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Seven Ways To Prevent Grappling Injuries – by Magdalina Gofman, MSPT

By News / February 24, 2012

Magdalina Gofman, MSPT, and brown belt at Ralph Gracie Jiu-Jitsu San Francisco is our primary physical therapist for grappling and MMA related injuries. The following is the first in a series of injury prevention and rehabilitation posts from Magdalina Gofman. Seven Ways To Prevent Grappling Related Injuries: 1. Listen to your instructor. Make sure you […]


San Diego Abu Dhabi WPJJ Trials set for March 2012

By News / January 3, 2012

Article by Deb Blyth | Photo by Mike Calimbas The final qualifying event for the 2012 Abu Dhabi WPJJ has been scheduled to take place March 10 and 11 in San Diego, California. Point Loma High School gymnasium, the very venue where the 2011 tryouts were held, is the chosen venue. This tournament will mark […]


Familiar with Jiu-Jitsu’s new rules yet?

By News / December 31, 2011

Article by Ivan Trindade The competition-Jiu-Jitsu calendar is taking a well-deserved recess after the thrilling year of 2011. But that doesn’t mean the IBJJF is slacking off; the sport’s governing body took it upon itself to release the spanking new Jiu-Jitsu Rule Book before the turn of the year. Nearly two years in the making, […]


ADCC champ Vinny Magalhães breaks down Jiu-Jitsu in and out of MMA

By News / December 28, 2011

Article by Carlos Eduardo Ozório Fully focused on MMA, Vinicius "Pezão" Magalhães didn’t even do Jiu-Jitsu-specific training, but even so he was one of the standouts at ADCC 2011, winning the heavyweight division after withstanding a seemingly arm-snapping arm bar from Fabricio Werdum. Back in his days in the gi, Pezão starred in major battles […]


Top Six Best Non-MMA (Sport) Fights Featuring Men, Women, and Boys

By News / December 23, 2011

With so much talk about lunatics brawling, several unexpected "sporting event fights" caught on videocame to mind. Here are six of the best non-MMA fights or people brawling videos I’ve seen this year. Top Six Best Brawls Featuring Men, Women and Children 1. Esteban fight with Ajax fan Watch Video Here. This is the incident […]


RYU becomes an official UFC event sponsor.

By News / December 20, 2011

Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU),(OTCBB: RYUN) (http://www.respectyouruniverse.com/) – a recently launched premium high performance apparel line, rooted in, and inspired by, Mixed Martial Arts – announced that it will become an official event sponsor for five UFC® events beginning with UFC® 141: LESNAR vs. OVEREEM on Dec. 30 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena […]

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