Advanced BJJ – Becoming Comfortable With Discomfort 

People always say there are levels to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. For many, this statement doe nothing more than simply describe the different belt ranks in Jiu-Jitsu. However, this is a very limited way of seeing things. Instead, there are several hallmarks that mark the transition between a beginner’s struggle and an advanced BJJ game. And it has nothing to do with whether, or more importantly not, you get a new belt. It has to do with your performance, particularly when things are not going your way. Make no mistake, instructors are really looking at this, as it marks the moment a student is ready to really embrace grappling on a whole new level. Whichever way you look at it, BJ is a very difficult sport. The physical, mental and tactical demands are huge, not to mention all the moves, techniques, concepts and principles there are. Of … Continue reading Advanced BJJ – Becoming Comfortable With Discomfort