Shark Tank Training Method

Shark tank training is one of my favorite forms of rolling. I’m sure you’ve heard of it although it may go by different names at your academy. I want to delve a little bit deeper into the specifics of my own training because it’s something that I get asked about a lot. I just want to start off by saying that this type of training isn’t just for competitors. It’s great for all level of students and an easy way

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Losing Members

This isn’t a topic that I’ve heard spoken about often in the martial arts, especially in Jiu Jitsu. When you first start an academy. It’s often a small, tight knit group of loyal members that decided to believe in you and your vision. And if you’re lucky, your program and your academy will begin to grow as you become more successful. Gaining new members is great and is a sign of a great business. But what about losing students? No

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Thoughts before a competition

Just finished competing at the first major tournament of the year. The IBJJF European Championship. My results didn’t go the way I wanted them too. But as I often tell my readers. We can learn a lot from our tournament experience. We can’t control what happens on the day of the competition. No one can. But we can control our actions and thoughts leading up to our event and what we do after the competition. For this post, I decided

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