Stalling In a BJJ Match – Legitimate Strategy Or Cheating?

Have you ever been in a BJJ match? It is a feeling like no other, especially your first one, Once you slap and bump and the referee says go, it’s pure chaos. As time goes by and you become more accustomed to it, it actually gets some structure. Finally, you’ll see order even in the wildest of scrambles. But, even before that happens, you’ll start to notice certain patterns. You’ll see the tendencies of your opponent’s to do things, and some of those tendencies will be really frustrating. One of those things people often do in a BJJ match is stalling. There’s hardly any more frustrating tactic in grappling than choosing to play the system by stalling for time. While that’s one way of looking at it, what happens if the position were reversed? Would you stall your way to a win? I modern Jiu-Jitsu, … Continue reading Stalling In a BJJ Match – Legitimate Strategy Or Cheating?