Rickson Gracie

  • “Invisible Jiu-Jitsu” Weight Distribution with Henry Akins

    The concept of invisible jiu-jitsu was taught to Henry over the years by Rickson Gracie. What Rickson coined as the term “Invisible Jiu-Jitsu” is actually based on two concepts, weight distribution being one and being in connection with your opponent the other, larger part. In interviews Rickson talks a...
  • Rickson Gracie Awarded Red Belt

    On July 6, 2017  at the Rickson Gracie Experience Seminar in Las Vegas, NV at the Martial Arts Super Show, Rickson Gracie, third eldest son of Helio Gracie, was promoted to Red Belt by his eldest brother, Rorion Gracie. Of Grandmaster Helio’s nine sons, Rickson’s jiu-jitsu is regarded by...
  • 5 Must Watch Jiu-Jitsu Videos

    One aspect of my employment is to watch videos and I’ve seen many that are great and many that aren’t so great. Honestly, I’ve probably seen so many that I can’t remember all of them due to brain overload, but there are those that do stick out in my...
  • Kron Gracie Wins MMA Debut.

    Kron Gracie won his MMA debut in Japan recently defeating Kim Hyung-Su by armbar submission just a minute and five seconds into the first round. At about 35 seconds into the match Kron jumped guard after exchanging a few blows with his opponent and eventually got the armbar submission....
  • Rickson Gracie – The Man Behind The Legend

    In the world of Brazilian jiu-jitsu the word “legend” gets thrown around a lot. I won’t say it’s over used, but anyone that’s been aware of jiu-jitsu for any length of time can probably start rattling off a dozen or so names that they would consider legends. But there’s...