Written By: Laura Mangham CPC, CHT The Ugly F Word You know the F-word. It’s what kept you from sleeping the night before your competition. It made you believe you had to lower your weight class to stand a chance. It told you that you weren’t ready, even though you’d been training for months. It made you doubt yourself upon facing your opponent for the first time. … [Read more...] about The Ugly F Word
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
Jessica Catherine Buckner is currently a Brown Belt and Assistant Instructor who trains under Jarrett Becks out of No Limit Combative's in Flowood, MS. She is a active competitor and recently she has competed for Submission Pro Hunter, Fight 2 Win. In 2017 she took 1st place in the Adult Female Brown Belt division at light weight at the IBJJF Atlanta Open. In … [Read more...] about Jessica Catherine Buckner shows one of her favorite Half Guard Passes
Written By: Natalie Whitson Jiujiteiras of Oregon Series "Michelle Johnson" While Amanda, Louisa, and Michelle call the greater Portland area home, the Oregon Coast also offers great places to roll. Michelle Johnson is a purple belt out of Adamson Bros. Jiu Jitsu (also known as Seaside Jiu-Jitsu Academy), in the little town of Seaside. Always a “scrapper”, … [Read more...] about Jiujiteiras of Oregon Series “Michelle Johnson”
Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag presents Caitlin Huggins, Black Belt and Instructor out of Top Martial Arts and Fitness located in Pineville, North Carolina. In this video Caitlin shows how to escape being stuck in the bottom half guard and then sweep using the Banana Hammock. Be on the look out for more techniques from Caitlin in the near future. Caitlin Huggins shows how to sweep … [Read more...] about Caitlin Huggins shows how to sweep from the Bottom Half Guard Using the Banana Hammock Sweep
In November 2017 Nicole Houle with Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag was able to catch up with and interview Shama Ko to discuss the future of Girls and Gi's in 2018. Girls in Gi's is an organization dedicated to building and strengthening The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu community for females as a whole. Shama Ko is the driving force behind this organization. Girls in … [Read more...] about Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag talks with Shama Ko about 2018.