Catching Up with Gianni Grippo Ahead of EUG Promotions
Mar 22, 20213-time IBJJF Pan champ Gianni Grippo is one of the best-known featherweights in the game. The berimbolo aficionado just turned 29 on March 20, and he will join in the stacked EUG 8-man black belt tournament on April 3 for a stacked 8-man winner-takes-all $10k tournament. Checking in on Grippo we found him busy as ever and he shows no signs of slowing down.
Mikey Musumeci Will Step Out Of His Comfort Zone Again At WNO
Mar 8, 2021The last two times Mikey Musumeci competed in no-gi competition, he won a gold medal at the IBJJF No-Gi Worlds. A three-time world champion in the gi, Mikey's road to gold was no easy task in no-gi, defeating long time rival and current top ranked bantamweight Joao Miyao in the finals -
Q&A: How The Effects Of Shutdown Brought Tom DeBlass Out of Retirement
Nov 2, 2020Tom DeBlass last competed in grappling in August of 2019 with a submission win in Atlantic City. The ADCC vet is known as one of the most influential figures in the grappling community and he makes his return to action in a title match at Fight to Win 157 on Nov 14.
The Return Of Keenan Cornelius
Jul 23, 2020Keenan Cornelius will make his long awaited F2W debut on Friday night at F2W 148 in Austin, Texas. A lot has changed over the last 18 months for Keenan, including founding his own team Legion AJJ in San Diego. He has assembled a competition team, living out of the Fighters Choice Fighter House, and the squad will hit the road to put their style of "American Jiu-Jitsu" on display this week.
Seth Daniels Details How Fight To Win Will Operate In The COVID 19 Era
May 9, 2020Fight To Win is set to throw their first event since the shutdown occurred earlier this spring on May 15 & 16. CEO Seth Daniels lays out the protocols and safety measures being enacted to bring back professional jiu-jitsu in the era of COVID 19.
The Danaher Death Squad BodyBuilding & Nutrition Strategies
Apr 2, 2020Academies and competitors around the world are eager to adopt the winning formula behind the Danaher Death Squad. Today, John, Gordon and Nick give us a piece of that formula by sharing their bodybuilding and nutrition strategy.
How To Conquer Self Doubt & Mentally Break Your Opponents
Mar 31, 2020Last night, Rafael Lovato Jr. and Xande Ribeiro took turns interviewing each other on Instagram live. Interest spiked when both men explained the most important thing that Saulo Ribeiro has ever taught them.
How Leandro Lo And A New Mindset Produced A Better Ribamar
Mar 27, 2020The start of the 2020 gi season had been going swimmingly for Manuel Ribamar.
Nathiely On The Current State Of Women's Jiu-Jitsu
Mar 27, 2020With every major title you acquire in this sport comes more and more responsibility to the community that has contributed to your success. It's not anything written in stone, but when jiu-jitsu shapes who you are and has given you opportunities beyond your imagination it's natural to want to give back.
How Matheus Gabriel Entered Black Belt As A Rookie And Became A Champion
Mar 25, 2020"I dont care about the opponent, I go there to kill or die"
Secret Sauce: Vagner Rocha's Style & Philosophy
Mar 22, 2020"I know how efficient [my style] is for self-defense, fighting, and jiu-jitsu. If it works for me on all three ends, then I'm doing my job."
What's It Like To Grapple Roger, Galvao, Jacare & Marcelo? Xande Explains
Mar 19, 2020Alexandre "Xande" Ribeiro has had one of the most legendary careers in the history of jiu-jitsu, and with nearly two decades of competing at the highest level he still hasn't shut the door on his career just yet.
Stuart Cooper Eager To Fight On GrappleFest; Eyeing Run At ADCC
Feb 28, 2020Stuart Cooper is one of the most prolific and respected filmmakers inside of jiu-jitsu, and many of you reading this today have probably combed through his stellar youtube channel more than a few times.
Q&A: How Marcio Andre Plans To Conquer 2020 With An Unshakeable Mentality
Feb 20, 2020Marcio Andre is back and has BIG plans for 2020.
How Cyborg Plans To Tackle Nicky Rod Rematch At KASAI Pro 7
Jan 20, 2020KASAI fans will be looking forward to seeing a rematch between Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu and the brash wrestler Nick Rodriguez, and Cyborg believes it'll happen for sure.