Hygiene Tips for Your BJJ Practice

Hygiene Tips for Your BJJ Practice

As all fighters know, hygiene is an important part of practicing martial arts. If you’re new to MMA or to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, you should take some time to learn good hygiene practices. Here are some hygiene tips for your martial arts practice: Keep Your Gi Clean When...
Is BJJ Practical for Real Life Self-Defense?

Is BJJ Practical for Real Life Self-Defense?

Some people who sign up to learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu want to get in shape or learn a new skill. Some people, however, want to learn how to defend themselves in a real-life conflict. So, the question that gets asked is often, “Is Jiu-Jitsu practical for self-defense?”...
BJJ Belt Ranking Breakdown: Part 4

BJJ Belt Ranking Breakdown: Part 4

If you’ve been following this blog series, you likely have a decent understanding of how tedious it can be to work one’s way up the BJJ ranking system. The hours of training, maintaining health, and mental capacity it all takes can be overwhelming for many. If you’ve...
BJJ Belt Ranking Breakdown: Part 3

BJJ Belt Ranking Breakdown: Part 3

The belt ranking system in BJJ varies in many aspect from other well-known mixed martial arts. As you advance in BJJ, you are expected to adapt your mindset as well as your technique. Once you pass your purple belt, some of the real challenges begin and expectations...