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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) comes from Judo (German Subtitles)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) comes from Judo (German Subtitles)

At the dawn of the 20th century JiuJitsu was booming across the United States… the oriental style of throws and locks had made it to the mainstream. But was this Jujitsu the close combat method used in Feudal Japan? According to Tomita, legendary competitor and mentor of Mitsuyo Maeda… Not exactly: “An erroneous impression existed in this country as to…

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5 Ways to Improve Your Judo as a Beginner

5 Ways to Improve Your Judo as a Beginner

Hey guys, Preston here with another episode of Grappler Going Abroad. I hope ya’ll are having a good Wednesday. Today I want to talk about 5 ways to improve your Judo as a beginner. As you guys may or may not know, I have a background in Wrestling as well. So my approach to practicing Judo is the exact same…

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