Special Halloween “Dark Arts” Illegal Techniques / Self Defence No Gi Session! Tue 31st Oct, 7.30-9pm at Miltoncross School, Portsmouth, PO3 6RB.
In keeping with the Dark theme, We will be spend the class looking at illegal and horrible martial arts techniques for use on the street either by themselves or to augment our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu such as eye gouges, nerve strikes, biting, neck cranks, pressure points and strikes from the ground. All excellent for self defence as well as techniques for low rules BJJ competition / MMA such as dangerous takedowns and leg locks. Continue reading →
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is essentially the art of staying calm amidst chaos and adversity. It is this psychological fortitude and balance that is the true gift of the art, keeping your head, when others around you are losing theirs.
Adding to our Portsmouth martial arts classes… We now have two BJJ Martial Arts class each week in Portsmouth We will be learning the fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu but with in depth attention to the important scientific details in order to suit all levels and abilities.
In Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu the results of training are hard won and happen over time not immediately, so people used to the modern culture of easy, effort free, instant gratification easily lose interest. BJJ is hard work and requires demanding training before progress can actually be made. This is one of the reason’s behind the high turnover rate in the sport, I’ve lost count of the number of people who have come and gone from the classes I have attended over the years. Probably enticed by watching MMA and deciding they want the ability they see displayed by the fighters then quickly give up when they are not immediately beating everyone in sight.