The Everyday Jiu Jitsu Podcast

The Everyday Jiu Jitsu Podcast Ep 23: Traditions in BJJ

September 13, 2023 Matt Kwan Season 1 Episode 23
The Everyday Jiu Jitsu Podcast
The Everyday Jiu Jitsu Podcast Ep 23: Traditions in BJJ
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This week I discuss the various common traditions in BJJ culture. I talk about cultish behavior, gestures, verbiage, and pineapples. Do you train at a traditional Jiu-Jitsu academy, or do you toke up in the parking lot before class? Let me know in the comment section and enjoy the podcast! 

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Intro
JJ Con recap
Significance of traditions?
Japanese Nomenclature
Face the wall to tie your belt
Bowing in and out
Slap bump
Abusing the uke
Asking higher ranks to roll
Bringing a pineapple to your first class
Creonte
No leglocks gringo
The gauntlet
Not washing your belt
OSSS
Outro