All posts in " Renzo Gracie "

BJJ Hacks Eddie ‘Wolverine’ Cummings Mini BJJ Documentary

By Scotty OTM / May 13, 2015

Eddie ‘Wolverine’ Cummings: No-Gi Leglock Specialist || BJJ Hacks in NYC Eddie ‘Wolverine’ Cummings is a BJJ black belt from the Renzo Gracie academy in NYC known for his devastating leg locks. BJJ Hacks wanted to know more about how the John Danaher student developed his very submission-orientated style, and how he measures his progress in […]


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. […]


This Week in BJJ Episode 64 with Gianni Grippo Part 1 of 2

By Scotty OTM / September 22, 2014

Budo Videos This Week in BJJ with Gianni Grippo and Budo Jake. This is part one of Gianni Grippo’s two part interview with Budo Jake.  Gianni is an ex competitive swimmer who moved this athleticism and endurance to BJJ.  He started with at the legendary Renzo Gracie’s school before switch at brown belt to Marcelo […]


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 […]