March2015

  • Women’s Jiu-Jitsu Blowing Up Down Under!

    On the weekend of January 31st and February 1st, an epic event for women in the sport of Brazilian jiu-jitsu took place at DMMA academy in Melbourne Australia. The organization Australian Girls In Gi founded by brown belt Jess Fraser held the 3rd annual camp and it was the...
  • How it was done in the 1930’s!

    Currently the debate rages between sport jiu-jitsu and traditional jiu-jitsu in terms of effectiveness in a  real life situation. Back in the 1930’s, 1933 to be exact Miss May Whitley demonstrates a number of throws and submissions from a would-be attacker. The film was shot at the Trocadero theater...
  • Jiu-Jitsu Reality Show Looking for Cast Members

    Just got a hold of this press release from BJJ Library: (San Diego, CA) – March 1, 2015 – Be one of 6 upcoming Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) black belts selected to participate and compete in a reality show about the Jiu-Jitsu way under the coaching and mentorship of legendary...
  • Respect Was Earned

    Respect 1 Event Recap With the success of Metamoris and Polaris it’s inevitable that more professional grappling events will pop up. The challenge for the upstarts will be showcasing high-level talent in exciting matches and presented the polished product that we’ve come to expect. Respect 1 is the first...