I receive a lot of comments regarding frustration from students. Usually it is always about the same thing, the feeling that they are not improving, or even, going backwards. It is the same across the BJJ spectrum, and something I came across regularly in my own progression till I started to muse what it actually meant.Continue reading “Frustration and Plateaus – A Theory (Short)”
Category Archives: Grappling
Win On Top. Stay On Top.
Position / Submission The above term is one of the most quoted in all of Jiu-Jitsu. It is a term almost synonymous with BJJ, and something I came across very early into my fighting career. Unfortunately, it took me years to actually understand what it truly meant. Along with “Relax”, these are terms carted outContinue reading “Win On Top. Stay On Top.”
Free Stafford Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classes – From NOW till JUNE!
Back in January we ran an offer for free Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classes for all new members to our club. It. Was. Awesome. So awesome in fact, we want to do it again. Anyone who signs up via this page, is entitled to train BJJ at our Stafford Active Arts and Stone Fighting Fit gyms allContinue reading “Free Stafford Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classes – From NOW till JUNE!”
Fighting Fit Elite 2000
Yesterday marked the opening of a brand new club in Stafford. Fighting Fit now has a grappling and submission wrestling class teaching out of Elite 2000 sports centre on St Patrick’s Street, near the town centre. The opening night was a huge success, with 17 people taking to the mats. A fantastic mixture of regularContinue reading “Fighting Fit Elite 2000”
Grappling Scout – Stockport
Last Friday I packed up my wrestling boots in search of Catch Wrestling. From my brief experience at the Snake Pit in Wigan I met a very experienced and respected instructor by the name of Ian Bromley, one of only a few in the UK who can teach Catch as Catch Can. I contacted IanContinue reading “Grappling Scout – Stockport”