Closing Your Eyes During A Jiu-Jitsu Roll – Valuable Or Not?

Rolling is the best part of Jiu-Jitsu, it is also the part that truly makes us good at the Gentle Art. As much as we can learn technique, do drills or even position sparring, we all need to live rolling in order to test things out. Rolling teaches us timing, sharpens our reflexes and helps us create and recognize patterns. It is the ritual of battle, or as close as we can get, without truly fighting. However, even live rolling is not just a simple scramble of who gets there first. It has ordered to all the chaos and has levels to it, just like everything in BJJ. Each and every Jiu-jitsu roll can teach us lots of different new things. However, there’s a very cool method to take rolling to a whole new level! You just need to close your eyes. Going through a Jiu-Jitsu roll with … Continue reading Closing Your Eyes During A Jiu-Jitsu Roll – Valuable Or Not?