Tags: Jiu-Jitsu

Exclusive: Talita “Treta” Nogueira will battle Marloes Coenen aiming at Bellator belt

SHARE THIS NEWS Black-belt BJJ world champ Talita “Treta” Nogueira is ready to soar higher in MMA. Undefeated after 6 bouts, the athlete, who remains active in BJJ competitions, has a date and adversary set for her Bellator debut. In an exclusive talk with Graciemag, Talita said she will face Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen at…

SHARE THIS NEWS Multiple-time BJJ black-belt champion Gabrielle Garcia now tries to retrace her steps in MMA. At Rizin last Sunday the 25th, she opened the show at the Saitama Super Arena with a great performance. In her third MMA bout, Gabi was fighting to remain undefeated vs. the USA’s Destanie Yarbrough. Just over two…

SHARE THIS NEWS The Rizin Fighting Federation, an event coming from the extinct Pride, again packed the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo, Japan, with incredible MMA fights. On this Saturday, September 24, well-known names were on the card, as Mirko Cro Cop, Andy Sower and Gabi Garcia, but the main event was to star a…

5 fundamentals for eating right, and how to not get swept in Jiu-Jitsu

SHARE THIS NEWS Because people know nutrition is one of my chief concerns, I receive tons of email, Facebook messages and tweets asking about my diet. My approach to responding to these questions is the same as when a Jiu-Jitsu student of mine asks me to conjure up some magic position to teach them that…

SHARE THIS NEWS Three-time world champion Sergio Moraes was one of a great competitors in his generation. Today, the black belt from Alliance is a UFC fighter and shows the same skill in the Octagon. In 2008, after he conquered his first world title, Serginho showed one of the positions he used at that Worlds. Pay…

SHARE THIS NEWS Felipe “Preguiça” Pena represented the Gracie Barra team at the Brazil Teams’ Nationals 2016. After the tournament, Graciemag.com did an interview with the black belt, where he commentates the finish used in his fight at the Brazil Teams’ Nationals, talks about what he deems necessary to rear a blue-belt, and reveals how…

SHARE THIS NEWS Last weekend, 17 and 18 September, the Dallas Open Jiu-Jitsu took place. The event, which featured gi and no-gi, was headlined by the black belt Inácio Neto, a professor at Gracie Barra Westchase, in Texas. With three gold medals in the competition, Inácio showed the power and refinement of his game. After…

Gui Mendes celebrates AOJ’s double gold at the Dallas Open Jiu-Jitsu

SHARE THIS NEWS Led by brothers Rafael and Guilherme Mendes, Art of Jiu-Jitsu (AOJ) conquered great results in the juvenile division. Last weekend, when the Dallas Open Jiu-Jitsu took place, AOJ athletes Tainan Dalpra, Sophia Flores and Liam Moss won double gold. “2014 was my last year competing; since then I have been focusing 100%…

SHARE THIS NEWS Three-time world champion Celsinho Venícius teaches a great position to defend against the double-leg and get the choke. After the opponent attacks Celsinho’s leg, trying to put him down with a double-leg, the black belt under Roberto Gordo moves the hips to the ground, to avoid the opponent putting him down, and…

SHARE THIS NEWS 2013 absolute ADCC champion Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu created a submission technique in honor of his origins, the Brazilian wetlands, or Pantanal. The black belt named the technique of “Pantaneiro Choke”. Pay attention to the details and add this to your game. powered by Gallerr ©

Erberth Santos double gold at SP Jiu-Jitsu Open; Alliance dominates women’s with Andresa Correa and Tayane Porfírio

SHARE THIS NEWS The weekend was filled with great performances in the town of Barueri, São Paulo. The SP Jiu-Jitsu Open, held Sept. 17 and 18, saw gi and no-gi matches, and crowned well-known fighters from the international scene. Winning gold at their weight and the open class, Erberth Santos (Almeida JJ) and Andresa Correa…

DJ Jackson beats Garry Tonon again and wins the Pro Grappling Championships

SHARE THIS NEWS A black belt under Lloyd Irvin, DJ Jackson was the big winner at the Grappling Pro Championships, held last Sunday, September 18, in Florida, USA. In the first fight, DJ beat Corey Brown with an elastic score of 24-0. In the semifinal, he was ahead of Garry Tonon, a black belt under…

Mackenzie Dern and Ben Henderson victorious at Fight to Win 12

SHARE THIS NEWS The world champion Mackenzie Dern, the No. 1-ranked woman in BJJ, has another prize for her collection. The athlete from Gracie Humaitá won the main event of Fight to Win Pro 12, held last Saturday, the 17th, in Arizona, USA. Mackenzie faced Talita Alencar (GFTeam) in a gi duel. The fight was…

SHARE THIS NEWS With a solid set of takedowns, guard passes and a lot of strength, Vitor Honório is one of the great talents of the new generation. The BJJ black belt from GFTeam celebrates his style “old-school” to fight, without neglecting modernity from gentle art, and always focused on the larger goal: the finish.…

SHARE THIS NEWS Our partners from Gallerr will livestream an advanced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu class from Gracie Barra Headquarters in Irvine, California, this Monday, September 19, at 6PM (California time), for free. You will be able to watch, from wherever you are located in the world, how an actual class is taught at the Gracie Barra HQ.…