Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Tour: London Event Set for 19/20th March 2016; Big Cash Prizes

    For the first time ever in London the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu Jitsu Tour – 19th & 20th of march 2016 London Excel The London Grand Slam will be using the same hall as the London 2012 Olympic Weigh lighting Games. OPEN TO ALL NATIONALITIES. Cash prizes will be awarded for the […]

How to Armbar A Wrestler As Soon As You Get Taken Down- Firas Zahabi

    Great video from Firas Zahabi, GSP’s coach: They key to arm locking someone who has taken you down is to not allow them to settle on top of you. Keep you abs tight so as to be able to create a rocking motion and deflect your opponent wherever they pressure:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCB-oHr_GIE

Watch: BJJ Instructor Demotes Student From Brown to Purple Belt

    Demoting a student in Jiu-Jitsu is very rare. Under normal circumstances, everybody deserves their belt. An instructor in Brazil has recently demoted a student from brown belt down to purple belt. As transcribed by BJJ Heroes: Instructor demotes student! “Today I had to do something that leaves me very sad with the conduct […]

Rickson’s Opinion on the Gracie Academy vs Carlson Gracie Team Rivalry

    Back when Carlson Gracie decided to leave the Gracie Academy in Rio de Janiero and to teach Jiu-Jitsu to common people, a rivalry started with his uncle Helio.  He started the famous Carlson Gracie Academy and for the first time in BJJ, he was teaching group classes open to all including lower classes. […]

Michael Musumeci

Mikey Musumeci, is a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Gilbert “Durinho” Burns and Jonatas “Tagarela” Gurgel, who is also known to have trained extensively with the Mendes brothers: Rafael and Guilherme Mendes. Musumeci made a name for himself in th…

9 Reasons why BJJ is the perfect martial art

The popularity of BJJ has been on a steady rise over th […]

The post 9 Reasons why BJJ is the perfect martial art appeared first on Attack The Back.

Watch: Don’t be a Douchebag When Rolling With Women

Back again is our favorite gym douche and today he is doing his first BJJ class with multi-time IBJJF PanAm Champion and World Champion Victoria Boudreaux.


GT Open, BJJ Taking Over Central America

The most talked about Brazilian jiu jitsu tournament in Central America, the GT Open (Guatemala Open) is a true sign of the development jiu jitsu, as a sport, as gone through over the past 10 years. On this article we go through, one of September’s mos…