Archive for 'July,2012'

Brandon Mullins on BJJ Training, Mental Preparation, and Competition Strategies

Brandon Mullins on BJJ Training, Mental Preparation, and Competition Strategies

This is a really interesting interview with my friend Brandon ‘Wolverine’ Mullins. I first polled my newsletter readership to see if they had any questions for Brandon, especially about training, competing or holding their own against [...]

Transitional Chain Drill – Jason Scully

Transitional Chain Drill – Jason Scully

I have a video in this message where I show an example of a chain drill that we do at my academy and that I teach my students.  This is one of MANY chain transitional drills [...]

High Percentage Back-Escape to Deep-Half-Guard – Jordon Schultz

High Percentage Back-Escape to Deep-Half-Guard – Jordon Schultz

Hello all. This is my first contribution here. I’ll introduce myself first. My name is Jordon Schultz. I am a BJJ Brown Belt, and former Mechanical Engineer . I’m an eccentric nerd turned BJJ Champion. I won the IBJJF [...]

The Evolution of BJJ

The Evolution of BJJ

I talk with Vinicius ‘Draculino’ Magalhães about the ongoing evolution of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. [...]

The Secret Subversive Power of BJJ

The Secret Subversive Power of BJJ

by Valerie Worthington, Emily Kwok, and Lola Newsom Groundswell Grappling Concepts We have a hypothesis about some women who grapple. We may be projecting, but our wholly unscientific data collection and analysis supports it. Namely, Brazilian [...]

22 Top Game No-Gi Combinations In Less Than 3 Min – Jason Scully

22 Top Game No-Gi Combinations In Less Than 3 Min – Jason Scully

Well, it’s been a little while since I shared a new Short But Sweet reference video with you so I decided that it was time for me to make another one. I’m extremely grateful for all [...]