With the annual Charles Gracie Tournament rapidly approaching, this is the perfect time to talk about how to prepare and what to expect. This post will serve as a guide to make sure you are on the right path towards a great tournament. The following is a need-to-know list that will help you prepare. [...]
In order to have a healthy, positive, and thriving environment here at the academy, it requires the effort of everybody. Students, parents, and coaches all play a role. Below are a some rules to follow to help the flow of the academy. Please take some time to review these rules. If you have any questions [...]
In this video Professor Chris Jones shows you how to properly tie your pants for Jiu-Jitsu, so they fit snug and secure. Don't be that silly student in class who always has to take time out to tie their pants! Watch the short video below and then try to follow along step-by-step. https://vimeo.com/381558916 [...]
Professor Chris Jones of Charles Gracie Fremont shows you the proper way to fold your uniform/gi. Watch the short video below and try to follow along. https://vimeo.com/382078469 Remember, practice makes perfect, so get your reps in, and soon you will be styling just like professor!
Learn how to properly tie your belt for BJJ class, by watching the short video below and following along. https://vimeo.com/378397866 STEP 1: Relax and hold your belt at its middle, the bottoms of the belt should match and be flushed even. STEP 2: Make sure your gi is proper by putting the right [...]