Yoga & Jiu Jitsu

Discussion in 'Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu' started by MattCMMA, Aug 8, 2013.

  1. MattCMMA

    MattCMMA Master

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  3. MattCMMA

    MattCMMA Master

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    Yoga for BJJ: A Personal Challenge
     
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  4. DeeD

    DeeD Nak Muay

    Wow learn something new everyday, Wouldn't have taken you for the yoga type
     
  5. The Lion

    The Lion Ninja Pirate

    It's funny i recently just took up BJJ and Yoga pretty much at the same time although i took up the yoga for a form of exercise and relaxation to help my mind get away from from martial arts and aggressive/violent ideas ... oh well i'll just start knitting i guess.
     
  6. Caneman

    Caneman Test all things.

    With the BJJ I do in cross art training, I could definitely see the advantages to Yoga, both on flexibility and core strength. As a swimmer, and being very flexible since my pre-teen years... I tend to use my legs in ways few others do when we roll. Leads to "how did you do that" discussions. On top of everything else... reduced injury. Also causes me frustration now after that left knee hyper-extension... I have lost my advantage on that side.
     
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  7. one of the best Jiu Jitsu school in CHANDLER in my opinion. please check it out
     
  8. DanyBJJ

    DanyBJJ Initiate

    Well, at least you could use your BJJ spats with pride in yoga classes. Maybe you'll even look cooler than anyone else in the class too! That will be a good use of a piece of equipment I'm usually made fun of in BJJ :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
  9. johnnewman

    johnnewman Grasshoppa

    That was awesome.. That was the first time I came to know about these articles. I've been reading Elite Sports Blogs. That articles are also very helpful.. They explain each and every thing about it..
     

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