BJJ

Find Purpose in Training and Life (Athlete Journal 50)

Since the beginning of this year, I’ve been making a conscious effort to be less of a negative Nancy about things. I think I'm finally getting the hang of it.

The Value of Competition (Athlete Journal 36)

Competition forces you to take a look at your game and actually think about what caused your bad position or loss.

My Fantasy Gi - How I'd Design a Perfect BJJ Kimono

I thought it would be fun to create a mock-up based on my favorite features of the gis in my collection.

School and BJJ: A Not-So-Vicious Circle (Athlete Journal 49)

When I feel good about school, my training is good, and when my training is good I feel like the happiest person on Earth.

Great Expectations (Athlete Journal 35)

Coming off my win last week in Boston, I briefly thought that I may get a little complacent in my training, but that was far from the case.

POSS MMA Compression Tights and Rashguard (Product Review)

The high-quality products from POSS MMA are classic and affordable options for grapplers and other fighters.

4 Fun Things About Fitness and 2 Very Not-Fun Things

Some days exercise is fun. And that's great. Some days exercise is not fun. And that's great, too. Here's why both sides are valuable.

Back to School (Athlete Journal 48)

This week was the start of the new school year and a new major for me, so I've adjusted my training accordingly.

5 Lessons to Guarantee BJJ Tournament Success

James Kearns has been sharing his training log with us for the last eight months, and if you're interested in competing in BJJ you don't want to miss out.

Victory at the Boston Summer Open (Athlete Journal 34)

What started as a disappointing day turned out to be one of the most exciting tournaments I've ever experienced.

Are You Training? Or Are You Just Showing Up?

One student attends class because that is what he thinks needs to be done. The other student arrives ready to train. What sets them apart?

Guilty! 5 BJJ Photo Crimes You Will Recognize

People who train BJJ like to preserve the moment as much as anyone. But we also put our own spin on things.

Forums - Discuss, Learn, Advise

Workouts