Eddie Bravo: ‘Picking Rickson’s Brain For 3 Hours Was The Most Surreal Moment In My Entire Jiu-Jitsu Career’

    After recording the Joe Rogan Experience #524 podcast and demonstrating the rubber guard with Rickson (WATCH THE VIDEO BY CLICKING HERE), Eddie Bravo wrote down on his blog about his feelings after meeting his idol and why he was so excited when showing the rubber guard: “Getting to pick Rickson’s brain for 3 […]

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson: “The Gracie Family Inspires Me”

    Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson had an extensive interview with UFC Magazine and spoke about his admiration for the Gracies, how he’s been a fan of the UFC since UFC 1 and if he’d ever fight MMA:   “UFC Magazine: Your home state of Hawaii has produced a steady stream of UFC talent. What […]

Rafael Lovato Jr. on the road; don’t miss seminars in Texas & Oregon

Rafael Lovato Jr. of GMA Lovato’s School of BJJ & MMA will be out on the road for a few seminars coming up this summer. This Saturday, July 26, he will be making his way to the Texas area for a three-hour seminar in Garland. The seminar starts at 12 p.m. and will run until […]

Video: Brush up on both ends of the toreando with a pass and a counter

One of the most common guard passes that you’ll see at any tournament is the toreando or bull fighter pass. There are many variations and opportunities but most involve placing your grips on both pant legs and pushing and/or pulling the legs out of the way as you step to the side to secure side […]

Video: Watch Rafael Lovato Jr.’s pressure passing in action at the 2014 Worlds

If you’ve attended any of Rafael Lovato Jr.’s seminars recently, you’ll recognizes a few of the techniques in this video. The great American BJJ player is on a roll spreading his techniques through seminars, DVDs and shared videos. Lovato, who heads a school in Oklahoma City, is an avid competitor and at the 2014 World […]

Celebrate Serginho’s birthday and watch him teaching a Jiu-Jitsu class in the UFC

Sergio Moraes is turning 32 years old this wednesday, July 23. The two-time black belt world champion is now a UFC rising star. In his latest appearance in the octagon, Serginho taught a class on how to apply the gentle art in the MMA environment. In less than three minutes and a half, he brought […]

UFC 178: injured Gustafsson out, Cormier steps in to face champion Jon Jones

Light-heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafson is out of his rematch against champion Jon Jones, scheduled September 27, in Las Vegas. The main event for UFC 178 is now Jon jones vs. Daniel Cormier. Gustafson is out due to a injury during training this week. With that, former Olympic wrestler David Cormier got his wish and will […]

Celebrate Otavio Sousa’s birthday learning a wrist lock

Two-time world champion Otavio Sousa is turning 28 years old this Wednesday, July 23. In order to celebrate one of the toughest competitors out there, we selected a video with him teaching one of his techniques. In this video made exclusively to GRACIE…

Marcio Dos Santos

Marcio Dos Santos is coral belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and a leading figure of the sport during the 1980s decade, being directly involved in the development of Osvaldo Alves’ and Carlson Gracie’s teams, two of the most dominant academies in Jiu Jitsu …

Vitor Belfort gets ok from the NSAC; title fight with Weidman scheduled Dec. 6, in Vegas

UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort announced some big news today. On his Instagram account, the Brazilian fighter said that he was OKed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to compete again. He wrote: “I have in hands my license from the NSAC. My training was never based in less effort and my prizes and conquests […]