So many people make this mistake, and it cost Chael Sonnen the fight with Fedor. 

Read on to find out how to NEVER make this mistake yourself, and what to do instead: As many of you guys already know there’s a lot of techniques taught in Jiu-Jitsu that are just not practical for fighting because they either leave you exposed to strikes or are so risky that if you mess up […]

How the BIGGEST Boxing Match of all time was WON using Jiu-Jitsu Part 2

Missed Part 1?  CLICK HERE STAY SAFE One of the main principles to understand in “Staying Safe” is how to effectively manage distance.  In fighting there is a very specific range that is needed to be effective with strikes, knowing this, one of the fundamental principles of Jiu-Jitsu is: Anytime we are fighting, we either want to be too far away or too close for our opponent to be able to do damage.

How the BIGGEST Boxing Match of all time was WON using Jiu-Jitsu Part 1

In August of 2017 the world got to witness one of the most incredible sporting events of all time.  A clash of superstars from 2 different combat sports met in a boxing ring in Las Vegas for what was arguably the biggest boxing event of all time.  Conor McGregor the 2 division champion in the […]

Your Natural Instincts Will Get You KO’d In A Fight

I had a few of my HJJ Mind Blown Club members send me video clips of the final match from the EBI Combat Jiu-Jitsu tournament where Vagnar Rocha tko’d 10th planet stand out Nathan Orchard with slaps from the mount position.

I’ve shared a post and video about this before but thought it would be helpful […]

Mind Blown Member Matt Jones Footlock Clinic

Over the past few years, leg attacks have become quite popular in jiu-jitsu because many teachers and competitors recognized it as a weakness in most jiu-jitsu practitioners games.

I recently had my great friend Matt Jones of Iso BJJ in Adelaide Australia in town visiting me. Matt and his team are extremely well known in Australia […]

Rickson Gracie: The Epitome of a Martial Artist

On July 6 2017 the Jiu-Jitsu world got to witness a truly spectacular moment in Martial Arts history.

The promotion of Rickson Gracie to Red Belt.  The Red Belt is the highest rank and honor anyone can achieve in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and it can be argued that after Helio Gracie, no one has done […]