Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a great way to explore character. We can learn a lot from someone based on their Jiu Jitsu. The movements and systems they choose on the mat while rolling showcases their underlying personality. We can learn even more about OUR character by using Jiu Jitsu as a tool for self-analysis. How
Style in Jiu Jitsu is one of the strongest intangible pathways to improvement. I consider style to be how body type, personality, movement style and training environment all come together to create a series of effective techniques that someone implements as often as possible because of a proficiency. Just because someone has my body type doesn’t neccesarily mean that I should play the same style as them.