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Grappling Academy is your source for the best Grappling Moves and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Techniques
As Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Wrestling practitioners ourselves we realized the need for a reliable source of grappling technique videos and commentary. Above you can select from the different attack and escape positions.
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Abu Dhabi West Coast Trials
January 27th, 2010
The Abu Dhabi West Coast Trials took place in Santa Cruz, CA on January24th. Acting as a qualifier for the richest and most prestigious Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu event on the planet, the Abu Dhabi Pro, the West Coast Qualifier featured the best of the best congregating upon Northern California in the United States.
The winners from the American event will... [Read more of this review]
Kettlebells and CrossFit
December 26th, 2009
Recently I’ve been hearing more about kettlebells and how effective they are in training grapplers. In a recent conversation with the owner of ATP Kettlebells, Juan Bacca, I learned how kettlebells are used to train a person with “real” motion. This is compared to “pin-popping” on traditional workout equipment which only... [Read more of this review]
Logan Stanton and Natasha Wicks UFC Girls Get Cut
December 18th, 2009
Normally you would be hearing about a fighter being cut, but to my surprise both Logan and Natasha have been cut from the UFC as ring girls. Honestly, I didn’t pay attention to what they had to see in the past, but after hearing them speak I can tell that’s not why they get paid. Either way, it’s sad to see them go. Also, I was reading... [Read more of this review]
Slick Judo Armbar
December 16th, 2009
I’ve recently been taking more of an interest in Judo and found this video. Last night I was talking with my BJJ instructor on Judo and its use in Jiu Jitsu. From my experience, Judo is probably the weakest part of most competitor’s game. I ran across this perfectly executed stand-up armbar and think this would certainly throw off most if... [Read more of this review]
18 UFC Competitors Suspended After UFC 107
December 15th, 2009
Diego Sanchez: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 60 days and must undergo a CT scan and be cleared by a doctor
Frank Mir: Suspended three days with no contact for three days for precautionary reasons
Cheick Kongo: Suspended three days with no contact for three days for precautionary reasons
Jon Fitch: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 60 days... [Read more of this review]
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