January2016

  • The Jiu-Jitsu Apps You Must Have!

    Smart phones are a ubiquitous fact of life. Someone once told me that an iPhone has more computing power than NASA’s Apollo spacecraft. Sitting in your pocket, at this very moment, is a computer superior to the one used to put Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon....
  • Tying Your Jiu-jitsu Belt

    Before coming onto the mats of your first jiu-jitsu class, and before you learn any technique, you must first wear the proper attire. The gi in jiu-jitsu is a training garment that has carried over from other martial arts, such as judo. The gi is composed of the jacket,...
  • Ideas to Improve Grappling Officiating

    In 1993, Royce Gracie displayed the effectiveness of jiu-jitsu to the world. The momentum of the first UFCs, followed by the Internet age, and the advent of social media have caused tremendous growth in the popularity of the art. More and more schools are opening, existing schools of traditional...
  • January 2016 – Issue 40

    Judo Throws With Judo Olympian Marti Malloy De Ashi Barai   Sode Tsuri Komi Goshi   Sumi Gaeshi   Gripping Tactics   Rhalan Gracie Pushing Through   Mount Escape to Ankle Lock Lapel Control Omoplata from Closed Guard   Lapel Control Omoplata   Knee Shield Half-Guard Pass Option  ...
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