Archive for 'BJJ'

Match Breakdown: Kennan Cornelius vs. Weam Motei

Dan Faggella is a BJJ Academy Owner, No Gi Pan Am Champion at 130 pounds, and recognized expert in the area of leg locks and lightweight BJJ. Dan writes or Jiu Jitsu Magazine, Jiu Jitsu Style, [...]

Marcelo Garcia On: Getting MEAN Rear Naked Chokes

Marcelo Garcia On: Getting MEAN Rear Naked Chokes

Back on the Keyboard again today, and pretty darn souped up about writing his week about Chokes and the best “Choke-ers” in the BJJ Universe. Today I wanted to talk a little bit about what is undeniably [...]

FootlockFriday: Rousimar Palhares-Heel Hook  vs. David Avellan

FootlockFriday: Rousimar Palhares-Heel Hook vs. David Avellan

Dan Faggella is a BJJ Academy Owner, No Gi Pan Am Champion at 130 pounds, and recognized expert in the area of leg locks. Dan is offering a Free DVD featuring breakdowns of some of Toquinho’s [...]

Recognize and Win Scrambles in Grappling / BJJ – Jason Scully

Recognize and Win Scrambles in Grappling / BJJ – Jason Scully

So it’s been a few weeks but I didn’t disappear. I’m going to keep this short and sweet.  Scrambling is a HUGE part of grappling but it is also a very understudied aspect of grappling as [...]

BJJ Kids – Next Generation of Superstars

BJJ Kids – Next Generation of Superstars

  BJJ KIDS – NEXT GENERATION OF BJJ SUPERSTARS – Alexandria Sanchez   There is no doubt that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu has gone main stream in the United States. American kids now have the opportunity to start [...]

Robson Moura’s Fusion Modern Disc One: A Different Kind of Review

Robson Moura’s Fusion Modern Disc One: A Different Kind of Review

One day, you step onto the mats with a focus. In your mind, there’s a simple goal. You want to take your closed guard to the next level. One problem keeps emerging though. Every time you [...]

No Holds Barred – Ryan Hall’s Words of Wisdom

No Holds Barred – Ryan Hall’s Words of Wisdom

Jiu-Jitsu is going through something of a culture war.  With high profile players being implicated in dubious situations (both past and present) debate is raging on about the proper code of conduct for instructors, competitors, team [...]

49 Kimura and Americana Attacks in Less Than 6 Min – Jason Scully

49 Kimura and Americana Attacks in Less Than 6 Min – Jason Scully

Hey, Back again with another “Short But Sweet” reference video.  What do I mean when I say short but sweet.  These videos are short videos in length but filled with a ton of ideas and demonstrations. [...]

BJJ CONCEPTS: Becoming a Guard Pass Finisher – Jason Scully

BJJ CONCEPTS: Becoming a Guard Pass Finisher – Jason Scully

Very sorry for not sending out some videos recently, I hit a little set back with a shoulder injury but I’m back on the saddle, hitting physical therapy, and still working hard as ever. I will [...]

Samuel Braga BJJ Match: Smokey Mountain Grappling Tournament

Samuel Braga BJJ Match: Smokey Mountain Grappling Tournament

Here is my match against Tommy Wales, a tough opponent at the Smokey Mountain Grappling Tournament. Also, check out my website http://samuelbragabjj.com/ [...]