Category: Videos

SHARE THIS NEWS Director Dan Lewis just released the feature film Jiu-Jitsu vs. the World on youtube. In 95 minutes, the documentary aims to explain the Jiu-Jitsu phenomenon as it continues to sweep the planet. Lewis and his crew interviewed people like Renzo Gracie, Eddie Bravo, Roberto Cyborg, Kurt Osiander, Fabio Santos, the Valente Brothers,…

Who’s the most exciting Jiu-Jitsu fighter today? Here are four strong candidates

SHARE THIS NEWS Who’s the most exciting fighter in Jiu-Jitsu today? Who’s that guy or girl that people stop to watch? We have selected four names for your appreciation, but feel free to add any other name you like. We focused on the people that are active today, leaving out currently injured athletes. Leandro Lo The leader…

SHARE THIS NEWS Here is the highlight reel of the US National Pro Long Beach, that went down this January 24. Big names like Keenan Cornelius, Magid Hage, Carlos Farias and more competed for the travel packages for the 2016 WPJJC. If you missed this one, you can still compete for a free trip to…

SHARE THIS NEWS   Three-time open class black belt world champion Marcus Buchecha turns 26 this Friday, January 8. We celebrate the occasion with this video shot after the 2014 Worlds where he shares 10 lessons he learned throughout his career. Click play and learn from one of the best competitors of all times.

SHARE THIS NEWS   UFC President Dana White has hit the road after new talent for the promotion. He called two of his best friends to tag along and made a reality show out of it. Click to watch Dana, Nick the Tooth and Matt Serra go after promising fighters.

SHARE THIS NEWS Still not very famous in 2005, the black belts Rubens “Cobrinha” Charles and Rafael dos Anjos fought hard for their dreams. In the America Golden Cup event in Rio de Janeiro, Rafa and Cobrinha tested their games in Jiu-Jitsu, one against the other. The duel finished with Cobrinha’s victory. Almost ten years…

SHARE THIS NEWS   In 2014, Danish Alex Trans did something no had ever done before (or since for all that matter). He became the first European native to win the adult black belt open class division of the European Championship. He did that after a tough final against Yuri Simões. GRACIEMAG was matside and…

SHARE THIS NEWS Royce Gracie is getting ready to fight once again. On February 19, he will be fighting Ken Shamrock for the third time on Bellator 149. “I tried to walk away, but once a fighter always a fighter,” said Royce in a recent interview with GRACIEMAG. This Saturday, Dec. 12, Royce celebrates his…

Watch: Holly Holm shows her armbar skills during session with Rafael Barata

SHARE THIS NEWS So you think Ronda Rousey should invest in her ground game in case of a rematch against champion Holly Holm? Well, think again. As this short video proves, Holm has her armbar skills on point. Gracie Barra New Mexico’s black belt and one of Holm’s Jiu-Jitsu coaches, Rafael “Barata” Freitas shared earlier…

SHARE THIS NEWS   Few fights in history were more anticipated than this one. After a cancelation and much, much trash talking, featherweight champion José Aldo and interim champion Connor McGregor will finally face off this Saturday at UFC 194, in Las Vegas. Here’s the first episode of the embedded series with a taste of…

Your vote, your choice: what was the best Gi Jiu-Jitsu match of 2015?

SHARE THIS NEWS As the year of 2015 comes to an end, we look back to the thrills we lived in the past 12 months. So, what about trying to point out what was the best Gi match of 2015. We pre-selected five instant classics and we will let you chose your favorite. Just vote…

Watch #10 UFC middleweight Thales Leites finish his opponent in a BJJ competition in Rio

SHARE THIS NEWS   UFC #10 middleweight Thales Leites took a short break in his MMA career to put the gi back on. Recently, he signed up to compete at the IBJJF Rio BJJ Pro, in Brazil. Thales registered to compete at the master 1 division. Watch one of his matches and see how he…