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Married to My Favorite Training Partner

We get a lot of questions about our relationship and Jiu Jitsu. Brent is often being told how awesome it is to have a Jiu Jitsu family. I have decided to tell you guys what its like being married to my favorite training partner.  As some, but not all of you know, Brent and I both fell in love with Jiu Jitsu first and then each other. This means neither of us had to try to get the other one to try Jiu Jitsu. However that is not frowned upon at all ! I think if you started Jiu Jitsu or even tried it for your significant other because it was their passion, well that makes you one badass and...

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How Do I Improve? Make The Impossible Possible !

What's up guys! Long time no talk. We have some big things on the horizon so keep an eye on Cauliflower Ear Family! We all want to to get better. If you have no interest in getting better then I guess Jiu Jitsu isn't really your thing but if you're on our site I'm going to make a bold assumption and say you probably want to get better. The question is, how do we get better? Do you need to train with World Champions? Do you need to buy weekly private lessons? Do you need to train 14-21 times a week? No! Don't get me wrong the more you train, the quality of training, and the quality of your training...

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Old School VS New School- Who Is Right?

What's up guys! In the Jiu Jitsu world you may or may not have noticed that there seems to be a couple dividing topics. These topics seem to create "teams" if you will. No gi vs gi is a big one but another one that isn't as prominent is "New School vs Old School".  Old School Mentality You only need the bare bones basics to become a World Class Jiu Jitsu practitioner. Self Defense seems to be high on the list of importance. You hate new school guards and techniques such as Worm Guard and Berimbolo.  New School Mentality The new technique are pushing the Jiu Jitsu world into the future. Lapel Guard and tearing peoples legs apart are your jam and...

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