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Long Beach Open 2016

Since my last competition I’ve only been able to fit in 5 training sessions.  I was in need of points to compete at Worlds next year so I signed up for the Long Beach Open.  My division had only one competitor, Carlos Farias.  Although…

December 13, 2016
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Roger Gracie Camp Part 2 of 2

A couple weeks ago I shared Part 1 of the Roger Gracie Camp Experience.  If you missed it, make sure to check it out.  This week is full of even more technique from both Mauricio and Roger.  I especially enjoyed the series of escapes…

October 24, 2016
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11 Essentials when Traveling to Train

One of the best parts of the BJJ lifestyle is that no matter where you go, you have an immediate friend group and network that’s just a roll away.  There are many advantages to rolling while you travel but one of the biggest challenges…

September 5, 2016
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Drysdale Jiu jitsu

First Impressions: My wife and I decided to get away for a weekend in Vegas over the 4th of July.  I called Robert Drysdale’s gym and left a message but didn’t expect a response given the holiday.  Because I would have kicked myself if…

August 1, 2016