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BJJ Book: The Combat Codes

BJJ Book: The Combat Codes

A review of The Combat Codes by Alexander Darwin,  published by Insight Forge Press in 2015, ISBN 978-1517765064. You can see this review at Amazon, and GoodReads. Rated 4 stars out of 5. Murray Pearson is sick of buying broken kids from the slave Circles. He’s sick of training them to become skilled combatants, only […]

BJJ: Reflections on 5 years in Jiu-Jitsu

BJJ: Reflections on 5 years in Jiu-Jitsu

This summer I hit my 5-year BJJ anniversary. Hitting five years into something is a lot different than a 1-year anniversary, in that there is more to reflect on. Things I am proud of: 1. My coach believes in me. He had enough faith in me that he let me start teaching beginners! How cool […]