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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What Makes A Good BJJ Teacher / Instructor / Coach?

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Portsmouth

In this article I want to delve into and discuss and look at what truly makes and defines a teacher in BJJ, martial arts or any other field of education.

This definition of a teacher is what I always aim to follow and give to my students when teaching my own Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes in Portsmouth. Hampshire, UK

What is a Teacher?

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