All posts tagged "bjj performance"
OTM – Where our Community Shops
, OTM Owner, Scott Nelson is the man. Just an overall fun and interesting guy to hang out with. I'm sure that's why he has guys like Mark Munoz, Urijah Faber, Chuck Liddel and Tito Ortiz not...
- Posted December 4, 2012
“Psych Out” – Fighting with Your Mind Part I
If the pen is mightier than the sword, we might sometimes say that even in a physical game like Jiu Jitsu, there are times when the mind is more powerful than the body. Here I’m not...
- Posted September 27, 2012
Getting the Most Out of Rolling with Better Grapplers
Chump amongst Champs We all know – at least intuitively – that you have to roll with better grapplers to reach the next level yourself. “Steel sharpens steel,” “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger,” blah...
- Posted September 2, 2012
“Mental Momentum” in Competition
I believe that it is this sense of doubt that holds us back from moving swiftly in mind and body, that it is this sense of doubt that gets us stuck in our head instead of responding...
- Posted April 11, 2012
The UFC’s Shamar Bailey – “Coming up Fast” in Combat Sport
In this interview with the UFC's Shamar Bailey, I look to answer the “how” question. Shamar himself knows a thing or two about coming up quick. In senior year of high school, his first year of high...
- Posted October 5, 2011
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Paradox: To Think or Not to Think
If you were a UFC fighter with only one fight every 4 months, we'd have more reason to game-plan for each opponent. In Jiu Jitsu, it makes much less sense. Hence, it makes more sense to think...
- Posted October 2, 2011
The “How” of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Skill Improvement – Training with a Partner
If you're looking to improve your skills or perform better, its tremendously important that you be around other people with similar goals and passions. Like many simple concepts of success, this idea extends well beyond the world...
- Posted September 23, 2011