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 […]

Henry Akins Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminar with Robb Wolf

This will be a special 2 day Hidden Jiu-Jitsu Seminar Event with special guest NY Times Best Selling author of “The Paleo Solution”  Robb Wolf

There will be 4 two hour Jiu-Jitsu sessions covering different topics or positions.

Schedule will be as follows:

Saturday April 30 seminar will be from 11:00 – 1:00pm [closing the distance and clinching] […]

Rickson Gracie Movement Based Training

Movement based training seems to be all the rage now and its really nice to have such amazing athletes and martial artists like Conor McGregor and his coach Ido Portal bringing attention to it, but as you can see this type of light training to develop fluidity flexibility and strength in the body has been […]

Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminar Schedule

Saturday March 12 and Sunday March 13
Louisville Kentucky
Gracie Jiu-Jitsu of Kentucky
http://www.graciekentucky.com/

Tuesday March 15
Columbus Ohio
Relson Gracie Columbus
https://www.facebook.com/events/1679045315682704/
http://www.gracieohio.com/

Wednesday March 16
South Euclid Ohio
Gracie Humaitá Cleveland
http://m.clevelandbjj.com

Thursday March 17
Austintown Ohio
Next Level Martial Arts
www.YoungstownMartialArts.com

Friday March 18
Millersville Maryland
Garfield Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts
http://www.garfieldbjj.com/
http://www.garfieldbjj.com/blog/henry-akins-seminar-18-mar-16
https://www.facebook.com/events/1014516291948197/

Saturday March 19
Camden Delaware
First State Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
http://www.firststatebjj.com/
https://www.facebook.com/events/1654121521503082/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-hidden-jiu-jitsu-seminar-tickets-20982787081

Sunday March 20
Southampton Pennsylvania
Sion Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
https://www.facebook.com/events/1653582568229352/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-philly-tickets-20965346917

Monday March 21
Norwich Connecticut
Macarra BJJ Norwich
http://www.bjjnorwich.com/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-seminar-norwich-ct-tickets-21035029339

Tuesday March 22 […]

Hidden Jiu Jitsu Breakdown: Kron Gracie Vs. JT Torres & New Mount Drills

I promised I was going to be adding more Hidden Jiu Jitsu content to all the courses so here it is the first FREE updates!

I’ve added 3 NEW videos to the mount maintenance and escape course and another FREE video to the closed guard course.

If you haven’t already joined get in there!

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Ahh the good old days of Gracie Jiu Jitsu!…

On any given day you could be called upon to represent Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in a bare knuckle challenge match.

How you train is how you’re going to react in a fight.

Butt scooting, inverting and so many other things you see in modern jiu-jitsu exist because people have forgotten the true purpose of jiu-jitsu. The basics is […]

Rickson Gracie Documentary Choke

 

Rickson Gracie in Choke a Documentary about his training for Vale Tudo 95

If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s a documentary on Rickson following him and some of the other fighters as they prepared for the Vale Tudo 95.

This was a no-holds-barred tournament with no weight divisions and a fighter would have to win 3 […]