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BJJ Questions General

Why Are BJJ Classes So Expensive? Here’s Why

This is a common question that many people ask when they first start looking into Jiu Jitsu classes and gym options. That’s because compared to your regular run of the mill gym, that may offer some aerobic classes, a weight lifting room, and some stationary bikes. BJJ and MMA gyms provide some of those things […]

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BJJ Questions General

Jiu Jitsu for Police: Why BJJ is it the best martial arts option

Police Officers, Fireman, and Emergency Medical personnel form the backbone of our society. It is a calling that is answered by both men and women from all walks of life. The realities of working as a public servant can be harsh, even in the fields where police aren’t there to apprehend a suspect, subjects may […]

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BJJ Questions Injuries Tips

Why Do BJJ Practitioners Tape Their Fingers?

If you’re new to BJJ and you have seen some of the veteran grappler’s fingers covered in tape. Or you’ve watched videos online and saw all of the professional BJJ athletes had all of their fingers tapes.  Why Do BJJ Practitioners Tape Their Fingers? In BJJ, your hands are going to take a beating and […]

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BJJ Questions Injuries

Common Jiu Jitsu Injuries and How to Avoid Them

The longer you train Jiu Jitsu, the more likely you’ll get injured, we don’t want to discourage anyone from picking up this new amazing hobby, but we do want to keep it real. BJJ is a contact sport and a martial art. No matter how flowy or chill you roll, chances are you’ll eventually get […]

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BJJ Questions Competition

Olympic Jiu Jitsu: Is Jiu Jitsu In The Olympics?

Brazilian jiu jitsu has exploded in popularity over the last decade with the rise of UFC and mixed martial arts as mainstream sports. But Jiu Jitsu is one of the world’s oldest sports, tracing its origins all the way back to the Japanese samurai. The samurai developed the grappling technique as a means of last […]

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BJJ Questions Gi

How Much Does A BJJ Gi Weigh? Everything you need to know

How much does a Jiu Jitsu gi weight, and why is it important to know? If you’re just starting Brazilian Jiu Jitsu one of the first things that you will have to get is a gi to practice in. These are an essential part of training in BJJ and are required for your classes unless […]

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Kids

What Age to Start Jiu Jitsu? A Guide for Parents

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a martial arts combat sport that teaches self-defense, promotes physical fitness, and builds character. It’s a way of life that has a profound impact on anyone involved in the sport. The benefits of training BJJ are immeasurable for students of all ages, even children. The key to unlocking the physical, social, […]

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BJJ Questions General

How Long Does It Take To Get Good At Jiu Jitsu?

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is both fun and useful for so many reasons, which is why it is so popular nowadays. If you’re considering finding a school that teaches BJJ, you may have some questions. The same is often true if you only recently just started Jiu Jitsu. How long does it take to get good […]

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BJJ Questions Injuries Tips

Can You Do Jiu Jitsu With A Bad Shoulder? Tips On How To Avoid Injury

Everyone gets injured at some point, whether it’s your shoulder or something else. However, in spite of injuries like a bad shoulder, life keeps moving and we have to move right along with it. If you have Jiu Jitsu classes planned, then you are no doubt left with one very important question. I am not […]

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Celebrity

2020’s list of celebrities that train BJJ

A complete list of celebrity BJJ paractitioners Here at Let’s roll BJJ we wanted to make an updated 2020 list of celebrities that train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Many of the lists that we found online were a few years old and lacked some of the celebrities that recently took up BJJ. We will do our […]