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Roots Brown Belt Grading: Paul Lee

Roots Brown Belt Grading: Paul Lee

Congratulations to Paul Lee who graded to brown belt last night. Being a small man, his Jiu Jitsu completely emphasises Helio Gracie’s philosophy, where a smaller person with technique and leverage can overcome bigger and stronger opponents. No one embodies this...
Prof Paulo Guimaraes Seminar & Grading

Prof Paulo Guimaraes Seminar & Grading

We had another great seminar from Paulo yesterday. Just when you think you really understand the basics, he totally freshens and sharpens them up for us. Paulo covered passing guard, keeping a strong base, and how to avoid being pulled to guard. Thanks again Paulo,...
Roots Grading: Prof Alex Vasilovski

Roots Grading: Prof Alex Vasilovski

The one question beginners always seem to ask me is “how long does it take an average person to attain the level of black belt?” In order to slowly introduce them to our type of training I lead with, “the most important thing is that you experience a class and see...
Prof Paulo Guimaraes Seminar & Grading

Prof Paulo Guimaraes Seminar & Grading

Once again we had the pleasure and honour of having Prof Paulo Guimaraes for a seminar at Roots St George. He showed various positions from guard and different ways of taking the back, and as usual, his understanding of Jiu Jitsu is at another level. After 20 years of...
Roots Grading: Kids & Teenagers

Roots Grading: Kids & Teenagers

Congratulations to all our kids and teenagers on their new belts last night. You’ve trained for years and worked very hard for these belts, welcome to your new grade.    Grey: Riley, Dule, Reuben, Vera Yellow: Sophie, Flynn Orange: Isabella Green: Xavier, Jamie  ...