Jiu Jitsu breeds confidence
Article written by Casey Escamilla; Jiu Jitsu Athlete; Teamwork makes the Dream work Many people go through life without breaching their comfort zones, with shelter and ease. Jiu Jitsu fixes that, it’s a team centric, individual sport, however contradictory that may seem. As an individual, once you begin rolling, it’s all on you. There’s no › Read more
Jiu Jitsu as an Older Athlete
Article written by Joby O’Brien; Jiu Jitsu Student/ Competitor   Jiu Jitsu as an Older Athlete Getting started with Jiu Jitsu as an older athlete has had its challenges, but it gives something special in return. It has given me confidence, humility, patience, discipline and, of course, adrenaline. I was a former wrestler decades ago. › Read more
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Self Improvement
Article written by Mat Liebovitz; Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Practitioner, Mixed Martial Arts Athlete More than just a fighting system Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is more than just a fighting system or a means of self-defense, it is a tool that can be used as part of a plan for self-improvement.  The process of self-improvement is a daily › Read more
Finding My Passion
Article written by Melanie Charriere; Martial Arts Athlete Finding My Passion. I have been doing Jiu Jitsu for over 7 years and I will continue to train Jiu Jitsu until the day I die. I found my passion for Jiu Jitsu through my brother. As a child, my brother had ADHD and to help him › Read more
Jiu Jitsu teaches me
Article written by John Lemus; BJJ athlete I enjoy the discipline I have been training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for over 6 years now, and I wish I had been training my whole life. Every day that I come in to train I am eager to hear what the mats have to tell me about myself. › Read more
What Jiu Jitsu means to me
Written by Djavan Coleman; Jiu-Jitsu Student/ 4-0 MMA Fighter To me, Jiu-Jitsu is more than just a hobby or a sport, it is a lifestyle and a lifelong pursuit.  I love Jiu-Jitsu for its purity. If you don’t train enough, your opponents and training partners will expose you for it. Short cuts rarely work in › Read more
My accomplishments with Jiu Jitsu
Article written by Eric Gutierrez; Jiu Jitsu student Learn Self Defense I began Jiu Jitsu when I was in 8th grade at the age of 13 years old. I first signed up to learn Self Defense and learn how to defend myself. To be ready for life situations and things that happen in life. I › Read more
Jiu Jitsu builds us up
Article written by Kasey Leffler, Jiu Jitsu Student; Jiu Jitsu makes me better My first day of Jiu-Jitsu was one of the best and worst days of my life. The good part was that this was a new beginning and start to my whole life, but the bad news was that I tapped out many › Read more
Women in Jiu Jitsu
Article written by LBJ; Lauren Buther-Jones, Jiu Jitsu Athlete Jiu Jitsu changes lives As a female grappler, Jiu Jitsu has changed my life in so many positive ways and it is great to see more women joining the Jiu Jitsu community. Jiu Jitsu has given me and other women more confidence and strength. Rolling challenges females › Read more

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