Yoga + BJJ :: The Perfect Team

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You’ve probably heard about the fundamental benefits of yoga such as; improving flexibility and mobility, developing strength and balance as well as encouraging relaxation. These are all great in itself but yoga has so much more to offer, especially to a BJJ practitioner. Whatever your belt or rank, incorporating a yoga routine into your training […]

How Brazilian Jiu Jitsu can give your child an edge in school!

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A growing number of parents are deciding to sign their kids up for martial arts classes nowadays. That is because of the many benefits that come with training regularly. It is a fun activity that your child will look forward to whenever it’s time to go to the gym. The values he/she will learn during training will […]

A Guide to Choosing the Best BJJ Program for You

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If you are new to Grappling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, also known as BJJ, how do you choose the right school to join? These things are important to check into before joining a new academy. Choosing the right BJJ Academy is important to your ability to learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu effectively. Joining the wrong school […]

De La Riva Jiu Jitsu : Building an Empire

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  Most young boys grow up watching old school martial arts movies and dreaming of epic adventures where warring clans fight for the honor of their Masters. Martial arts movies like the Shaw brother films inspired just as many epic street brawls between kids on the basketball courts in New York City as they did […]

Why Your Child Should Train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

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  Every child should be put into some type of developmental activity when they are young, whether it is dance, gymnastics, or martial arts etc. I feel as though Jiu Jitsu would quite possibly be the best sport you could start a child in though. It promotes confidence, discipline, respect, and many other developmental qualities. […]