Reserve Your Spot Sub & Surf 2017

Every year I do a BJJ Adventure Camp with the guys over at Sub and Surf.  Its a small group of us about 20 of us having the time of our lives.

See, everything about the Camp is just AMAZING! Sub & Surf takes care of it all.

– Great People
– Great Food
– Great Night Life
– […]

Jiu Jitsu Journey Interview with Henry Akins by Shawn Mozen

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 from a Faceobook ad and I was lucky enough to have him come […]

Upcoming Henry Akins Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminars

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
//alphajiujitsu.com/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 […]

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

“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 […]

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

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 […]

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 […]