Posts Tagged ‘BJJ in Passaic County NJ’

Vital BJJ-Basics for Rookie Cops!

I’ve had the pleasure of training with lots of police officers at NJ United MMA. One common theme that many of them have repeated is their dissatisfaction with the lack of or quality of self-defense training in police training academies. In recent history, this has led many officers to seek formal self-defense training at specialized […]

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High-Level Jiu-Jitsu Late In Life? Absolutely!

Slight caveat – I don’t consider age 39 to be “late in life.” But hey, by the standards of some hip, young, early-20s Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitors, I guess that even age 29 could be regarded thus! In any case, today I was happy to discover this short article about 39 year-old Rubens Charles Cobrinha, one […]

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The Importance a Newbie-Friendly Gym!

Have you ever had to teach or ‘coach’ someone to do a task? Maybe it was a new coworker who didn’t quite know how your computer system works. Maybe it was a friend who needed help with a maintenance job around the house, or even a younger family member who needed your help with some […]

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Push Yourself, or Play? #Whynotboth!

I always feel sad when I see people working out while simultaneously keeping track of time or the “outside world.” They check the wall-clock, check their phones, get pulled-into social media on their phones, and that adds to the high drop-out rate that traditional gyms often have. However, one incredible benefit of training martial arts […]

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My Experience at NJU’s First Wim Hof Workshop (It was Awesome)

When I was in college, I remember my favorite professor describing the creative writing process: “It’s hard to be simple, but it doesn’t have to be.” I think that’s true of any walk of life. Over-complicating things seems to come natural to us, and the first things we forget are the basics. That’s a lesson […]

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NJ Jiu Jitsu | 30 FREE Days Training in Totowa, NJ

Take Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes for FREE for 30 Days in Totowa, NJ. NJ United Mixed Martial Arts is the premier martial arts academy in Northern New Jersey. The spacious new 3,680 square foot facility is located right on Route 46 West in Totowa. If you are looking for a FUN way to lose weight […]

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NJ Jiu Jitsu | BJJ classes in Wayne, NJ

Try our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes for FREE for 30 Days. NJ United Mixed Martial Arts is the premier martial arts academy in Passaic County, NJ. Head instructor Jay Hayes is one of the most experienced and accomplished instructors on the east coast. If you are looking to get in shape, lose weight, learn self […]

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Wayne BJJ | FREE 30 Days Classes

NJ United Mixed Martial Arts is the premier academy in Northern New Jersey. Try our classes for 30 FREE Days to see for yourself. NJ United MMA represents the most successful American based Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team in the country, Team Lloyd Irvin. Located in the heart of Passaic County, NJ United offers classes for […]

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The effectiveness of training with the kimono

Among practitioners of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), Submission Grappling, and Mixed Martial Arts there is a very common debate as to the effectiveness of training with the kimono (gi). Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, but they should be able to provide validity to their statements with proof or facts. Simply stating ones opinion […]

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NJ Jiu Jitsu | JT Torres seminar is HUGE success

This afternoon following a busy day of classes with the Little Spartans and Combat Gold competition team students training hard, fellow Team Lloyd Irvin Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt JT “Spiderman” Torres came in to teach an AMAZING two hour seminar for NJ United students. Not only was the seminar a great learning experience, but […]

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