Sandro "Batata" Santiago is a Champion Black Belt under Masters Roberto "Gordo" Correa and Ralph Gracie both from the world famous Gracie Barra in Rio de Janeiro. Batata currently teaches with Ralph Gracie in Northern California and consistently competes in the largest Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments. When he is not busy training, competing or teaching, Batata travels around the world passing on his vast knowledge of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and is infamous for his incredible arsenal of loop chokes and impeccable technique.
This DVD deftly detailing the intricacies of Batata's lethal loop choke attacks and finishes. A must have for anyone wanting to take their jiu-jitsu game to the next level!
Interview with Reila Gracie on "Carlos Gracie: Creator of a Fighting Dynasty"
Budo Jake recently had the pleasure to sit down with Reila Gracie the daughter of Carlos Gracie Sr and author of "Carlos Grace: Creator of A Fighting Dynasty" and ask a few questions regarding the book. Budo Jake: Why did... read more
Polaris Pro: The Next Big Thing in Professional BJJ Events
There's a new Pro BJJ Event happening and Budo Jake got a chance to sit down with Scramble Founder, Matt Benyon to talk all about - Polaris Pro! Budo Jake: What does Polaris mean?Matt Benyon: "Polaris" is the brightest... read more
Yoji Anjo vs Rickson Gracie Dojo Storm - Flashback to 1994!
A thought that has undoubtedly crossed any martial arts instructor's mind is "What would I do if I get dojo stormed?"Dojo storming is defined by the Urban Dictionary as:Challenging a dojo. It can refer to one or more people who... read more