Archive for April, 2011

Signs of Jiu-Jitsu Entering the Mainstream with Games

So I’m walking through the store the other day just doing my usual, you know keeping the kids from walking off or touching everything.  When out of the corner of my eye I catch the word “Jitsu” on some packaging.  It turns out that they have a Disney card game called Card-Jitsu

Trinity Rocks the Triangle or Girls in BJJ

Trinity submits with Triangle Choke

We have a good number of very active youth at West Side.  Trin is one of those.  She is a real good go getter and great to watch.  She really shows her stuff in this video.  She also shows BJJ in action against a bigger opponent.  When she… Continue reading

Support Group for Training BJJ at Home

couch-potatoIts almost like you need a support group when you are training solely at home.  Its so easy to put it off for other things.  I don’t just mean being a couch potato.  There is a never ending list of things… Continue reading

Training at Home When You Have No Other Choice

My forth child is due end of April 2011.  What does that mean?  The wife needs me more then ever to look after our three other children and I need more money.  So I have no other choice then to take a sabbatical from BJJ for a while.  That means no formal classes.

At first I started to despair.  When would I ever be able to afford to go back?&#160… Continue reading | 4 Comments