Training report: Bottom half gaurd
For advanced program, we took a break from the front head lock system on Tuesday and did a quick review for de La Riva and transition to Sit up guard.
Next week is the turtle position for fundamentals.
We are 3 weeks away from the National NOGI competition (on Saturday 06 April).
Please note we will stop training nogi after the nationals competitions.
Also, Adam Wilson competed at the Wellington Nogi Regional on Saturday 16/03/19.
He posted some of the videos on facebook.
He had several matches and gains more experience.
We are still taking new members at the Sandringham Dojo:
681 Sandringham Road,
All level welcome.
If you have train before or not, please come down for a free class or email us for more information.
We have a fundamental programs for our beginners which was created, tested and improved for the past 7 years.
If you have trained before but have stopped for a while, you will enjoy getting back into it via attending our fundamental program.
While our dojo in Sandringham has been only opened since June 2018, we still have lot of seniors students (blue, purple and brown belt level) that come and train from our Epsom Dojo (opened since 2011).
Our fees are $20 per week with no contract or extra sign up fee.
What to expect from Auckland BJJ?
We train for sport competition but we do not force our students to compete.
Our competitors make a small percentage of our members.
Lot of members are doing it to stay in shape.
Do we focus on self defense?
Not really, we feel that you will become better at using your skills against an agressor if required by training with resistance against an experience sparring partner
Do you teach kids?
Yes and no.
We have an affiliate program in Grey Lynn which is run by our students Adam Evans.
He teaches kids from 5 to 12 years.
They have 4 classes per week (split into 2 format: Junior and Senior)
Please check out his website for more information.