Ball Rolling

I’ve spent the last couple weeks sparring with only one hand because my left hand is injured. It’s presented a lot of frustration, but it also made me think a lot. It’s also been a while since I made up a game for the adults. Chocolate, meet peanut butter. So, for tonight’s fundamentals class, I […]

Class Video Update

Note on class videos: From the end of summer up until now has been really busy for me.  I’m still doing the videos and I have a stack of them sitting on youtube waiting to be published.  I’ll be doing the writeups in a little more abbreviated fashion than usual in order to clear my […]

Class 2014-07-02: Attack Triggers

It appears common of late to include “trigger warnings” when you are about to talk about anything that might cause the reader mental or emotional discomfort.  This here is jiu-jitsu, kids, and we embrace discomfort around here.  Triggers are something we look for and embrace.  Jiu-jitsu triggers don’t come with any warning, and you have […]