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NVBJJ Calendar - AUG2015 Hello everyone!  With much excitement, it is time for us to switch chapters and focus.  This month's positional focus is the SideMount.  Everything from achieving and maintaining the position, escaping it, finishing from the SideMount, and reversing the position.  If you want...

Earlier this year we started using the Positional Chapter system as recommended by the Gracie Academy for the master cycle advanced classes.  I believe this is one of the most effective ways to increase learning and focus; to put the vast majority of your efforts...

The other day, during my 4:45 Kids class I asked my kids a simple question: "What is the Real Jiu Jitsu" The kids class that I teach, BullyProof, Jr. Grapplers consists of all the techniques the kids would want to know while defending themselves from the...

NVBJJ Calendar - JULY2015 Hello everyone!  Master Cycle Classes:  For the month of July we will be working on Standing Techniques and Leg Submissions. Of course we will do our best to look at all aspects of standing gi/ no gi situations as well as stance,...

    Our Jr. Grapplers Classes averages 16-20 kids per class!  Don't worry we usually have an assistant instructor or 3.  The kids focus on self defence techniques both verbal and physical, character development, and of course having fun while improving focus and discipline.  If you know...

This is a question that came up last week after class.  We were discussing the compliment--"that person is so technical", or "you are very technical".  It's a very nice compliment and many Jiu Jitsu practitioners aim to be more technical as they see a connection...