Blog

The Benefits of Training Jiu Jitsu with a Friend

One of the greatest advantages of taking up Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is the fact that this allows you to meet new people and make new friends. However, even though this is definitely something to look forward to, not everyone is keen on starting a new journey on their own,...

Interestingly, Jiu Jitsu Can Improve Your Relationships

It may feel a bit far-fetched to claim that Jiu Jitsu can improve your relationships, but the fact of the matter is that BJJ primarily helps you become a better version of you - continuously. Precisely because of that, as well as the fact that you spend a lot of time...

5 Qualities of a Good BJJ Instructor

Passion for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a desire to try something new are always key factors that will help you make a change in your life and maybe take up the BJJ lessons. However, it is the teacher that will usually affect your overall opinion and attitude towards the...

Reasons Why It’s Perfectly OK to Get Addicted to Jiu Jitsu

Getting addicted to something always comes with certain connotations, which is hardly a surprise since addictions are usually bad. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t create a positive and healthy addiction, does it? In the end, if you get addicted to Jiu Jitsu,...

Possible Reasons Why Your BJJ Injuries Aren’t Healing

It’s true that many people have to put some effort into creating the perfect balance when it comes to their personal/professional life and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. However, even if the balance exists, it doesn’t mean that the risks of injuries are all gone. And,...

5 Things All BJJ White Belts Should Know

There are plenty of new things that you can expect on your Jiu Jitsu journey. When you’re one of BJJ white belts, you’ll get to widen your horizons, but that doesn’t mean that the journey ever ends – even when you become a black belt. But, in order to make the most...

What You Need to Know about the BJJ Law of 33%

Essentially, the law of 33% is a law that focuses on self-development. It basically explains the best time division so that people can successfully achieve anything they put their minds to. Of course, this universal law can easily become the BJJ law of 33% as well,...

The Importance of Training Leg Locks in BJJ

The world of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is an ever-changing one, and it’s completely normal that some techniques and trends are going to differ from academy to academy. However, it’s pretty unfortunate that the neglect for leg locks has become quite apparent. Of course, this...

4 Common Jiu Jitsu Misconceptions

Many practitioners from all over the world enjoy Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and its teachings. Precisely because of this, it’s important to talk about some common Jiu Jitsu misconceptions, as a lot of people deter themselves from trying out BJJ due to these misconceptions....

3 Tips on How to Effectively Break the Jiu Jitsu Plateau

Reaching the point when you simply don’t know what to do next with your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practice is something that happens to everyone. The important thing is to stay aware that such phenomenon is completely normal; and that you just have to break the Jiu Jitsu...

Give us a call and schedule your trial class at (617) 645-5226 or (978) 875-3043