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Pioneers of the Sport: Roberto Magalhaes vs. Saulo Ribeiro

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Today, we feature a vintage match (CBJJE Brasileiro, 1996) between two legends of the sport… Roberto “Roleta” Magalhaes (Gracie Barra) vs. Saulo Ribeiro (Gracie Humaita). A lot of people know who Saulo Ribeiro is, but Roleta is a lesser known name amongst the newer grapplers. For those who enjoy watching the newer fighters (Mendes Brothers, Rubens Charles “Cobrinha”, Abmar Barbosa, Ryan Hall, and Roberto “Cyborg” … Continue reading

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Marcio Stambowsky Shows The Macarrao Sweep

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Jiu Jitsu is a passion, an art form, a journey of self discovery… a way of life. Recently we had the supreme honor of interviewing 7th degree BB (coral belt), Master Marcio Stambowsky at his school in Norwalk, Connecticut. He is one of only a small handful of BJJ fighters* (who resides in the northern hemisphere full time) to be awarded this esteemed belt. In … Continue reading

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Patolino Shows A Kimura Sweep

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Here we were feature a technique shown by Mike “Patolino” Piccolomini from Serra BJJ Academy in Huntington, New York. Mike is one of the chief instructors at the Huntington academy, and is very highly respected for his extensive knowledge and ability to convey his techniques, which enables students of all body types to apply them successfully. Mike’s “down to earth” approach to the art is … Continue reading

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