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  • Nicky Ryan – He’s Got Next Pt. 2

    (Part 2 of a 2 part series) For Part 1 of this series CLICK HERE The Crown Prince: noun – The second most important position, second to the King, and is his designated successor. If you are of the mindset that Gordon Ryan is “the King” of the jiu-jitsu...
  • Nicky Ryan – He’s Got Next Pt. 1

      (Part 1 of a 2 part series) Because this particular feature falls towards the beginning of the New Year, the general vibe of our society tends to focus on resolutions and commitments, which brings us directly to our cover feature of Nicky Ryan. To see what Nicky has...
  • The Return of Renzo

    (Photo Courtesy of ONE Championship) Fresh off of his return to the cage and his resounding 2nd round submission win over fellow legend Yuki Kondo, we take a look back at an ADCC match 20 YEARS ago! In this flashback we watch Renzo taking on Frank Trigg who was...
  • Garry St Leger Sweep the Leg

    In the movie “Forrest Gump”, one of the many iconic phrases uttered was “Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get”. That about sums up my experience when I traveled to NYC and visited the iconic Renzo Gracie Academy. Whenever I travel to...
  • The Good Rivalry. Remember Renzo vs. Garcia at the 2003 ADCC

    The greatness of Jiu-Jitsu was built on the mats, in epic duels between living legends. The 2003 ADCC, in Brazil, featured one of those duels, in the 77kg division. Marcelo Garcia got his spot in the event at the very last minute and did not waste his one of...
  • Renzo Gracie vs. Matt Hughes superfight announced for the 2017 ADCC

    The 2017 ADCC will feature a long-awaited rematch between two of the greatest names of the sport. Jiu-Jitsu legend Renzo Gracie and UFC hall of Fame member Matt Hughes will compete in one of the superfights. The event is set to go down in Helsinki, Finland, on September 22-24....
  • Rio 2016: Black Belt Travis Stevens wins silver medal in judo 81kg division

    Renzo Gracie black belt Travis Stevens made history this Tuesday, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The American won the silver medal at the judo 81kg division. In the final, Stevens lost to Russia’s Khasan Khalmurzaev, by ippon. Stevens was in his third appearance in the Olympic games and this time...
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