• Sponsored athlete Edwin Najmi earns purple belt absolute world title with flying triangle

    In what was the most depressing day of his life, purple belt Edwin Najmi found a way to make it his most memorable and proud. In the purple belt featherweight division at the 2014 World Championship, there were more than a few capable champions. As Edwin earned win after win with submission after submission his […]

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    Sponsored athlete Edwin Najmi earns purple belt absolute world title with flying triangle

Pick up a Jiu-Jitsu Journal at the 2014 World Jiu-Jitsu Expo

As some of you may know, I also work as a journalist for GRACIEMAG. With that means I am around the major tournaments shooting photos and covering the events live through social media. BUT this also means that the Jiu-Jitsu Journals come with. And whenever you see a Graciemag booth with the lovely Ane, you […]

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The newest berimbolo defense by Cobrinha brown belt Isaac Doederlein

Check out one of the latest moves to pop up in the Jiu-Jitsu scene. With many moves like the worm guard and the berimbolo taking over the mats around the world, there are bound to be counters and defenses as well. Brown belt and newest sponsored athlete for the Jiu-Jitsu Journal, Isaac Doederlein of Cobrinha […]

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Four ways to get your drill reps in even with limited time

Drilling has become one of the main keys to improvement for many Jiu-Jitsu practitioner’s today. But with the regular classes, the commute to and from the academy, work, school and just life in general, finding time to drill outside of class can sometimes become a challenge. Here are a few things to keep in mind […]

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The Sponsored Athletes

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Brown belt under Romulo Barral

4x Pan Jiu-Jitsu Champion
2014 World Absolute Champion Purple Belt
2014 Abu Dhabi World Pro Purple Belt
Jiu-Jitsu Battle 3 Champion Purple Belt

 

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Purple belt under Caio Terra

2014 IBJJF SF Open Absolute Champion Blue Belt
2013 No-Gi World Lightweight & Absolute Champion Blue Belt
2013 US Open Lightweight & Absolute Champion Blue Belt
2013 Pan Jiu-Jitsu Lightweight Bronze Blue Belt
Jiu-Jitsu Battle 3 Champion Blue Belt

"I love that I can separate my mat goal and then the techniques for which I'll use for my mat goals--so awesome and brilliant of an idea to monitor and remind myself as an athlete striving to become better each practice and competition. Also, being able to log dates drilled and how many reps on left and right side is very convenient and easy to monitor progress throughout the week."

To see how Benji uses his Jiu-Jitsu Journal, click here.

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Blue belt under Mendes brothers

7x IBJJF Open Champion
2014 European Champion
#1 Blue Belt Light Feather, #4 Blue Belt Overall as of Spring 2014

To see how Mason uses his Jiu-Jitsu Journal, click here.