Huge well done to James Parkin winning Gold in No Gi at the Brighton Open BJJ 24.7 Competition this weekend, Kieron Smith winning Silver in the Gi submitting his opponent via triangle choke and Steven Mulvoy getting a win in the Gi. Great work guys! Continue reading →
We are very pleased to announce we are now an affiliate of Tom Barlow (3x World Champion & 2nd Degree Black Belt) and Chelsea Leah’s (World Champion & 1st Degree Black Belt) Escapology BJJ.
Tom and Chelsea visited our BJJ club in Portsmouth, England earlier this year to deliver two excellent back to back seminars both Gi and No Gi and we were so impressed by their amazing level of knowledge, excellent teaching and seriously high level Jiu-Jitsu, that we decided to affiliate our club with them and learn from them on a regular basis.
We were really pleased to hold our first BJJ seminars as a club recently, inviting Tom Barlow(3X World Champion & 2nd Degree Black Belt from Braulio Estima) and his wife Chelsea Leah (World Champion & 1st Degree Black Belt from Andre Galvao)to teach two seminars, 2 hours in the Gi and 2 hours No Gi, back to back on a sunny saturday afternoon in April.
Here is the second part of our detailed tutorial on passing the closed guard in BJJ. (Part 1 is here) In this part we will be looking at how to pass guard using the single underhook stack pass or smash pass as its otherwise known with the optional extra of a stacking choke to submit your opponent at Continue reading →
Really pleased to announce we will be holding our first seminar as a club with Black Belt World Champions Tom Barlow and Chelsea Leah on Saturday 6th April 2019 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK!
This will be a Double Seminar with a Gi seminar from 12pm-2pm a half hour break and then a No-Gi seminar from 2.30-4.30 pm.
Our club is all about excellence in everything we do and as such we will only have the very best coming to teach for us. These are some of the most elite competitors and instructors in the world! Continue reading →