Category Archives: Jiu Jitsu

Things You Should Know When You Start Training in BJJ

The initial month of joining a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class will be filled with you having an opportunity to learn new things. You will be surrounded by a rich learning environment. Your first time on the mat can bring about a multitude of emotional and physical responses that you are unaware of. The intense flood of unfamiliar concepts and new words may be overwhelming. There are a lot of simple and practical things you will learn. However, while you are learning, there are some things that will make Read more [...]

The Psychological Benefits of Practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Brazilian jiu jitsu has been proven to greatly improve the psyche of its practitioners. From the very first day, you will learn numerous things about yourself and also better understand what you are capable of handling. You will also learn to push yourself through adversity and the difficulties you may face. It is tricky to narrow it down to a single way in which BJJ can help you out. However, sometimes it’s good to know what the main reason is as it can keep reminding us why we continue with the Read more [...]

6 Ways Women Benefit from Practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

When a person thinks of martial arts, they most likely imagine two men in their prime punching and kicking each other. While that can be true of some styles, this isn’t the case with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ). This style of martial arts is all about controlling the flow of a fight by manipulating your opponent’s body. For this reason, BJJ is extremely useful for women as it relies on body mechanics rather than strength. However, this isn’t the only benefit it offers. In this blog post, we will Read more [...]

A Healthy Diet to Keep Up with Your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Training

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) is a unique martial art with its ground fighting techniques, joint-locks and chokeholds. It requires rigorous practice and concentration from its practitioners, something it has in common with other martial arts. To accomplish this, you’ll need to be healthy To help you be a winner (in the kitchen at least), here are some health tips. Remember, the first step of training hard, is being healthy. Don’t ignore your body: Just because you’re on the go, doesn’t Read more [...]

The Remarkable Jiu Jitsu Techniques Which Make You Powerful

“When you get good at something as difficult as Jiu Jitsu, it makes everything in your life better.” - Joe Rogan Then why involve yourself with something so difficult? What is so incredible about Brazilian Jiu Jitsu? Consider it a martial art or practice it as a combat sport; the fundamental motto of Jiu Jitsu is to make even the weak one strong enough to uphold self against a bully and face unfortunate moments. Emphasizing on hand-to- hand ground fighting, it teaches you to defend yourself Read more [...]