Gregor Gracie Shows BJJ Is More Than A Sport
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is more than a collection of techniques and a group of athletes competing on the highest stages. Jiu Jitsu is made up of millions of different stories that cover every practitioner and their journey to black belt and beyond. Gregor Gracie has not always been in love with BJJ. Despite being surrounded with the originating family, it wasn't until his later teen years, after having trained since he was 4-5 that he really began to dedicate himself to the family business.
Watch this short video and learn more of the story of Gregor Gracie. Understanding the stories of athletes like Gregor can help us understand and make sense of our own journeys. Check it out below!
BJJ Fanatics has put together an important instructional video from Gregor Gracie entitled "High Level Fundamentals". In this series, he shares all of his favorite techniques that can be learned and applied by all belt levels. Fundamental techniques can sometimes be ignored or disregarded as we search for the next best thing. But at the end of the day, these are the techniques that have worked and will always work regardless of your belt level. Check it out at BJJ Fanatics!