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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo, Judo Takedowns, Judo Throws -

Bjj has long been notorious for neglecting proper stand up training.  Judo on the other hand is notorious for being one of the best martial arts for stand up.  Cross training Judo and Bjj can make you one of the most dangerous people around.  Judo can accelerate your growth in bjj in so many different ways.  There are so many similarities between the two forms of grappling. There has long been a debate in the bjj community, on which form of grappling is better to cross train, Judo or Wrestling. Long story short they both have amazing benefits and it...

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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Grappling, Jiu Jitsu, Judo, Judo Takedowns, Judo Throws, Submission Grappling, Sumi Gaeshi, Takedowns -

The sumi gaeshi is one of the excellent throwing techniques from the art of Judo. It is a sacrifice throw, which means that even though you’re throwing your opponent, that you will go down as well. But just because it is a sacrifice throw does not mean it should be ignored. Sacrifice throws can be […]

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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Competing, drilling, Gi, Grappling, Jiu Jitsu, Judo, Judo Takedowns, Martial Arts, No Gi, Submission Grappling, Submission Wrestling, Takedowns, Travis Stevens -

Though Wrestling seems to be the rage of most people in Jiu Jitsu as of late, I was always a big fan and avid user of takedowns from Judo that are present in BJJ. One of the biggest reasons that Judo takedowns don’t get a lot of love in Jiu Jitsu is that they take […]

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