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Royal vision that led to growth of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Abu Dhabi and the World

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi with the most accomplished UAE Jiu-Jitsu Fighter, Faisal Al Ketbi -- Photo courtesy Sport360.com

A seven-month process hosted over six continents to qualify for the World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Abu Dhabi next month ended last week in Gramado, Brazil. San Diego was one of the host cities to the trials not that long ago. That the southern California city is one of the host sites is entirely fitting. It was there, while watching an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) pay-per-view telecast almost two decades ago, that Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed conceived the idea that changed the landscape of grappling arts forever. Read More »

MMA documentary: Renzo Gracie – Legacy (updated)

Continuing with our MMA documentary series as we close out the year, here is “Renzo Gracie: Legacy”. Wikipedia describes it as: “…a 2008 documentary film about Brazilian jiu jitsu pioneer Renzo Gracie, directed by Gethin Aldous and written by Aldous ... Read More »

Fedor takes Manhattan

Showtime released this new video today showing Fedor when he recently made his trip to New York for the open workout and to announce the Brett Rogers fight. He also made a visit to the Renzo Gracie Academy.There is another ... Read More »

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