For The Love Of The Mats…

NOTE: This article was originally published on February 14, 2013 on my Blog (http://turtleguard.wordpress.com). The opinions in this article are mine and do NOT reflect Pulling Guard Zine, it’s owner,…

Self-Awareness On The Mats

“Getting to know yourself is the key. Getting to know who you really are and how you really feel about what you’re doing.” Victor Estima, World No-Gi Champion 2011 Mental aspects…

Product Review: SCRAMBLE Spats

This review is for Spats (Black) from SCRAMBLE. Personally, I’ve never worn Spats or Compression gear of any kind before. (Rash Guards don’t count, people. Those are different.) This is…

Product Review: Carioca (Ipanema Edition) Gi – CTRL Industries

“In Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, we either live or die by the Gi. We sweat and bleed in the Gi. If used properly, a Gi becomes an extra set of limbs. It…

Meet Brenda Heller: Jiu-Jitsu Beauty & Beast

Erin Herle recently sat down with Brenda Heller, 2012 Bluebelt Juvenile 2 Middleweight and Absolute World Champion, to find out a little bit more about her training, motivation and what…