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3 After Jiu Jitsu Sparring Pet Peeves

3 After Jiu Jitsu Sparring Pet Peeves

Jiu Jitsu has a lot of great attributes surrounded by a great community. But like any community there are some pet peeves. Let’s go over 3 after sparring pet peeves in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Asking…

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7 Things NOT To Do During Jiu Jitsu Class

7 Things NOT To Do During Jiu Jitsu Class

Jiu Jitsu is a fun place. We go there to be immersed in the positive culture. Here are some ways to keep it that way so you won’t be an outcast. Slamming a person from…

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5 Ways To Show Respect Toward Your Jiu Jitsu Training Partners

5 Ways To Show Respect Toward Your Jiu Jitsu Training Partners

Let’s take a look at 5 ways to respect and get along with your training partners. Shake hands and bump fists. Prior to rolling you shake your partners hand and bump fists as a sign…

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Should Jiu Jitsu Gyms Require You To Wear Their Uniforms?

Should Jiu Jitsu Gyms Require You To Wear Their Uniforms?

In the old days many academies enforced white Gis only. Today many schools require white Gis only with the Mendes brothers leading the charge. White Gis will generally not stain the mats with dye and…

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BJJ Etiquette: Talking Over The Teacher In Jiu Jitsu Class

BJJ Etiquette: Talking Over The Teacher In Jiu Jitsu Class

We all know this guy. The person who will talk over the teacher when the teacher is teaching. It happens in many educational settings. The problem is when it interrupts the classes attention or is…

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Should You Ask An Upper Belt To Roll In BJJ Class?

Should You Ask An Upper Belt To Roll In BJJ Class?

This is at times a controversial topic depending on the lineage and school rules. Rolling with upper belts and the etiquette within rolling. Some schools have a policy where the upper belt gets to choose…

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