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BJJ Curated Self Defense

Women’s Self Defense Programs are a MUST for Every Woman

( (Curated Article via WTOL Toledo) – Women in the Toledo area took action Monday night by learning self-defense and self-awareness in a free class. The instructor said the techniques she teaches are simple and anyone can learn them. Besides, they could be life-saving if it came down to you running into trouble. (Want to […]

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BJJ Feel Good Self Defense

TEENAGER USES HER JIU JITSU SKILLS TO FIGHT OFF, FLOOR KNIFEMAN

A teenage girl used her jiu jitsu skills to fight off a knife-wielding man who tried to rob her and a friend. Alex Jeanguillaume, 15, and her friend Edwin Tosney were in Wharfemeadows Park in Leeds, a city in the northern county of Yorkshire, U.K., on Friday evening, when a knifeman approached them and demanded […]

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BJJ Just For Fun

Joel Kinnaman on His Love of Jiu-Jitsu

Actor Joel Kinnaman knows his way around an action scene. From his work in movies and TV shows like Suicide Squad, RoboCop, the Swedish smash Easy Money, Hanna,and the Netflix series Altered Carbon, Kinnaman. has learned to handle himself in a fight. In fact, it was on the sci-fi Netflix series where Kinnaman discovered his new workout obsession: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Now, it has become a […]

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BJJ Curated

Police Use Jiu Jitsu Training to Handle Dangers of the Job

All over the country, law enforcement officers are utilizing Jiu Jitsu training to help them handle the dangers associated with one of the toughest jobs in the world. This is job different in the city of Port Chester, NY. Dozens of Port Chester officers took part in a whole new kind of job training with a […]

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BJJ Curated

Nashville State Lawmaker Wins Campaign While Practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

He won Beth Harwell’s long time seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives, but Representative Bob Freeman is also a winner in martial arts. Rep. Freeman’s victory over Republican Brent Moody is significant because the district 56 seat has remained red for 30 years. The freshman lawmaker joins the democratic caucus as a moderate voice […]

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BJJ Curated

According to Ex-Navy SEAL Commander, Smart People Practice Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

What does Andrew Wilson, the CEO of video game powerhouse Electronic Arts, have in common with singer Demi Lovato or the actor and investor Ashton Kutcher? They all practice Brazilian jiu-jitsu, a style of martial art considered a form of “physical chess.” Former U.S. Navy SEAL Jocko Willink has practiced the martial art throughout his adult life. The former platoon commander and co-author […]