How To Be More Effective At BJJ

How To Be More Effective At BJJ

A Deeper Knowledge Of The Simple Techniques Gives More Effective Jiu-Jitsu.

Developing a deep knowledge and skill of a smaller number of basic BJJ moves and their underlying concepts is far more effective than constantly chasing new techniques but not really having a deep understanding of their usage nor developing them into a reliable skill of unconscious reflex.

Early on in learning Jiu-Jitsu, It’s easy to get caught up in the constant search for newer and crazier techniques and your approach to Jiu-Jitsu often becomes an arms race to find something new your opponent hasn’t seen before. 

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31 Of The Best BJJ YouTube Channels.

Since most of our BJJ learning is being done online at the moment, I have put together a list of some of my favourite BJJ Youtube Channels & Videos for you to learn from for free!

Learn BJJ on Youtube

Online learning is an important addition to class time and useful for expanding your understanding and knowledge of Jiu-Jitsu quickly especially by watching Youtube videos, However Continue reading

James Parkin Ranked Number 1 in The UK & 2 in Europe for BJJ Competition

Massive congratulations to James Parkin, after a medal winning spree of submission victories in BJJ competition the Pure Art BJJ Portsmouth student is currently ranked Number 1 BJJ Athlete in the UK and Number 2 in Europe on Smoothcomp for Most Gold medals in Jiu-Jitsu competition!

James also ranked Number 1 for Best Win/Loss Ratio in the UK and ranked as the Number 2 Most Active Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Athlete in the UK!

James Parkin Top BJJ Athlete In UK

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3 Gold’s For James Parkin Of Pure Art BJJ Portsmouth At Competition!

Massive congratulations to James Parkin winning Gold in the Gi & Gold in No Gi at Featherweight and Gold in the Absolute Open Weight for Gi for the entire white belt division at the Jiu-Jitsu Fighter 2 event in Dartford this weekend!

James landed a total of 3 fast submissions amongst his other wins on points including a Darce Choke and two Armbars, one of them in 28 seconds!

James Parkin Absolute Open Weight Gold BJJ

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