There's a lot of different thought regarding Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and whether or not there should be tests or evaluations prior to advancing to the next belt. For years I didn't do it - thinking that "belt tests" were for Karate and Taekwondo. Instead, I'd use my own observations in class and … [Read more...] about Belt Promotions – Why we Test.
Houston Open and OKC Seminar!
On February 11, Brett Webster stepped up and competed at the 2018 Houston Open, representing the CTA-Irving, TX amazingly in both of his matches. He was able to secure his first submission victory in competition - an awesome guard pull straight into an armbar! Although he lost his second match, … [Read more...] about Houston Open and OKC Seminar!
My experience as a gym owner
To the prospective gym owner...please read: I’ve taught part time and full time since 2005 - I’d say I’m the hobbyist who made good. Competed a fair share throughout white and blue belts successfully, fading a bit starting at purple as I began transitioning into my role as an instructor. I … [Read more...] about My experience as a gym owner