Archive for 'September,2013'

How Older Grapplers Can Deal With Younger, Athletic Grapplers

If you’re reading this, I’m guessing you have spent many years spending countless hours putting time in on the mat.  Working day-and-night to get better, you have sacrificed a lot to get to your current skill [...]

Older Grapplers & How To Find Time In Your Schedule To Train

There’s no getting around it: we all have busy lives!  No matter what your job entails, how hectic your social life is or what school throws at you, we all have specific things that we deem [...]

Meaning, Motivation, and BJJ

Meaning, Motivation, and BJJ

Dan Faggella is a No-Gi Gold Medal Pan Am Champion at 130 pounds, and recognized Expert  in the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu world.  He has produced over a dozen Brazilian Jiu Jitsu DVD Instructional Videos & Books. [...]

Stephen Whittier Is Here To Help YOU!

No matter how hard you work on the mat, and how much you learn over the years, there comes a time where every good grappler hits a wall and has trouble taking the next step forward [...]

The Local Legend-A Closer Look At Jimmy Pedro

As a New Englander born-and-bred, I have grown used to our size.  Especially for my fellow Rhode Islander’s, there’s no hiding the fact that we’re a small region.  I have traveled to many places—I loved Brazil!—and [...]

The Magic Grip Triangle Defense MMA Tampa BJJ Technique

The Magic Grip Triangle Defense MMA Tampa BJJ Technique

Kids martial arts Tampa Coach and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt demonstrates his creative counter to the triangle choke – the “magic grip”. This techniques allows the top player to keep their outside arm in the triangle.  [...]

Jimmy Pedro Helps Bridge The Gap Between BJJ & Judo!

There are few people as dangerous and elite at what they do as Jimmy Pedro is at Judo.  A world renowned talent, Pedro has seen his fare share of accomplishments on –and-off the mat.  With all [...]

Adapt Your Grappling Style To Your Lifestyle

I’m sure that we’ve all heard it before, that we each have a “tell” that we have when we lie.  Similar to keeping a good poker face, you can read someone and know when they are [...]

Unique Training Techniques For Grapplers 40+ Years Old!

Daniel Faggella is a No Gi Pan Am Champion, Amazon #1 Best Seller, and Interviewer of Many of BJJ’s BIGGEST Stars. You can Get His Entire Collection of Insights from 4 Different Interviews with Older BJJ Black [...]

Drilling Success Secrets with Renato Migliaccio

Renato Migliaccio’s recently released “Invincible Basics” program has been constructed through decades of training with many of BJJ’s best instructors, in order to determine the BEST applications of Jiu Jitsu’s basic techniques. To check out Renato’s [...]