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Mark your calendars – August 21st

Mark your calendars friends.   August 21st will be here before you know it….

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Coming Soon!

I want to first thank everybody who continues to check the blog day after day.  My New Breed academy review brought me to the highest total ever for the site.  Over 550 views in a single day.  This is amazing and I … Continue reading

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Interview with Nick Mitria of Subculture!

When I went up to visit New Breed BJJ, I had the chance to sit down with Nick Mitria, the owner of Subculture.  You’ve probably seen his gis at every single tournament and in every single gym in the Chicago … Continue reading

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Gym Review: Valko BJJ (3/8/11)

  Address: Valko Brazilian Jiu Jitsu 820 N. Orleans inside HiFi Fitness Chicago, IL 773-556-8155

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Andre Galvao Seminar Review (2/27/11)

When I walked in the door 45 minutes early, Andre was already rolling and there were 20 people on the mat. There were no white belts…

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A few IBJJF Chicago Winter Open 2011 Videos

I’ve found a few really excellent videos from the Winter Open that are definitely worth sharing.   Very cool time lapse of the setup by IBJJF (by ibjjf)   Clark Gracie using his omoplata against a very tough Jonatas Novaes … Continue reading

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Gym Review: Pedro Vianna BJJ (1/29/11)

Technical. Detailed. Exceptional.   These are words that students of Pedro Vianna use when describing his style of jiu jitsu. A third degree black belt under Carlson Gracie Jr and Marcelo Alonso, Pedro has spent over 25 years of his … Continue reading

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