Category Archives: Greater New York City Area

Unveiling the Ultimate BJJ Paradise: 5 Mind-Blowing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Gyms You Won’t Believe Exist in New York City!

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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.

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Experience Luxury and Adventure at Residence Inn by Marriot, During Marathon Weekend

A hotel near Bryant Park and Grand Central Station, NYC is offering a premium stay for marathon weekend visitors. Notable features include spacious rooms with home-like comforts, a diverse breakfast buffet, superior staff service, early check-in/check-out, secure environment, and occasional friendly encounters. Though expensive, it promises an exceptional experience in the heart of NYC.

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Get Ready to Conquer the TCS New York City Marathon: A Guide to Success and Safety

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The upcoming TCS New York City Marathon provides a comprehensive guide for both veteran and first-time racers. The guide includes mile markers, hydration, nutrition, safety measures, race rules, support systems, as well as advice from experienced runners. An app is available to track progress and official aid stations will be set up at regular intervals for the participants’ safety and convenience.

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Jarbem Pacheco’s Fight to Glory Continues: UFC COACH Opens Thrilling New Gym Jiu Livre in the Heart of Manhattan

In the heart of Manhattan, legendary MMA coach and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt, Jarbem Pacheco, has opened a cutting-edge gym, Jiu Livre. Positioned as a beacon of combat sports excellence, the new gym offers expert training in martial arts and fosters a welcoming community for all, from beginners to seasoned fighters. The gym also serves as a testament to Pacheco’s substantial career and aims to inspire the next generation of fighters.

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Conquering the Staten Island Half Marathon: A Scenic and Challenging Race Experience

The Staten Island half marathon marks the conclusion of this year’s 9+1 series. It’s deemed the most challenging yet convenient race location, depending on the mode of transport. Security is stringent, and facilities are limited for spectators. The race offers glorious views, especially when passing through Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge and Fort Wadsworth Base. It featured over 7,823 runners in 2022, with Pelle Nogueira taking the lead.

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