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The Ramblings of a Genius or of a Lunatic — A day with John Danaher

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“Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence.” – Henrik Tikkanen Within the Renzo Gracie Academy and its affiliates, John Danaher has been known as the Mad Scientist of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for over ten years now; however, it was not until recently his name garnered international recognition. With the success of Roger Gracie, Matt Serra, Georges Saint Pierre and Chris Weidman, the “Mad … Continue reading

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Mendes Brothers Interview – “We Want to Win Titles”

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WE WANT TO WIN TITLES! – An interview with Guilherme and Rafael Mendes Submission Control recently had the opportunity to cover and participate in a rare east coast seminar at Joseph Capizzi’s NYC BJJ with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu revolutionaries, Guilherme and Rafael Mendes. In the last five years, these siblings have amassed a total of twenty four major titles. These two BJJ phenomenon’s have fought … Continue reading

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Rafael Mendes Rolling With Mike Wacker

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Here’s a special treat exclusively for our loyal readers… After a recent seminar, World Champion Rafael Mendes gave a lucky few the chance to experience his golden techniques first hand. One such person was active competitor Mike Wacker of Black Hole Jiu-Jitsu. Enjoy this friendly yet competitive roll from these two black belt aces. Stay tuned as there may be more rare goodies to come. … Continue reading

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Ricardo Almeida BJJ Seminar In NY

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On May 14th, 2011, Ricardo “Big Dog” Almeida will be conducting a seminar at Serra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s HQ in Huntington, NY. This seminar is open to all students in the BJJ community… ALL ARE WELCOMED! The cost of the seminar is $60 per student, however if you pre-register before May 8th you can save $10. Ricardo Almeida is the first student to ever be … Continue reading

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Caio Terra Seminar Review

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Caio Terra Seminar Review Recently, I had the chance to attend a seminar conducted by world champion black belt, Caio Terra. Like a lot of people, the name Caio Terra did not resonate with me until I read an article in Gracie Magazine about his biblical battle with BB “Goliath” Bruno Bastos. When I learned that he was holding a seminar in my area, I … Continue reading

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Caio Terra Interview at Seminar

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This past month and a half, 4x Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Champion Caio Terra, has been making the rounds on the east coast. Caio was seen everywhere from Delaware to Queens, NY sharing his technical expertise at his most recent seminar tour to date. The Team Cesar Gracie superstar was kind enough to grant us a few minutes to talk about what he’s been up to since … Continue reading

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Abmar Barbosa Interview At NY Open 2010

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Coming off of his incredible run at this year’s Pan Jiu Jitsu tournament, defeating both the likes of Kron Gracie (11-0) and Lucas Leite (submission), Abmar Barbosa was kind enough to grant us an exclusive interview. On this day, Abmar could be seen both reffing the event and coaching his students, all in the name of good sport and fun. This Pan, Mundial, and Brazilian … Continue reading

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Marcelo Garcia & Andrei Arlovski Roll After Seminar 2006

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Terere Seminar Footage

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This footage is courtesy of a student at a Pedro Sauer affiliate:

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