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The View From The Plateau: Hope and the Jiujitsu Journey Ahead
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The View From The Plateau: Hope and the Jiujitsu Journey Ahead

A strenuous life is filled with glory and disaster, but it remains critical for each of us to take a moment to reflect on where our personal journey has taken us, if only so that we may continue towards a desirable end. Last night, my acupuncturist asserted that I simply think too much and need … Continue reading

Class 200: American Top Team, St. Petersburg, Florida
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Class 200: American Top Team, St. Petersburg, Florida

Expect nothing; appreciate when Fortune brings the unexpected. Yesterday, I completed my 200th jiujitsu class in the most unexpected of places: St. Petersburg, Florida. Originally, I had aspired to take a private lesson with Professor Robson Moura at RMNU near Tampa, but he was travelling to seminars in Brazil. Not really a big deal though, … Continue reading

Small Victories: The UAEJJF Canada National Pro Tournament 2018
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Small Victories: The UAEJJF Canada National Pro Tournament 2018

I never win. I am not particularly talented in any specific area. Nothing that I have accomplished in my life has come easily or without a long haul battle to find success. I toil and continue forward with everything that I have a passion for because, for me, that has been the only road available. … Continue reading