Wrist locks, joint manipulations in martial arts, have their effectiveness debated among practitioners. They bend, flex, extend, or rotate the wrist in relation to the forearm bones. Aikido, Hapkido, and traditional Japanese Jujutsu prominently use wrist locks, while Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu focuses less on them. Their effectiveness varies between standing and ground scenarios and their safety risks demand cautious practice and proper control. Ground-based wristlocks are viable submissions in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and other combat sports, but practitioners must approach them responsibly to minimize dangers.Read more
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Struggling to find the perfect gift for a grappling fan? The recommendations include a high-quality rashguard for comfort during training, a grappling dummy for improving techniques, subscriptions to online lessons from renowned grapplers, a custom mouthguard for protection, a spacious gear bag for organization, and recovery equipment to promote physical well-being. Each gift is intended to enhance the training experience of any grappler, regardless of their specific discipline.Read more
MMA Uncensored reports Combat Karate is trying to sign former kickboxer Andrew Tate, despite facing serious allegations including trafficking, Ponzi schemes, tax evasion, and theft. Tate, who is also known for misogynistic statements, is under investigation in Romania. Ethics questions regarding Combat Karate are raised, as the decision to associate with Tate might result in future implications for the organisation.Read more
Unveiling the Ultimate BJJ Paradise: 5 Mind-Blowing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Gyms You Won’t Believe Exist in New York City!
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) is gaining popularity in New York City, with a vibrant and diverse scene. The top five BJJ gyms in the city are Renzo Gracie Academy, Marcelo Garcia Academy, 10th Planet NYC, Unity Jiu Jitsu, and Jiu Livre Grappling Office. These gyms offer high-quality training from expert instructors, creating a conducive environment for all BJJ practitioners. In choosing a gym, consider the instructors’ expertise, gym atmosphere, and class schedule. The city also hosts several smaller gyms for a more intimate training experience.Read more
From Joe Rogan to Mark Zuckerberg, these 10 famous faces have fallen in love with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Their dedication and passion for the martial art transcend boundaries, inspiring us to pursue our own paths with enthusiasm, discipline, and an openness to new experiences.Read more