Entering Competition – The Things Nobody Tells You…. (Part 2)

Just over a year ago I blogged about a whole host of things that you might not thinking about when starting to compete. Most of these were either extremely random or the just “so obvious that you may forget”! But after a few local competitions refereeing I recently I found a few more related to clothing and kit that needed adding to the list! Continue reading “Entering Competition – The Things Nobody Tells You…. (Part 2)”

How to be a better competitor without even putting on a gi!

Ok, admit it how many people clicked on this blog just because of the title alone? I would love to say that this blog was going to pass on some top secret mojo that was given to me in a secret ceremony by a legendary black belt but it’s not! It’s far more practical and realistic than that.

Generally you do get better at BJJ by doing BJJ and there are no magic shortcuts. However here are some things that might help if you’re preparing for competition especially during your off mat time (everyone needs rest days!) or if like me recently you’ve been struck by the dreaded lurgie!

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