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Joe Scarola Interview BJJ In New Hyde Park, NY

By Scotty OTM / November 17, 2014

This interview is with Joe Scarola, Matt & Nick Serra Black Belt from Gracie Barra Long Island. Joe Scarola is interviewed by KT Marie KT Marie: how did you get into jiu jitsu and martial arts? Joe Scarola: “I started martial arts when I was probably about 5 years old. I did Tae kwon do to start. […]


JJGF Certified Instructors Training Path Oct. 3, 4 and 5

By Scotty OTM / August 29, 2014

With the start of the Jiu-Jitsu Global Federation (JJGF),one of the JJGF Pillars has been Education. The other 2 Pillars are: Communication/Information and Sport Competition. The JJGF has worked hard to establish Jiu-Jitsu belt ranking standards for each belt color to be use as a guide for academies and professors. To read more about the […]