Things to think about

I don’t blog often but when a certain topic strikes a chord with me, I then write about it. I recently came across a YouTube video titled the Northmen Guild’s Code which I think are some wise words hence why I’m sharing them here. Some see Jiu Jitsu as a martial art, others see it differently. Earlier this week, MMA …

A Black Belt is just a White Belt who hasn’t quit…………

The title of this blog is pretty interesting. It makes you think about a lot of things if you’re training in a martial art. I’ve always said that everyone can achieve a Black Belt in Jiu Jitsu, no matter who they are and I stand by that still. Some are gifted from birth by being natural athletes while others struggle …

Our Winter 2017 program has begun

I’m glad to report that our Winter 2017 program has begun this evening. I was happy to see so many faces return and I’m looking forward to what challenges we can accomplish during this session. I’m also glad to say that with other martial arts clubs in the area increasing their membership dues, Blue Jiu Jitsu has managed to keep …

Sempai Jeff is now a Brown/Black

Congratulations to Sempai Jeff on obtaining his Brown/Black Belt tonight. He underwent the toughest grading that he’s ever been subjected to with all current black belts in attendance. At the end of the grading, all were left with a few minor injuries that will be spoken about in days to come but one thing is sure; that Jeff performed very …

Sensei Steve Z

We are saddened to announce that Sensei Steve Z is forced to move up north due to employment. He’s leaving behind a long legacy here at Blue. Z man came to us many years ago (before Driven Days in the basement) and was the forth student of mine to earn his Black Belt which was in 2013. Z had the …