Month: June 2015

Francis de Sales Quote On Gentleness

Andrew Raynor Nothing is so strong as gentleness. Nothing is so gentle as real strength.– Frances de Sales You just finished reading Francis de Sales Quote On Gentleness! Consider leaving a comment! Inner Circle Resources: Grappling Goal Setting Workbook Great Offers from Sponsors & Partners: The post Francis de Sales Quote On Gentleness appeared first […]

Francis de Sales Quote On Gentleness

About Ruben I write about my journey through the martial art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. I’m currently a faixa marrom (brown belt). Through my writing, I hope to connect with people who may relate to some of my experiences as well as help people by sharing my thoughts on relevant events, techniques, tools, and resources. More […]

BJJ White Belt Tips: Trust Your Instructor

Andrew Raynor No need to elaborate. Trust your instructor. You just finished reading BJJ White Belt Tips: Trust Your Instructor! Consider leaving a comment! Inner Circle Resources: Grappling Goal Setting Workbook Great Offers from Sponsors & Partners: The post BJJ White Belt Tips: Trust Your Instructor appeared first on The Gentle Artist. Don’t forget to […]

BJJ White Belt Tips: Trust Your Instructor

About Ruben I write about my journey through the martial art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. I’m currently a faixa marrom (brown belt). Through my writing, I hope to connect with people who may relate to some of my experiences as well as help people by sharing my thoughts on relevant events, techniques, tools, and resources. More […]

Are you a bad enough dude to save jiu-jitsu?

Do you love retro RPGs? Do you love BJJ? If you answered YES! to either or both of those questions, boy do I have exciting news to you.  Super Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Dojo Storm smashes your loves together into pixelated goodness. My buddy Marshal D. Carper from Artechoke Media is on the verge of giving birth to […]

IBJJF takes a stand to protect …. what exactly?

Andrew Raynor Here’s an email exchange I had with IBJJF staff. Read from the bottom up. On Jun 17, 2015 6:49 PM, Rebecca Silva <rebecca@ibjjf.com> wrote: Hi Georgette, we never had a problem with you at the event. You are definately right about that. You were always professional with while working for us and I […]

Interview with BJJPIX photographer William Burkhardt

Andrew Raynor William Burkhardt is the photographer behind BJJPIX, and has more than once dipped his toe into a sea of controversy.  First, with his “Hot or Not” postings on facebook this past January: Next, with his sexy photoshoot with San Francisco purple belt Jena Sapinoso: I did a little looking at his other work […]

Saulo Ribeiro Quote

Andrew Raynor If you think, you are late. If you are late, you use strength. If you use strength, you tire. And if you tire, you die.– Saulo Ribeiro You just finished reading Saulo Ribeiro Quote! Consider leaving a comment! Inner Circle Resources: Grappling Goal Setting Workbook Great Offers from Sponsors & Partners: The post […]

Saulo Ribeiro Quote

About Ruben I write about my journey through the martial art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. I’m currently a faixa marrom (brown belt). Through my writing, I hope to connect with people who may relate to some of my experiences as well as help people by sharing my thoughts on relevant events, techniques, tools, and resources. More […]

Hip Stretches for Jiu-Jitsu via Yoga

Total Shares 0 Rickson made yoga a priority for a reason… Just a quick one here for you guys.  Yoga was a big reason I was able to rehab my injuries enough to train again.  And, as we all know, it’s better to be proactive than reactive.  So, check out this video and see if […]