Category Archive: Competition

All posts are related to competition. That includes my own experience or just concepts related to success on the mats.

Oct 06

The Game of Inches in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Competition

2012 No-Gi Pan 2

I have a little story to tell you. Several months ago, I had the opportunity to be present when Tom Brands gave a talk on the Iowa mindset. There were many gems of wisdom in that speech, and I’m going to focus on one of them today. It’s the idea that the distance between 1st and …

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May 20

The Benefits of Competition

The Benefits of Competition

Considering the nature of this site, the focus will be on #brazilian jiu-jitsu competition, but the concepts can be applied across the spectrum. I’m going to highlight some of the benefits you can attain if you just go out there, compete, and do it often. Improves Your Ability to Maintain Calm in Adverse Situations Now …

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