Video: Learn What Makes Marcelo Garcia’s Butterfly Guard So Special

Although he’s retired from competition, there is still plenty to learn from watching jiu-jitsu legend Marcelo Garcia. In a recent video from Kenny Florian, we learn the key concept at work behind Garcia’s legendary butterfly guard. Florian is a long-time jiu-jitsu black belt and a three-time UFC title challenger. As

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Gordon Ryan Justifies His Claim As No Gi GOAT

Gordon “King” Ryan is back at his usual social media antics, declaring that he’s found proof of his status as No Gi GOAT. On Tuesday he posted a string of images to Instagram – pictures of notes with an overview of statistics for several elite BJJ competitors: André Galvao, Marcelo

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In 2007, Alec Baulding was just a fanboy. This weekend he is competing in the ADCC world championship. (Alec Baulding Diaries, Part 1)

Editor’s Note: As part of our 2019 ADCC coverage, we are featuring blogs written by competitor Alec Baulding. This is the first in Alec’s series about his experiences in ADCC. It’s a little less than a week before the ADCC world championship, and this is likely going to be the

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