17Oct

FEDOR EMELIANENKO AND RYAN BADER COLLIDE FOR THE BELLATOR WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP ON JAN. 26 AT THE FORUM IN INGLEWOOD, CALIF.

TICKETS FOR BELLATOR: FEDOR VS. BADER ON SALE THIS FRIDAY, OCT. 19 LOS ANGELES – The Finals of the Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix will see the greatest heavyweight of all time Fedor Emelianenko (38-5, 1 NC) meet current light heavyweight champ Ryan Bader (26-5) for the Bellator world heavyweight title. The dream matchup takes […]

15Oct

Tips for rapid progression in Jiu-Jitsu

Who do you wish to become as you journey down this Jiu-Jitsu path?   That’s an important question to ask… but don’t sit around waiting for the answer.  I tend to be a thoughtful, introspective person.  That may sound good on paper, but it can sometimes be a dangerous place to BE.  If we sit […]

14Oct

Bellator 208: Fedor v Sonnen Results

Bellator 208: Fedor v Sonnen takes place today, October 13, 2018 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, NY. This is the second semifinal of the heavyweight Grand Prix featuring a fight between Emelianenko Fedor v Chael Sonnen. The winner will face Ryan Bader who beat Matt Mitrione in yesterday’s semifinal Main Card (On Paramount Network, […]

13Oct

Bellator 207 Mitrione v Bader Results

Complete Bellator 207: Mitrione vs. Bader Results: Ryan Bader (25-5) defeated Matt Mitrione (13-5) via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-24, 30-25) Sergei Kharitonov (29-7-1, 1 NC) defeated Roy Nelson (23-16) via KO (knees) at 4:59 of round one Lorenz Larkin (20-7, 1 NC) defeated Ion Pascu (18-9) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Corey Browning (4-2) defeated Baby Slice (3-2) via TKO (punches) at 2:08 of round two Mandel Nallo (7-0) defeated Carrington […]

09Oct

Kraken Choke Variations and Shoulder Lock

In this little video I give you a peep into a few different versions of the Kraken choke.  It’s one of my favorite submissions!  I cover it in depth in the HeadHunter Instructional with several variations that will work for various body sizes.  I also show the accompanying stretches to develop the skill sets to […]

08Oct

The Maim versus the Kill in Grappling

I often think of joint locks as the maim whereas the choke is the kill!  The choke is the finality… there is nothing beyond the choke.  The joint lock is the maim in the sense that yes it hurts and can cause devastating injury… but it’s still not the choke.  I love the decisiveness of […]

07Oct

UFC 229: Khabib v Mc Gregor Results

UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor takes place today, October 6, 2018 at  the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada, part of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Area. The main event features a lightweight championship fight between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor Main Card (On PPV, 7:00 PM PT) -Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor – Khabib by […]

05Oct

HeadHunter Instructional is Now Available!

                  You can now get the Headhunter Instructional (Click here) Discount Code:  SPIDERNINJA The incredible new submission system created and conceived through the eyes of BJJ black belt and BJJAfter40 founder Mike “Spider Ninja” Bidwell. Over 4 hours of the most progressive and creative jiu jitsu attacks ever […]

03Oct

O Minotinho

With the 2017-2018 season just ended a little while ago, I’ll have to post some updates on what training has been like this year. My workout log is now at the T-Nation forums, for folks who like to follow that sort of thing. I’m big into weightlifting these days, both in and of itself as […]