The Takedown Blueprint DVD series

Both Travis Stevens and Jimmy Pedro teamed up last week and release a new DVD called the Takedown Blueprint. Travis is a top level Brazilian Jujitsu and Judo practitioner and recently fought in a massive invite only tournament in Brazil. This DVD set is mainly aimed at Judo for BJJ  but with such top level…

A systematic way to study Juji gatame – Part 1

By Steve Scott Author of JUJI GATAME ENCYCLOPEDIA published by Turtle Press. Juji Gatame (the Cross-Body Armlock) is a favorite technique of mine and, quite naturally, I enjoy practicing it, teaching it and writing about it. The full name of the technique is Udehishigi Juji Gatame. Translated as best as I can, it means; “Arm…

Travis Stevens talk mental toughness

In this video 2 X Olympian Travis Steven’s reveals some great insights into how to prepare for Judo and Braizlian Jujitsu tournaments. He discusses what aspect of the metal game he changed after competing at the Beijing Olympics back in 2008. Last month Travis and US Olympic team coach Jimmy Pedro just release a DVD called…