Finding my groove again

Finding my groove again

A higher belt once told me that there would be periods along my jiu jitsu journey where my motivation and love for the game would be lacking.  As an eager blue belt, I laughed this off and swore it would never happen to me. But that’s just where I found myself for the...
The More Subtle Experience

The More Subtle Experience

I think it’s safe to say that winning matches and collecting the resulting medals are fun parts of every tournament. Sometimes though, things don’t go our way. But that’s okay – through the years I’ve personally learned to appreciate the more subtle tournament...