Which came first Judo or Jiu Jitsu? #102

What do the names Jiu Jitsu and Judo mean? Both words actually begin with the same word Ju which pertains to a soft and yielding way of manipulating the opponent’s force. What you may find of interest is the following words. Jitsu refers to a skill or technique while Do represents the path or wayContinue reading “Which came first Judo or Jiu Jitsu? #102”

It’s not about the size of the dog in the fight #101

To many of us who practice Jiu Jitsu, we were drawn to it by the “gateway” known as the UFC. One fighter I could never turn away from was Chuck Lidell. Chuck was a long rangy wrestler with a heavy sprawl, one punch knockout power and a bit of a gut. He also fought withContinue reading “It’s not about the size of the dog in the fight #101”