Knee Reaping: What’s The Big Deal?

The IBJJF is undoubtedly the biggest BJJ organisation on the planet and despite many promotions putting on “World Championships”, the IBJJF World Championships are widely regarded as the truest form of that phrase. It’s strange then, that the IBJJF flatly outlaws reaping the knee at all belt levels. The IBJJF

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Why Kids Should Learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

In an age of technology-fuelled fun, kids don’t tend to exercise, join in on sports, or socialise as much as they used to. Kids should learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) because not only does it bring elements of exercise, socializing and brain stimulation to a child’s life, but it also brings

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Supermodel Kate Upton Demonstrates A Rear Naked Choke on Jimmy Fallon

Kate Upton is a prolific supermodel and actress, having starred in films like Tower Heist (2011) and The Other Woman (2014). Her having to rely on her looks to make money hasn’t stopped her recently taking up Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) in her spare time though. She recently announced on Twitter

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Competitive BJJ Kid Shows Amazing Sportsmanship To Opponent With Autism

In light of some recent less-than-positive news coming from Russian BJJ tournaments, we thought it would be appropriate to balance that out with a great example of BJJ sportsmanship instead. Just the other day at Battleground Grappling Championship in Texas, a young competitor by the name of Collin showed the

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Watch Roger Gracie v Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida

The Gracie Pro 2017 marked the second time that two of the greatest BJJ competitors of all time met on the mats, Roger Gracie and Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida. Their first meeting was back at the first ever Metamoris event, when Gracie and Almeida fought to a draw after a grueling

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