Interview from 2014 originally appearing on http://groundworkbjj.com/articles-and-books/the-academy/bjj-instructor-interview-alan-gumby-marques/ General Instruction People sometimes find this question tricky…What are “the basics”? I don’t think of this as a tricky question. A basic is something that requires little to no knowledge beforehand. Something is advanced because it has a prerequisite of knowledge of a basic. What constitutes a
All Proceeds going to https://www.siliconvalleycf.org/sjflood In February 2017, during one of the wettest winters in decades, several San Jose neighborhoods experienced severe flooding that has forced thousands of residents and businesses to evacuate their homes and caused significant damage to public and private property throughout the city. The most severe flooding has taken place
You honestly cannot find a better gym in the Bay Area. Besides having one of the nicest looking academies in the world, the level of instruction from Gumby and team and the amazingly nice people that train here make this my favorite place in San Jose. The only caveat I can mention is that during
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy in downtown San Jose. Follow us both on the mat and off!