Big Changes in our lives in few months. We did leave Dublin to pass summer in Alsace and end up for the next school year in Sicily !
Some pics of our Judo and BJJ demo in city center - July - France
Once when Kyuzo Mifune visited a karate dojo,
Jigoro Kano in a 1936 conversation with Gunji Koizumi (Budokwai Bulletin, April 1947)
Today Vicente Junior will be answering to our questions!
4º degree de la Riva Black belt World champion, 5x Pan ams champion, 2x Pan ams no GI champion, multiple times IBJJF gold medals!
As a super-technical rooster category black belt, Vicente showed us De La Riva concepts, details and techniques during his seminar at De La Riva Dublin. Aside from the Jiu Jitsu experience, we discovered a great person behind the GI, with loads of passion for his job, his students and his family.
Keep reading to know more about competition advice, Jiu Jitsu in the old days and the struggles and regrets of a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu world champion.