Friday Flicks: Training Methods of Rickson Gracie

If you were curious how a legendary fighter like Rickson Gracie trained, this video reveals the answer. It may not be what you expect, but it will give you insight to his mind and methods.

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This week – Rickson Gracie and how he trained. You may have read our recent review of the film Choke or you may be one of the legion of BJJ practitioners who knows the name of Rickson Gracie. A legendary fighter, Rickson considers himself an artist and philosopher. This video shows him practicing Ginastica Natural, yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, cold water therapy, and other elements of his training, while discussing what jiu jitsu means to his life. For an insight into the mind and training method of a legend, watch this video.