Browsing: Getting Started

10 Sites Anyone New to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Should Visit

No way around it, getting started in BJJ tests the will of even the most experienced athlete. One of the greatest motivators in the practice though, is the community–a community that boasts some amazing online resources.


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10 Motivational Tips for Non-Competitors in BJJ

I was just talking with a teammate who’s in the process of getting ready for the Pans…cleaning up his diet, prioritizing sleep, attending camp, 2-a-days…you can just see the fire getting more intense as the date


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People who are in really good shape for long periods baffle me a bit. I’ve never been athletic and always gravitated more toward books than balls. They shouldn’t really though. I’ve been training a martial art


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No martial art has a culture around the kimono (also referred to as a “gi”) like BJJ does.  There are more resources than can be named out there, with some of our favorite introductions here, here and here.  If


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Short answer? It’s very likely it will change your life, but go through the check list at the bottom. Jiu jitsu is amazing for anyone who wants to see improvement in multiple areas of their life.


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BJJ saves me money. No really. My second year training I decided to do the math on what I was spending on training. Here are the costs I added up… Tuition (I live in the US,


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Welcome to GroundWork BJJ! We work every day to be the best resource in optimizing your training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Here are some resources we think will be helpful…  


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Courses and resources designed to get you through the legendary learning curve that prevents so many from realizing the amazing benefits of training Brazililan Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) Personalized help and materials designed to help you find


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First off, if you’ve got any questions about BJJ, I want you to know that you can email us at any time at drill@groundworkbjj.com or call us at (530) 346-3244 and we’ll address your question ASAP.  You


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We’re kicking off a new program at GroundWork BJJ and are looking for people to be part of our development phase. We’re not asking for money or services of any kind, we just want you to


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