submission grappling

  • The Submission Grappling Universe Has Just Expanded

    Go to any jiu-jitsu tournament and you will most definitely witness competitors from multiple academies competing against each other and their teammates rooting them on from the sidelines. Some of the larger teams may even break into a chant/counter chant that represents their academy in competition.  In the larger...
  • Five Keys for Becoming a Jiu-Jitsu Giant Killer

    Many of us got into BJJ after watching the early UFC events, seeing Royce Gracie run through his opponents with grappling skills the world hadn’t seen before. Anyone who’s seen Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and done their homework is familiar with the notion that the art was created for a smaller,...
  • Josh Barnett: Double Wristlock (Kimura) from North-South

    We took a bit of a different approach with May’s Issue of JJM. As evidenced from his Metamoris 4 match up against Dean Lister, former UFC Heavyweight Champion, catch-as-catch-can wrestling aficionado and jiu-jitsu black belt, Josh Barnett is all about controlling his opponents, shutting them down and then finishing....
  • Josh Barnett: The Concept of Hand Control

    We took a bit of a different approach with May’s Issue of JJM. As evidenced from his Metamoris 4 match up against Dean Lister, former UFC Heavyweight Champion, catch-as-catch-can wrestling aficionado and jiu-jitsu black belt, Josh Barnett is all about controlling his opponents, shutting them down and then finishing....
  • Josh Barnett Submission Flow

    How many submissions could Josh Barnett finish you with? We might never know the answer, but here are just a few, actually quite a few, that we might see from Josh, our cover man for Issue 32.     Way before the public knew of him, Josh Barnett usually...