Three Tips to Improve Your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Here are 3 tips on how to improve your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. 1) Crosstrain with Other Grappling Systems Nowadays there are so many various forms of grappling styles (judo, sambo, wrestling) that are accessible to the student. Most grappling systems have an arm bar,chokes, leg bars etc. However how they train it and enter into that submission can be different. …

Fedor’s Final Fight: The Last Emperor retires after trouncing Pedro Rizzo (Video)

Fedor Emelianenko retired last night, a move that surprised no one yet still undoubtedly disappointed many. “I think it’s time,” he announced in his post-fight interview in front of a homeland crowd. “I still have the Sambo World Championships. My family is the reason I will not be fighting again.” Was Fedor the greatest MMA fighter of all time, as …

Free Combat Ju-Jutsu workshop this Saturday

Former Russian Special Forces instructor Alek Kimay will be teaching a free Combat Ju-Jutsu self-defence/street-fighting class this weekend at the Kombat Arts Training Academy. Alek holds 3rd Dan Black Belts in Combat Ju-Jutsu and Moo Sool Hapkido, as well as expertise in Russian Sambo. When: Saturday, April 21 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Cost: Free for Kombat Arts members This …