Mon, 25 August 2014
BjjBrick (metaphor) it’s important to have a few key techniques that you can perform at a high level. You need to have a well-rounded game, but having some great techniques will help you excel at BJJ. To your opponents it will feel like they got hit with a brick. It takes a lot of blood and sweat to make a BjjBrick, but if you are making the correct bricks the effort will be well worth it.
Big strong tree-
How important is it to have really good fundamentals? Having poor fundamentals is like a tree trying to grow branches without having a strong trunk. Strong fundamentals are the foundation of your game, like a strong trunk supports a large tree.
The Building Burns-
This analogy helps someone who has been training BJJ and now they are going to be doing MMA.
Quote of the week: "I fear no the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times." Bruce Lee
Article of the week:"10 Reasons Why I Practice Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu" By Peggy Nolan
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Mon, 18 August 2014
Ways to help develop a culture of learning at your BJJ school
Making leaders at your BJJ School
Quote of the week: "If you are tired, don't show me" Ken Primola
Article of the week: "It Takes A Very Steady Hand, Or Foot" Dirty White Belt
Mon, 11 August 2014
We talk about:
Quote of the week: “It Ain’t How Hard You Hit…It’s How Hard You Can Get Hit and Keep Moving Forward” Rocky. Presented by Samir Chantre.
Article of the week: "Slow Your Roll, Avoid This Detrimental Training Mistake" From Bjj Hacker
Mon, 4 August 2014
This week we bring you top black belt competitor Samir Chantre. Samir is a No-gi Worlds, Gracie Worlds and 6X American Nationals champion. Listen to find out what technique he has been doing since he was a blue belt and now he does it as a high level black belt. Samir is training and teaching full time with the Caio Terra Association. He has been training BJJ for 17 years (since he was 8 years old). This interview is packed full of great tips and advice to help you in your BJJ journey. Samir is also doing a BJJ Vacation Camp from August 29th to September 1st, full details in the interview.
We talk about:
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Quote of the week: We have 2 quotes from Felipe Costa "Don't let what you want now, take away what you want in the future". "Don't let the fear of loosing take away your desire to win".
Article of the week: The Triangle from Bjjheros.com
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