 13, 2015 Whether it takes place around the mat at the academy or on popular internet message boards devoted to all topics bjj, discussions on certain subjects invite some spirited debates. As with all … Continue reading

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Jiu Jitsu Knoxville TN, The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen March 19, 2015 The 12 Most Important Techniques For You To Learn When Your Start BJJ Out of thousands of bjj techniques on YouTube, which select few should a student beginning their study of bjj focus on?It … Continue reading

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Jiu Jitsu Knoxville Tn, The Almost-Blue Belt Mistake Don’t Be in a Hurry!

The Almost-Blue Belt Mistake Don’t Be in a Hurry! March 16, 2015 Take your time. Get your control first. Then go for submission. I teach bjj classes in two different academies and have a large number of students of different … Continue reading