The Lineage

LINEAGE Japan to Brazil to New School BJJ!!! By Jasen Vassoodaven Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is relatively new to the UK, when you compare it to other combat styles and systems, but it has had a huge impact on the martial arts world. Despite its ever-growing popularity, a lot of people who have never heard of it before, can’t understand how a Jiu-Jitsu art is Brazilian, when Jiu-Jitsu is supposed to come from Japan. Furthermore, people who train in traditional martial arts are very proud of having a lineage that they can trace to the founder of their art. This justifies the legitimacy of what they are practicing, in some cases, more than the actual ability to apply what they are learning […]

Grappling Industries 2019

Grappling Industries London Another busy day of competing for New School BJJ on Sunday 15th December 2019. This time at Grappling Industries London, which was held at the Moberly Sports Centre.  At this event, competitors fight in a Round Robin format, which means that they are guaranteed more than one fight.  This is great for first time competitors, as it gives them a chance to gain some valuable experience. The Youth Squad had four kids competing and all of them showed that hard work and perseverance pays off!!! All of them medalled to win four Golds, one Silver and one Bronze medal from fighting in both Gi and No-Gi categories. The Adult Squad gave a fantastic performance, with several competing […]

New School All Over the Place Part II

New School All Over the Place Part II It wasn’t only our Youth Squad that had a busy weekend on the 23rd and 24th November 2019. Our Adults competed up and down the country as well. Reiss, Jules, Louis and Liam competed at the English Open in East London.  They all fought amazingly well to take home two Golds and two Bronze medals!!! Up in Wolverhampton, we had Ryan competing in the NAGA England Championships. He gave a fantastic display of takedown skills, earning himself a Silver medal in the No-Gi category. Excellent results as always guys!!!! NSBJJ Admin Team www.newschoolbjj.com

New School Kids All Over the Place

New School BJJ Kids all over the Place!!! On Saturday 23rd November 2019, the New School BJJ Youth Squad had members taking part in three competitions!!! At the English Open Championships, in East London, Safiyyah, Dylan, Candice and Johan were ready to show their skills – this being the first competition for Candice. Making us proud as always, all four kids fought amazingly well and brought home two Golds, one Silver and one Bronze medal!!! All the way up in Wolverhampton, JJ competed in the NAGA England Grappling Championships, winning both the No-Gi and Gi categories to take home, not only a Gold medal but a very nice Championship belt!!! Finally, we had Lyka, who took a twelve hour journey […]

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