Another Anniversary

by JenLast week was our bjj anniversary and today is our 15th wedding anniversary. We had many highs and lows throughout the years, but training has played a valuable role in helping us grow stronger. Especially during the stressful times while Tom was out of work....

Too Anxious

by JenMarcelo is visiting family & training in Brazil so our purple belts, Lior and Boom will be teaching the classes for the next few weeks. Yesterday was Lior's class. We worked on open guard sweeps to full mount, triangles from full mount, and triangles to arm...

Two Years of Training!

by JenThis week marks our two year anniversary of training. The first day I almost didn’t get out of the car. Look at us now.Who knew that in two years time:1. Logan’s room decor would include a belt, swords, medals and posters of Rocky & Jose Aldo?2. One of Hunter’s...

Resolution Time

by JenReviewing my 2010 resolutions, I realize I haven't done too shabby. Fortunately, my work in the nonprofit sector has me well versed in using the S.M.A.R.T. (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Timely) goal method, which translates well for personal...

Back in the game

I feel inspired again and ready to train. For a long time I have just been going through the motions in my life and in training. I feel everyone has some thing in their personal lives that holds them back. It keeps them from being who they are and who they could be. I...

Congratulations to the First Fenomenal Woman!

by JenCongratulations to Yasmin Soto as the first “Fenomenal Woman” profiled by Fenom Kimonos! Check out her interview at Fenom Kimonos Powered by She . It was inspiring to read about another family that trains together. Though we're scattered across the nation and...

Our Team Alliance Under Professor Carlos Rollyson

The Family With Robson Moura

Our First Coach Marcelo Meleiro