Archive for 'PRODUCTS / REVIEWS'

Book Review: Submit Everyone by Dave Camarillo

Book Review: Submit Everyone by Dave Camarillo

10 Second Review: Submit Everyone is a comprehensive guide to building a submission-driven game that showcases Camarillo’s talents as a grappler and a teacher. The quirky “military report” writing style may put you off (or you [...]

Move-a-day Bjj A Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Desktop Reference

Move-a-day Bjj A Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Desktop Reference

  Move-a-day Bjj A Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Desktop ReferenceMove-a-day Bjj Is A Book That Is Dedicated To Providing Supplemental Information On The Martial Art Of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu (bjj). A New Technique Or Drill Is Covered For Each [...]

REVIEW: BJJWeekly.com Reviews DraculinoBjjTraining.com

REVIEW: BJJWeekly.com Reviews DraculinoBjjTraining.com

www.bjjweekly.com – Jiu Jitsu Training Video Review BJJWeekly did a great job reviewing Draculino’s BJJ Online training that is great for students to supplement their training and also offers a curriculum for Instructors to follow, in [...]

A Guide to BJJ Books for White Belts

A Guide to BJJ Books for White Belts

Years ago, your choices for a basic BJJ book were limited to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: Theory and Technique (<–Click to order)  by Renzo and Royler Gracie and… that’s about it. Kid Peligro’s work on that book was groundbreaking, and [...]

DVD 1: How to Defeat the Bigger, Stronger Opponent by Emily Kwok and Stephan Kesting – Drills, Gi and No-Gi Gripfighting

DVD 1: How to Defeat the Bigger, Stronger Opponent by Emily Kwok and Stephan Kesting – Drills, Gi and No-Gi Gripfighting

My copies of Stephan Kesting and Emily Kwok’s latest instructional DVDs, How to Defeat the Bigger, Stronger Opponent, arrived earlier this week. I will be writing down my impressions and doing a preliminary review as I [...]

Draculino Online BJJ Training

Draculino Online BJJ Training

www.draculinobjjtraining.com Check out Draculino’s Online BJJ Training program, its an amazing program to help students supplement their training or to help schools follow a curriculum. Check out below for some reviews and sample videos. For Students: Nothing [...]

Marcelo Garcia’s Advanced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Techniques

Marcelo Garcia’s Advanced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Techniques

Marcelo Garcia’s holds two honorary titles. First, he’s arguably the best pound-for-pound Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fighter alive. Second, he’s the nicest guy ever. That’s less debatable. Marcelo’s newest book, Advanced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Techniques, opens with an introduction [...]

2011 BJJ Gi Survey

2011 BJJ Gi Survey

It’s time for the 2011 BJJ Gi Survey! (Direct link: aesopian.com/gisurvey) This is the latest in the series that has generated the popular BJJ gi ranking charts. Take 5-10 minutes to do it, and your answers [...]

Two Drills to Improve Your Guard Sweeps

Two Drills to Improve Your Guard Sweeps

Many of the most powerful guard sweeps rely on your hips being underneath your opponent’s center of gravity. This makes him very unstable – think of the difference between 1. standing on the floor beside one [...]

The Seated Guard and the ‘Idiot’ Sweep

The Seated Guard and the ‘Idiot’ Sweep

Here’s a video in which Emily Kwok uses me as a dummy to teach the fundamentals of the Seated Guard and also one of my very favorite sweeps: the ‘Idiot Sweep.’ (I call it that because [...]