BJJ In Your 40s – The Real Deal from a Guerrilla BJJ Member in Reno

This is part two in a two-part series proving that when it comes to starting BJJ, age ain’t nothing but a number. Check out part one here. We get a lot of questions about starting Brazilian jiu jitsu later in life – and by that we mean not as a child, a teen or in your 20s. […]

Starting BJJ in Your 40s? You’re in Good Company – Guerrilla BJJ Reno

This is part one in a two-part series proving that when it comes to starting BJJ, age ain’t nothing but a number. We could tell you all day long that age is no deterrent to starting Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. But why take it from us? We pulled one of our members off the mats long […]

The Best Way to Roll – BJJ Tips from Guerrilla in Reno

When it comes to Brazilian jiu jitsu, different people have different rolling philosophies. Some prefer going fast and hard because diving right in is a good way to learn. Others believe in playing things more moderately, avoiding injury at all costs. And still others think there’s a happy medium somewhere in the middle, splitting the line […]

Six Reasons Your Age Doesn’t Matter in BJJ – Guerrilla BJJ Reno

Age ain’t nothing but a number, and while that may be up for discussion when you’re dating someone, it’s certainly true in the BJJ world. Google “am I too old for BJJ?” and you’ll get more than one million hits in three quarters of a second. And all of them offer a variation on the same […]

90 Seconds off the Mat with BJJ Instructors at Guerrilla Jiu Jitsu, Reno

You asked for it, and we (somehow) delivered – we managed to pull BJJ instructors Scott Fritzinger and Andrew Bowers off the mat long enough to write this post. Meet the guys running the show here at Guerrilla Jiu Jitsu in Reno. Scott and Andrew, RENO bjj instructors We asked the boys about their favorite part of […]

No-Gi Grappling – A Primer from Guerrilla BJJ in Reno

If you’ve seen the no-gi class on the BJJ schedule here at Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu in Reno, you may have wondered what makes it different from our regular classes. Or maybe it seems obvious – no gi, right? Right you are, but there’s more to it than that. Today, we’re sharing a quick-and-dirty primer on no-gi grappling. […]