I I admit I didn’t know what combat sambo really was before this.
About to get nasty with this when I get back on the mat.
I haven’t made a Jiu-Jitsu post in a while.
This is some ‘Dear Diary’ shit.
I’m making tons of progress. I feel focused. Jiu-jitsu has taught me so much that I can apply to my every day life. I need to keep this going!
I can barely make a fist. Typing feels weird. My finger hurts if i bend it this way. But not that way.
I embeded a video by Jiu-Jitsu Youtuber, Chewjitsu, who stresses that you can actually let go of your grip and re-grip. My finger joints look like swollen nubs right now.
We’ve been drilling attacks in class. I might as well study some more attack sequences.
My hip bump gets shut down a lot, so as soon as my opponent bases out next time, I’m going to hit them with some of these attacks and sweeps.
In class, we were doing a great live drill this week from side control where the far side arm was exposed and we had to secure it and attempt an arm bar. This was my first time doing this type of positional drilling and it was such a wake up call as far as exposing what… Read more »
Hope everyone reading had a great weekend! My arms definitely needed rest after the framing I’ve been practicing. I was able to not let my guard be passed at all on Friday, by utilizing frames and a post and hipping out (even a cross collar frame when a guy was right up on me! This… Read more »
Ay, another new blog section. Last week I added “Books”. Today “Jiu-Jitsu”. Next? Both of those are really about self improvement. And learning how to LEARN BETTER. I’ve been a white belt for a month now and I’m working on vlogs to reflect on that time and my goals for the future. But right now, I’m… Read more »