Professor Mikal has decided to start a new series here we take questions from students or anyone in search of an answer to a Jiu Jitsu related question and give you the answer from his black belt perspective. We are going to call this the “Ask a Black Belt Video Series” and we hope you will get some answers to your Jiu Jitsu related questions!
In this first Ask a Black Belt Video, Professor Mikal is asked with a question about to dealing with an injury in the sport of Jiu Jitsu. He draws on his experience dealing with a career threatening injury to his shoulder and what he did to push through and continue training.
See the full video below!
Andy Gonzalez is a coach at Aces Jiu Jitsu Club. He has earned his purple belt under Professor Mikal Abdullah. Follow Andy on Twitter at @GoGoGonzilla
Andy lives in Austin, Texas with his wife Amanda and their 3 beautiful children. Andy is also the father of a Marine who is honorably serving in the United States Marine Corps.