Category Archives: grappling

New BJJ coach!

We’re thrilled to announce the addition of a new no-Gi BJJ coach to our roster. Quinten Wyland will be taking over the 7pm class, starting 1/23. I met Quinten almost a decade ago, training BJJ. Since I’ve known him, he’s … Continue reading

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Grappling Tournament!

Ready to roll? We are. Come join us on Saturday, January 18th from 9:30am-1pm for a grappling tournament! Kids? Yes! 9:30-11am. Ages 5 and up are welcome. Don’t know submissions? We’ve got a positional division just for you. Know submissions? … Continue reading

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New Teen Jiu-Jitsu Class

We are shifting the Friday 5pm kids BJJ class to a teen BJJ class. Like everything we do, it is an experiment and we’re excited to see what happens. Our hope is that it gives students who are ages 13-19 … Continue reading

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New BJJ Coach

Are you new to BJJ or have you been around the game for a while and are looking to up your Gi game? Either way, you should come check out our new coach, Matt Zorn. Last night, as I was … Continue reading

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Why Worry About the Guard?

What’s the big deal with guard position?  Why, if you look around the floor during a BJJ class are over half the matches mired in the guard? One reason is because it is a transition point.  While neither top nor … Continue reading

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