SUBMISSION IS OUR MISSION THIS WEEK! This week gives our students the opportunity to learn the finer points of controlling and submitting our opponent from the Side Control and Knee on Belly positions. We'll begin the week from Side Control, where we will be discuss controlling our opponent's hips … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of September 20, 2021
BECOME AN ESCAPE ARTIST! This week will be focused on getting out of bad positions and working our way back into good ones! Since the root of all martial arts is Self-Defense, we will be addressing how to get out of some headlock positions both from the standing position and on the ground. Within … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of September 13, 2021
When I was younger I heard a saying, we can count the days in our lives or we can make the days in our lives count, it's up to use to decide. This weekend we definitely made the days in our life count! Coming together with Team Alpha Miami, we took 20+ athletes to compete in the JJWL tournament. … [Read more...] about JJWL DALLAS
Several members of the CTA-Irving crew recently participated in the Jiu-Jitsu World League's tournament held locally and did an absolutely incredible job! Equally as impressive as our team's performance was the support that cheered our athletes on from the stands. Each tournament, I get to see … [Read more...] about Amazing Work at JJWL Dallas!
This past weekend, CTA's Mason Fowler successfully defended his SUG Absolute Title against Vinny Magalhaes! Professor Caio had the following to say about Mason's preparation and mindset: "Most people complain when they join the competition team. They want to be successful but don’t want to do the … [Read more...] about AND STILL! Congrats Mason!