Rickson Gracie: Rule Number One For BJJ Students

Newsletter from Rickson Gracie’s Jiu-Jitsu Global Federation offers wisdom for students training Jiu Jitsu. “When you spar during training, you should minimize your natural talent. By limiting yourself, you may find yourself in the much worse situation, but you are forced to think your way out, using techniques you would not have otherwise used. When you start doing this, you begin to understand what is really wrong in a certain situation and you begin to understand what actually needs to be done in a technical way in order to improve the situation. You then begin to develop a real, deep progress, understanding the mechanics of any situation.” Use code “FIRST15” for 15 OFF  “It is important to remember that in a serious fight or in a competition, the mechanics of the fight will be exactly the same as when you are training in a gentle manner. The … Continue reading Rickson Gracie: Rule Number One For BJJ Students