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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu: The Best Sport For Families 

The bond between a father and daughter is irreplaceable. This has become even more evident to me with starting Jiu-Jitsu. My dad has been with me every step,choke, and arm bar along the way. I started off BJJ alone, but it didn't take long for my dad to join me. After watching a couple classes… Continue reading Brazilian Jiu Jitsu: The Best Sport For Families 

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The Ties That Bind In BJJ: Respect 

When people ask me about Jiu-Jitsu tournaments my first response is often about the respect level. It's hard to get someone who has never experienced Jiu-Jitsu or that has never been to a tournament to understand what that is like. Most people are much more familiar with MMA than they are BJJ, but they know… Continue reading The Ties That Bind In BJJ: Respect 

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It’s Important to Balance Jiu-Jitsu and Life’s Responsibilities

"We are often at war with ourselves. You have to find that balance between your heart and your mind." (author unknown) Finding balance in every aspect of your life is something a lot of people struggle with, including myself. As my favorite sport, and ultimately what I want to spend the rest of my life… Continue reading It’s Important to Balance Jiu-Jitsu and Life’s Responsibilities