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Unlocking The Bonus Levels – Adding Secret Games To Rolling –

Progressing through Jiu Jitsu has opened up Bonus Levels for me.  As I become more and more comfortable with Jiu Jitsu the more I can start to open up.  It has been a journey though for sure. I was nervous the first few times I ever rolled.  But eventually I started to figure out what

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Interview With Yuri Simoes – “Training With Intensity” – A Case Study

uri Simoes was kind enough to sit down with me for a few minutes for an interview to talk about his philosophy and approach to Jiu Jitsu.  His intensity was the first thing that caught my attention when I became aware of him years ago, and really opened my eyes. If you are interested in

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Crafting A Jiu Jitsu Game Plan For Tournaments 101

“tick to your game plan!”  I yelled this phrase repeatedly last weekend as I was helping coach students in a competition.  Preparing for the tournament I found my biggest focus with the competitors was making sure that they had a Jiu Jitsu game plan.  What Is A Jiu Jitsu Game Plan? Before we get started though,

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Jiu Jitsu Strategy (Heavy Is The Head That Wears The Crown. (Pt. 1)

I have lost more tournaments than I have won. Lots.  Most of the tournaments I have lost have been because of either my strategy, attitude, or mentality. I have repeatedly made strategic mistakes.  The most common strategic mistake that I made was trying to approach a match holistically as if there was some honor in

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