“I think it’s a fallacy that the instructor should always be stronger than a student. I think that it should be the other way around. You should be developing students that some day get better than you and therefore the art evolves and doesn’t die out.” Budo Jake
Here’s the list of the most brutal rivalries in NCAA wrestling.
From a teaching standpoint you should really stick to the basics. Rather than doing a thousand things a few times, do a few things a thousand times.
TR Foley breaks down 9 of the grittiest and most inspiring comebacks in wrestling history.
Kyle Dake just completed one of the best collegiate wrestling careers of all time. Now the Cornell University graduate is preparing to make an even bigger impact on the sport outside of college.
Early in high school, I performed at my best when I was totally psyched up and attacked my opponent relentlessly. As I matured and faced better competition on the national level, I found I could perform better when I was a little more relaxed- From 5 tips to Keep Wrestling Fun by 1988 Olympian Hen Chertow
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“… mental toughness and fortitude, emotional stability, your physical attributes, all of that stems from your accountability to your work ethic. If you’re not willing to make the decision in your brain to get off the couch or get out of bed in the morning or not put your head on the mat, all those things will suffer.”
“The Gracies have the last name behind them. You’ve got guys, all due respect, Caesar Gracie for example, that have not really done anything as individuals per se. The Gracies have a last name and I don’t have that last name so I have to set myself apart from the group …”
In less than a century Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has become one of the dominant martial arts in the world.