• Fighting Away From Home: Travel Tips For the Jiujiteiro

    Jiu-Jitsu and travel are always together. A good example could be when Mitsuyo Maeda traveled from Japan to Brazil. Nowadays, is common to find a BJJ competitor, competing out from the tropical weather of Rio de Janeiro to the dry desert of Las Vegas. It’s a huge change that...
  • Coming to America? The Foreign Fighter’s Guide to US Immigration

    In the past several years, a record number of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu athletes from around the world have knocked on the United States’ door requesting entry into the country. The competitive athletes seek the opportunity to compete in some of the most prestigious IBJJF competitions hosted in the USA such...