Tag Archives: Gracie

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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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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Poll: Which Gym Should I Visit Next??

Note: Pedro Vianna isn’t on there because my review will be up this week!

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Gym Review: Torres Martial Arts (2/3/11)

At Torres Academy, students can evolve with the ever changing aspects of hand-to-hand combat and the associated sports. A full range of martial art studies is available: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Boxing, Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts. Whether a beginner or seasoned veteran, … Continue reading

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