Tag Archives: Advice

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Why Multi-tasking is Bad For Jiu Jitsu

If you’re like me, you have a hard time focusing on one thing at a time. At any given moment you’re working on three things at once. I think I’ll…

Tapping Out Cancer [2011]

It’s the last day of the Worlds at the Long Beach Pyramid and you’reĀ sitting front row at mat number 1. With your eyes glued to the match unfolding in front…

The Less You Do, The Less You Do

I’m not sure if this philosophy is an old saying or idea that’s been around for awhile but I’ve seen it happen a lot. The less you do, the less…

Our Mistakes Are Only Our Own

When I was 13, Mister Rogers died. I didn’t really know much about him but apparently his neighborhood was so cool he had his own show. And so everyone was…

WANTED: Low Maintenance Friendships

If you’ve trained jiu jitsu longer than a month, you’ve probably realized that it is a lifestyle. Suddenly you’re noticing how that pack-a-day routine you’ve got going on really isn’t…