No Gi for BJJ Beginners

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Martial arts can be hard to get your head around if you’ve never trained before. What makes one discipline different from another? In Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) how do you make sense of fast-moving grappling? Making things more complicated for soon-to-be BJJ practitioners, Jiu-Jitsu features two distinct types of training: Gi and No-Gi. What does that […]

BJJ: Why you should train No Gi too

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Like all martial arts, there are certain arguments within Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) that will never get resolved. Sports vs. self-defense Jiu-Jitsu is a big one, but perhaps the most common is Gi training vs. No Gi training. Which is best for self-defense development? Which is best for competition? Wherever you train Jiu-Jitsu, you’re sure to […]