Could You Use Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in a Street Fight?

Even though Brazilian jiu-jitsu is one of the most popular martial arts on the planet, some people wonder if it’s something you could really use in an actual street fight. In this article, we’re going to answer that question and provide you some details to support our answer. Avoid Street Fights at All Costs Before [...]

The Benefits of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

The rise of MMA has been closely shadowed by Brazilian jiu-jitsu. While they are definitely not the same thing – BJJ doesn’t involve striking for one thing – every MMA fighter knows some amount of the famous Brazilian sport. If you’ve been thinking about trying it out for yourself, the following benefits may help you [...]

6 Reasons to Enroll Your Kids in Jiu Jitsu

When it comes to martial arts and your kids, there are quite a few different options out there. Sure, you could go the conventional route and enroll them in karate, or something similar. However, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu might just be the best option possible. Why is this, though? Let’s take a look at six important [...]

4 Ways to Prepare for Your First BJJ Tournament

One aspect of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu that helps it stand out from more traditional martial arts is the emphasis placed on competing in tournaments and going up against people from outside your school. This is seen as essential for progressing in the sport and moving up in belts. However, if you’ve never competed before, you may [...]

6 Exercises to Improve Your Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 

If you want to get better at Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, there’s no doubt that you’ll need to improve your body too. While there are countless ways to do this, here are six we recommend. Sparring We’re all for people finding ways off the mat to improve their BJJ game. That being said, you can’t possibly improve [...]

How to Use Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for Self-Defense

In the last decade, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu has exploded in popularity here in the U.S., thanks in large part to the growth of the UFC. BJJ tournaments are now held regularly around the world, with many international tournaments and events like Metamoris now being broadcasted online. While learning Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu comes with a number of benefits [...]

Has MMA Replaced Traditional Martial Arts

For centuries, practitioners of various martial arts have insisted that their versions were the best. However, there was generally no safe way to put a claim to the test. Then the UFC debuted and all of a sudden, fight fans from all over the world got their questions answered. While MMA has transcended the UFC—and [...]

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Memorial Day Special!

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Kristian Lexell’s Blog – Starstruck at Drysdale’s

Article by Kristian Lexell Yesterday we visited Robert Drysdale BJJ. We joined a great SW-class. Drysdale is a great instructor and, off course, a super grappler. We did drills and sparring drills for two hours and the general level was really skilled. What we also managed to do yesterday was get to one of those [...]

BELT PROMOTIONS: Spider Monkey Jiu-Jitsu Army – BJJ Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Training In San Diego

Saturday The 18th Casey Ryan held The Spider Monkey Jiu-Jitsu Army Belt Promotions BJJ At Alliance Training Center In San Diego Click Here To Try Out Our Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu BJJ Training For 30 DAYS FREE!!! The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu BJJ ranking system awards a practitioner different colored belts to signify increasing levels of technical knowledge and [...]

Boy Attacks Kidnapping Suspect, Saves Little Sister, Suspect Attempts To Drive Off With 2 Children In Truck

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu student protects his sister from kidnapping suspect. HONOLULU -- Jay Yano didn't have the day after Thanksgiving off, so he planned to take his two young children to work with him. As his kids loaded into his truck, parked right outside their McCully home, Yano left the vehicle running as he quickly [...]

ATTN: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu/Submission Grappling Members – BJJ/Submission Grappling Evening Class At 7PM Starting Monday 20th

ATTN: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Members - 7:30PM BJJ/Submission Grappling Class Will Be Switching To 7:00PM Starting Monday 20th If You're Not In Our Class Then Take Your First Step To A Healthier Lifestyle & Come Try Our Training Programs At Alliance Training Center! Power Fitness Bootcamp Training for 1 Week *FREE! Click here for more info. [...]

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Training At Alliance Training Center In San Diego

Try out the class for 30 Days FREE! Click here for more info. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) is self defense, combat sport, and a self defense system that concentrates on grappling and particularly ground fighting. It teaches that the smaller, weaker person can successfully avert a greater, stronger assailant with the use of leverage and proper [...]