Category Archives: Me

The benefits of physical exertion through Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. My mental journey.

I get injured. A lot. I think I may be one of the unluckiest players in existence. It won’t stop me from training. As everyone who trains knows, injuries are just a part of the sport. If you train regularly … Continue reading

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The Return

The return of many things. Firsly; my blog. A cathartic, theraputic and mentally stimulating pastime I have neglected for far too long. Secondly; training. After about 15 months of struggling to train through numerous shoulder dislocations,  a torn meniscus and … Continue reading

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Introductions…

It’s not a secret that I love training BJJ. My facebook/twitter is always full of jiu jitsu related material. It has changed my life, my outlook, my fitness and I have vastly grown my friend base. One thing I find … Continue reading

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Confidence is your fren, Fren.

I’ve been a butt flopper pretty much since I started jiu jitsu. I love all open guards, closed guard, butterfly, spider, de la riva…. I can’t get enough! The problem is my top game sucks. So over the last couple … Continue reading

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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is my current jam…

Music is a powerful tool. It is used in adverts to sell to us. High tempos are pumped to us as we eat a McDonalds in order for us to eat faster, and leave. It affects the way we drive. … Continue reading

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What BJJ means to me…

BJJ turned my life around. I was an overweight lazy bastard who smoked 30 cigarettes a day and was out of breath if I walked the dog. I couldn’t do 5 pushups. I’ve always been an MMA fan since I … Continue reading

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