Friday, October 27, 2017

Ed. Note: Originally posted at www.TheSimpleVoice.Com from the series J. Wading Through the Stream (of Consciousness) / Photo by Bret Thompsett 

On the day when I let it all go and laughed, something completely shocking and wonderful happened to me as the activitie...

Thursday, October 19, 2017

When looking back at my Jiu-Jitsu journey, each week back on the mat since injuring my ribs has been filled with a-ha moments. While I don't feel 85% and still have some pain in the muscles around where my rib injury occurred, I have been moving much more fluidly and t...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The second and final installment of FREEROLL Contributor Tanvir Mosharraf's exclusive interview with Siddharth Singh, the highest ranking BJJ Practitioner in India.

Read Pt. 1 online here.

What is the biggest challenge you foresee, with the growth of BJJ in India?

To me...

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

"The next step now is to continue to train and work until I can move this summer to continue my Jiu-Jitsu journey in Vegas."

Dustin Harraway, BJJ Purple Belt and Submission Grappling Practitioner

(Pic - FREEROLL Publisher Clinton Dela Cruz and Contributor Dustin Harraw...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Continued from Mat Rust Ep. 03

The nurse tripped me out because he thought it was fractured and told me I couldn't even hike when I asked what can I do. The Doctor was cool but didn't leave me with any real answers other than either way, 6-8 weeks off, and discharged me...

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

It didn't make sense to write about mat rust for a time because I was pushing myself to be consistent after five years away.  And I was!  So there is no need to Mat Rust.  

Or is there?

My goal was to train up to 5x/week, which I was able to hit fairly oft...

Monday, August 7, 2017

FREEROLL had the opportunity to interview CJJF Brown Belt and avid competitor Will Torres about his last competition as a Purple Belt, the San Jose Open. Enjoy and connect with Will Torres on Instagram - @willtorres.spn. Oss!

Pre-Competition

  • What are you feeling?

I...

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The explosion of Jiu-Jitsu has created a mountain of reputable and knowledgeable instructors. Many of these instructor have designed excellent media products to help improve your Jiu-Jitsu. One instructor that has consistently risen above the rest with his exceptional...

Monday, March 20, 2017

Before competition, I felt great physically and mentally. I felt calm and confident for this tournament. I would never enter any competition unless I felt that I could win 1st place. This competition, the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) Pan America...

Monday, March 20, 2017

Gi? Check. 

Belt? Check. 

Mouthguard? Check. 

Patience? 

Patience?

Patience? 

When starting to learn something new, it's exciting. You sign up for your first class, buy your first gi, a rashguard, a mouthguard, and other items. While many things to supplement your training c...

Please reload

© 2017 by FREEROLL, LLC