The Science of Jiu Jitsu Podcast is back!!!! We are better than ever, and kickoff our fall shows with a bang. Gianni Grippo and Joao Faria both stop by to share their thoughts on BJJ,Halloween costumes, and the evolution of sport jiu jitsu. We discuss the upcoming Copa Podio and Metamoris match-ups, discuss fall jiu […]
By: Tyler The most common question asked in all the interviews Jena and I have done together is, “what happens when you two train together?”. People ask as if it’s a secret, or as if Jena and I are competing with each other to see who is better. To be honest, I’m not sure how […]
It is often said that the guard is the secret to jiu jitsu. Well, often secrets are hard to keep. In the case of the open guard, many of the techniques have extrapolated out over time into incredibly complex systems due to the collective improvement of jiu jitsu over the same span. So where does […]
Check out this new video featuring some live training mistakes, and how to approach the situation differently. This is a great tool if you couldn’t make it into the academy at some point this week. Enjoy!
By: Tyler Bishop “Dude, screw it. I think I am getting worse”, said my friend as we changed in the locker room after class. Not exactly the kind of thing you would expect to hear from a purple belt after class, right? So I asked him, “What’s up? Just having a bad day”? His reply […]
Every now and then a particular movement or technique really catches your eye. In this case it was a recent omoplata armbar applied by 2013 breakout star Magid Hage. Checkout this submission he applied against accomplished black belt Samir Chantre. We put some of our new software to work in this latest breakdown. Let us […]
Check out our latest video that highlights three different areas of jiu jitsu, but only one move. The leg drag pass has improved greatly in popularity recently. Watch these 3 masters go to work using the movement.