GRIND 3 Pro-Grappling Recap and Results

GRIND – India’s first invitational only pro-grappling promotion held their third event (GRIND 3) on 27 and 28 July 2019. The promotion has come a long way since organizing its first event in 2017. This time not only did they …

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ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT (ACL) INJURY IN BJJ

As an Orthopaedic Surgeon I have treated many athletes who train in BJJ, and from other sporting disciplines including Muay Thai, football, rugby and basketball with ACL tears. I’m also a Blue Belt at Evolve MMA in Singapore. This articles …

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Mike Uka

As an avid competitor Mike has traveled extensively around the world and has competed in competitions in both Gi and No gi with great success. Formerly based in the UK, Mike traveled to South East Asia and having spent time …

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Roll Chasers & the Pacific Islands

Roll Chasers is an international jiu-jitsu camp and events company. Inspired by the passion and culture of jiu-jitsu, they launched the Pacific Island Jiu-Jitsu Camp 2019 that is open to all academies and belt levels worldwide. This jiu-jitsu camp will …

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Jakub Miroslaw Bilko

Let’s start at the beginning. With your martial arts background. How did you end up getting into BJJ. Were you always into combat sports? I discovered martial arts pretty late in my life – apart from doing some Taekwondo in …

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Chuck “The Truck” Willen

Chuck Willen is a legend on the Asian Masters competition scene, holds a black belt under Ailton Barbosa from Coconut Creek American Top Team, and has trained extensively around the globe (or disc if you’re from 10th Planet).  I first …

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Vic Dorfman – BJJ in the tropics

Vic Dorfman is a brown belt under Olavo Abreu, Asian Open gold medalist, online entrepreneur and digital nomad based between Bali and Phuket. We first crossed paths years ago while we were both training at Phuket Top Team and I …

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Copa de Borneo 2018

It’s been a memorable few days in the island beneath the winds. This was my first trip to Borneo and I was not disappointed. Stunning coastline, majestic mountain range, lush green forest, exceptionally friendly locals and some delightful local entheogens. …

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