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Jiu Jitsu Journey Interview with Henry Akins by Shawn Mozen

By |September 5th, 2016|Gracie Jiu Jitsu, Jiu jitsu, Rickson Gracie|0 Comments

Here is one of the latest interviews I did with Shawn Mozen, founder and CEO of Agatsu.

Shawn is one of the foremost authorities in kettlebell training in the world and a lifelong martial artist.  He found out about me and Hidden Jiu-Jitsu in an add and I was lucky enough to have him come by […]

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Upcoming Henry Akins Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminars

By |August 24th, 2016|BJJ Seminar, Gracie Jiu Jitsu, Hidden Jiu Jitsu|0 Comments

Don’t miss your chance to come feel & learn Hidden Jiu Jitsu for yourself.
September 10-11, Woodstock Illinois
Alpha BJJ – 222 Benton St, Woodstock Ill 60098

Seminars

September 17, Scranton Pennsylvania
Mission Yoga – 1440 Capouse Ave, Scranton PA 18509
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-hidden-jiu-jitsu-seminar-tickets-27040812799

September 18, Southampton Pennsylvania
Sion Jiu-Jitsu – 1080 Industrial Blvd, Southampton PA 18966
https://www.facebook.com/events/1778746539005639/

October 8-9, Louisville Kentucky
Gracie Jiu-Jitsu of Kentucky – 11461 […]

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Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminar Aug 6th El Centro, CA

By |July 31st, 2016|BJJ Seminar, Hidden Jiu Jitsu|0 Comments

Come check out my seminar at Morales BJJ in El Centro, CA

Space is limited CALL >> 760-960-8001

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Alpha Jiu Jitsu Seminar “What EXACTLY Happens when you get your Guard Passed?”

By |July 12th, 2016|BJJ Seminar, Hidden Jiu Jitsu, Jiu jitsu, Rickson Gracie|0 Comments

Here is a small part of my seminar from Alpha Jiu Jitsu in Woodstock, IL.

It was a great seminar thanks to Dan Hart for flying me out.

A few questions that get answered in this video.

What’s the most IMPORTANT detail while your guard is being passed to make sure you Recover?
What are the main […]

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The biggest lessons I learned from Rickson on how to train to get better at Jiu-Jitsu

By |July 7th, 2016|Blog, Gracie Jiu Jitsu, Hidden Jiu Jitsu, Jiu jitsu, Rickson Gracie|0 Comments

“The training is all in your mind!”
For a long time in my training like most people I always thought I had to train with the best and the toughest guys to improve and get better.  Then one day after talking with Rickson I realized my strategy for how to get the most out of my […]

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Why You Should ALWAYS Go To Jiu Jitsu Class, Especially When You CAN’T Train.

By |June 13th, 2016|BJJ Seminar, Blog, Gracie Jiu Jitsu, Hidden Jiu Jitsu, Rickson Gracie|0 Comments

The details are in the deep understanding of Jiu Jitsu.
People ask me a lot of times for advice on how to improve quicker at jiu-jitsu.  I was one of fastest black belt under Rickson Gracie.  I started training in 1995 and within 6 months I had my blue belt.  A year and a half after […]

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Can you be a complete martial artist only learning Jiu-Jitsu?

By |May 25th, 2016|Hidden Jiu Jitsu|0 Comments

I remember one of my first exposures to Jiu-Jitsu was watching Royce Gracie fight in UFC 1 back in 1993 (a few months before that I had seen an old grainy vhs copy of a copy of Gracie in Action 1 and 2 so I knew who the Gracie family were and  who Royce was).  […]

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Street Defense: Grabbed from Behind Underneath Arms Around the Waist Pt. 1

Ever since attending Rickson’s Black Belt only JJGF Self Defense certification seminar. I have been flooded with people asking what he covered.

It was about 100 different Self Defense techniques that Rickson wanted to make sure were not forgotten in Gracie Jiu Jitsu. But the crazy part is with 20 Black Belts there Rickson showed so […]

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What was your biggest breakthrough in your Jiu Jitsu training?

I got asked this question the other day and I really had to put quite a bit of thought into it. I’ve had zillions of breakthroughs in training just like everyone else.  Sometimes it relates to a specific technique, a way to escape, a moment something is available to attack or just a concept and […]

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Becoming A Great Jiu Jitsu Teacher

By |April 26th, 2016|Gracie Jiu Jitsu, Jiu jitsu, Rickson Gracie|0 Comments

I’ve been teaching jiu-jitsu now for over 17 years. I’m so passionate about jiu-jitsu and the positive effect it has in peoples lives that I’m constantly trying to improve and become a better teacher so I can serve others better. I’ve had a lot of people ask me about teaching so I just wanted to […]

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