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Submit Your Jiu Jitsu Plateau


You’re at a plateau in your jiu jitsu - another long period of time where no progression is seen.  You’re in that area of limbo where you’re just floating and everyone above you is getting better, everyone below you is inching closer and you’re

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Submit Your Jiu Jitsu Plateau


You’re at a plateau in your jiu jitsu - another long period of time where no progression is seen.  You’re in that area of limbo where you’re just floating and everyone above you is getting better, everyone below you is inching closer and you’re

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The Lawn


I had last told my wife she was pretty when she was still debating my favorite meal.  Staring up at the ceiling with potatoes on my chest, it was plainly obvious that had I mentioned it more often through the

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The Lawn


I had last told my wife she was pretty when she was still debating my favorite meal.  Staring up at the ceiling with potatoes on my chest, it was plainly obvious that had I mentioned it more often through the

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The 4 Manliest World Records


The Guiness Book of World Records has long been the foremost authority on world records.  I remember I had a copy of the book in the late 1980′s and it was near 800 pages long and filled with the kinds of

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The 4 Manliest World Records


The Guiness Book of World Records has long been the foremost authority on world records.  I remember I had a copy of the book in the late 1980′s and it was near 800 pages long and filled with the kinds of

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4 Serial Killers That You Should Look At In A New Light


Serial killers are bad because they kill people, and killing people serially is generally frowned upon. However, there are some famous killers that have reached almost mythical levels from their deeds. What’s even more insane, is that when given a

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4 Serial Killers That You Should Look At In A New Light


Serial killers are bad because they kill people, and killing people serially is generally frowned upon. However, there are some famous killers that have reached almost mythical levels from their deeds. What’s even more insane, is that when given a

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Tap Semi-Early and Extremely Often


You’ve heard it thousands upon millions of times, “tap early, tap often”, but how much of that goes into one ear and right out the other?  How many times do you start rolling and get exhausted because you were trying

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Tap Semi-Early and Extremely Often


You’ve heard it thousands upon millions of times, “tap early, tap often”, but how much of that goes into one ear and right out the other?  How many times do you start rolling and get exhausted because you were trying

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“The Art of War” …In Terms of Jiu Jitsu


For those that don’t know, The Art of War is a book by Sun Tzu that has endured many translations and is used as a reference in many countries for senior managers of companies.  The reason for this is that

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“The Art of War” …In Terms of Jiu Jitsu


For those that don’t know, The Art of War is a book by Sun Tzu that has endured many translations and is used as a reference in many countries for senior managers of companies.  The reason for this is that

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4 Incredible Facts You Want To Know (and how to make Pac-man sounds)


They say that you learn something new every day. That’s probably true unless you’re hungover for 30 straight hours.  But even then you’ll probably learn something new…like how you and tequila don’t mix, or how you can still wet your bed

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4 Incredible Facts You Want To Know (and how to make Pac-man sounds)


They say that you learn something new every day. That’s probably true unless you’re hungover for 30 straight hours.  But even then you’ll probably learn something new…like how you and tequila don’t mix, or how you can still wet your bed

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Advice From The Best Samurai Ever


When asking yourself, “Who is the greatest Samurai ever?” there is only one answer – Miyamoto Musashi, he is widely regarded as the best Samurai that has ever lived.   Not including any wars, he is believed to be undefeated in challenges

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Advice From The Best Samurai Ever


When asking yourself, “Who is the greatest Samurai ever?” there is only one answer – Miyamoto Musashi, he is widely regarded as the best Samurai that has ever lived.   Not including any wars, he is believed to be undefeated in challenges

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Some Random Jiu Jitsu Tips For Your Game


Jiu Jitsu borders steak and tits on my list of things that I think are awesome.  I’ve come to the reality that black belts won’t give away secrets that they’ve spent years discovering from thousands of hours of rolling.  They

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Some Random Jiu Jitsu Tips For Your Game


Jiu Jitsu borders steak and tits on my list of things that I think are awesome.  I’ve come to the reality that black belts won’t give away secrets that they’ve spent years discovering from thousands of hours of rolling.  They

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5 Completely Insane and Ridiculous Self Defense Videos


Stupid and ridiculous self-defense techniques have been around…well, since ever.  As long as there have been people who wanted credit for something they didn’t want to work at, we’ve had video demonstrations from “black belts” that are about as dangerous as a weathered box

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5 Completely Insane and Ridiculous Self Defense Videos


Stupid and ridiculous self-defense techniques have been around…well, since ever.  As long as there have been people who wanted credit for something they didn’t want to work at, we’ve had video demonstrations from “black belts” that are about as dangerous as a weathered box

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Weak Point Training In Jiu Jitsu – It Isn’t That Bad


Last Friday was the 13th.  It was also one of the best days of rolling I’ve had in a while…go figure. With school and work (and injuries) lately, my jitz time has really taken a back seat to that bastard

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Weak Point Training In Jiu Jitsu – It Isn’t That Bad


Last Friday was the 13th.  It was also one of the best days of rolling I’ve had in a while…go figure. With school and work (and injuries) lately, my jitz time has really taken a back seat to that bastard

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Top Hand Tricks That Everyone Learned As a Kid


The last time I heard of a trick with fingers, I was a very poor sport about what the other person was showing me.  I was naive and I was a sucker, because I thought they were going to show

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Top Hand Tricks That Everyone Learned As a Kid


The last time I heard of a trick with fingers, I was a very poor sport about what the other person was showing me.  I was naive and I was a sucker, because I thought they were going to show

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The Difference Between Blue Belt And Purple In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu


There is a difference between blue and purple belts…a big one.  Being a fresh purple belt, I can’t tell you what it’s like to be a purple just yet, but I know what made me one…flow and confidence. As a

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The Difference Between Blue Belt And Purple In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu


There is a difference between blue and purple belts…a big one.  Being a fresh purple belt, I can’t tell you what it’s like to be a purple just yet, but I know what made me one…flow and confidence. As a

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Master Sylvio Behring Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar (Hidden Valley MMA)


Well, this past April 26-29, 2012 was the seminar with Master Sylvio Behring and our belt grading with Hidden Valley MMA.  I have to be honest and say that I’ve only missed one seminar with Master Sylvio since picking up BJJ, and

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Master Sylvio Behring Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar (Hidden Valley MMA)


Well, this past April 26-29, 2012 was the seminar with Master Sylvio Behring and our belt grading with Hidden Valley MMA.  I have to be honest and say that I’ve only missed one seminar with Master Sylvio since picking up BJJ, and

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Top 5 Items/Skills Necessary For Surviving The Zombie Apocalypse


As each day goes by, the chance of a zombie apocalypse seems more imminent.  Therefore, you need guidance, and movies don’t help because those aren’t real zombies.  A real zombie will fuck you up – real quiet-like.   I have made a

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Top 5 Items/Skills Necessary For Surviving The Zombie Apocalypse


As each day goes by, the chance of a zombie apocalypse seems more imminent.  Therefore, you need guidance, and movies don’t help because those aren’t real zombies.  A real zombie will fuck you up – real quiet-like.   I have made a

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Five Of The Greatest Movies Found In The $5 Bin


There is no need for television programs with the amount of movies out there.  But with blue-ray and new dvd prices, it’s borderline ridiculous to buy movies now that you can rent them for a buck through any box outside

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Five Of The Greatest Movies Found In The $5 Bin


There is no need for television programs with the amount of movies out there.  But with blue-ray and new dvd prices, it’s borderline ridiculous to buy movies now that you can rent them for a buck through any box outside

The Sylvio Behring Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Purple Belt Nerves (What You Fail To Be)


Well, if you’re an avid reader of this blog, you should know that John Valentine and I are testing in front of Master Sylvio Behring for our purple belts on April 29th.  Sylvio once told me in a seminar that

The Sylvio Behring Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Purple Belt Nerves (What You Fail To Be)


Well, if you’re an avid reader of this blog, you should know that John Valentine and I are testing in front of Master Sylvio Behring for our purple belts on April 29th.  Sylvio once told me in a seminar that

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The Finer Points And Tips For The Triangle Choke (Sankaku Jime)


The triangle is one of those chokes in Judo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu that everyone loves…unless you’re caught in it and you try desperately to “answer the phone” before taking an ill-planned nap.  There are many reasons to love the

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The Finer Points And Tips For The Triangle Choke (Sankaku Jime)


The triangle is one of those chokes in Judo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu that everyone loves…unless you’re caught in it and you try desperately to “answer the phone” before taking an ill-planned nap.  There are many reasons to love the

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Top 5 Tales of Survival Too Insane For You To Pull Off


There’s “surviving”, then there’s “SUURVIVINNNG”.  I’ve survived many things in my life, but it tops out at the time I was 14 and had a cavity for a week.  That shit sucked.  However, I will gladly take a slap in

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Top 5 Tales of Survival Too Insane For You To Pull Off


There’s “surviving”, then there’s “SUURVIVINNNG”.  I’ve survived many things in my life, but it tops out at the time I was 14 and had a cavity for a week.  That shit sucked.  However, I will gladly take a slap in

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Uchi Mata Tips (Mistakes I Make)


Yesterday I took 2nd in the Utah State Judo Championships.  I didn’t take first for one reason; I didn’t commit to my uchi-mata. Let me explain.  I took up Judo/Jiu-Jitsu nearly 3 years ago and finally have a wall nearing

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Uchi Mata Tips (Mistakes I Make)


Yesterday I took 2nd in the Utah State Judo Championships.  I didn’t take first for one reason; I didn’t commit to my uchi-mata. Let me explain.  I took up Judo/Jiu-Jitsu nearly 3 years ago and finally have a wall nearing