Monthly Archives: July 2011

Juijitsu in Boston(ish)

This week I find myself in quaint Burlington, Mass (on hour north of Boston). While last week I was sipping Coronas on a tropical beach in Panama, thankfully isolated from the world, this week I am forcibly isolated in the … Continue reading

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MMA versus Marathon: Two shades of crazy

If you practice JiuJitsu for a while, one of the most common questions you’re likely to get is “Why?” — second only to “Is that like Karate?”  Since I don’t have any visible tatoos, I’m over 35, and don’t wear … Continue reading

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Jiujitsu in Panama

While I write this, I’m waiting for a flight to Boston (might try Fenix Fight Club, since I’ll be stuck in Burlington, Mass without a rental car) and planning a trip to Argentina in a few weeks (just starting my … Continue reading

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DIY – Make your own Ipad 2 smart cover

I just got a brand new Ipad 2 from my job. While it’s not something that I would have gone out and bought on my own, I have to admit I really like it and its become a very useful … Continue reading

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Have Gi, Will Travel

About a month ago, we hosted the famed BJJGlobetrotter, Christian Graugart, at Ronin Athletics for the New York portion of his 6 month trek around the world. At this point in time, Christian's been on the road for 113+ days, … Continue reading

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Jiu Jitsu Training in Brazil

Looking over some of my previous posts, I realized I never posted a follow up to Researching Jui Jitsu training in Rio (August 2010). Oops. Here’s a much belated recap. I mentioned my plans at my gym, Ronin Athletics, and … Continue reading

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