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BJJ: THE Best Reason to do Jiu Jitsu

BJJ: THE Best Reason to do Jiu Jitsu

Have you ever heard people judge someone for doing BJJ for “the wrong reasons” or heard “that’s not why you should do BJJ?” Here is the absolute BEST reason to do jiu jitsu – the one that trumps them all. This is not specific to jiu jitsu – it’s about ANY healthy endeavor in life […]

21 BJJ Improvements: 21 The Value of Trying

21 BJJ Improvements: 21 The Value of Trying

Part 21 of 21 improvements BJJ has had on my life. I AM FINALLY FINISHED! Blogging challenged DONE! This series was inspired by Tangled Triangle: 21 Days of Improvement. You can read my Part 20 here! 21/21 Improvements from BJJ:  The Value of Trying For me, it’s the stick-to-it-ness that I value. It’s the weekly consistency. It’s the […]

21 BJJ Improvements: 14 Opportunities

21 BJJ Improvements: 14 Opportunities

Part 14 of 21 improvements BJJ has had on my life. This series was inspired by Tangled Triangle: 21 Days of Improvement. You can read my Part 13 here! 14/21 Improvements from BJJ:  Opportunities I just got back from a trip to Tokyo, where I watched CupcakeArmbar win in only 16 seconds! Amazing! I met some new people, […]

21 BJJ Improvements: 8 Meeting amazing women

21 BJJ Improvements: 8 Meeting amazing women

Part 8 of 21 improvements BJJ has had on my life. This was inspired by Tangled Triangle: 21 Days of Improvement. You can read my Part 7 here! 8/21 Improvements from BJJ: Meeting amazing women! “These athletes serve as role models. Women need role models. They need to see other women in leadership roles that excelled in sport. […]

BJJ: Things I’m Excited about, September 2013 Edition

BJJ: Things I’m Excited about, September 2013 Edition

Happy Chuseok from Korea! Chuseok is a Korean holiday that gives people 5 days off in a row. It’s often described as a “Korean Thanksgiving.” At my school we dressed up in hanboks, traditional Korean costumes, and made some Korean toys. On to the BJJ stuff! 1. I’m going to the Asia Open! I bought […]