Archives

Focus of the Week 06/24/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 6.24.2019 – 6.30.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Low Level Double Leg Takedown Front Choke and Scissor Sweep from Closed Guard Position – Closed Guard Bottom Intermediate Drills: De La Riva to Anaconda Takedown: Double Leg (Snap & Go, Chop…

0

June Arvada Newsletter

Kids Summer Schedule Change We now have a 10 am mixed Tigers and Little Tigers Jiu Jitsu class on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday! This schedule change will last until August 9th, for your summer needs! Get your training in early so you can have all…

0

June’s Member of the Month: Bob Yeager

After Professor Eliot Marshal guest instructed at Arvada, he asked our students if they had any questions about anything at all. One man raised his hand and asked about how Professor Eliot deals with anxiety. The whole room connected, sharing stories and methods of how…

0

ETC Denver June, 2019 Newsletter

What’s New at the Denver Academy this Month? You may have noticed a clear jar of shiny new pins at the front desk with a sign that says “ask how to get your free pin.” The buttons, designed by our very own Vanni Tran, are…

0

Focus of the Week 06/17/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 6.17.2019 – 6.23.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Rear Choke Defense Position – Back Escapes Risky Side Escape Intermediate Drills: De La Riva to Anaconda Takedown: Double Leg (Snap & Go, Chop Arms) Ground: Flower Sweep Series. Fan Sweep No-Gi…

0

Easton Creek Cleanup

On Saturday May 18th, the Easton Green Team organized our second annual cleanup at Boulder Creek. A large group of Easton Training Center Boulder members and staff gathered at Eben G. Fine park to comb the creekside and pick up litter. We filled multiple large…

0

Grappling Industries Summer Tournament

Grappling Industries is returning to Denver this summer! The organization will host a round robin tournament on July 27th. Early registration deadline for this tournament is July 13th. You can register at: https://grapplingindustries.smoothcomp.com/en/event/2018 At Easton we always encourage students to compete. Competing is a great…

0

Gi versus No Gi

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has traditionally been performed while wearing the gi uniform. But no gi grappling is also a highly popular sport. No gi divisions are offered at most jiu jitsu tournaments. And no gi classes are offered at all of our academies. What are…

0

Focus of the Week 06/10/19

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 6.10.2019 – 6.16.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Dragging Rear Naked – Back Control + RNC + Armbar + Switching Sides – Position – Back Attack Intermediate Drills: Rafa Steps to Leg Drag Takedown: Single Leg (Dump & Outside Trip)…

0

Focus of the Week 06/03/19

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 6.3.2019 – 6.9.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Punch Defense to Side Clinch Punch Defense to Back Take – Position – Closed Guard Bottom Intermediate Drills: Rafa Steps to Leg Drag Takedown: Single Leg (Dump & Outside Trip) Ground: Pass…

0

May Arvada Newsletter

Summer Camps Summer camp registration is still open! Sign your child up for some summer fun today! We will play games, do martial arts, and enjoy the mats! We have both Muay Thai and Jiu Jitsu summer camps! Jiu Jitsu camps are June 10-14th, August…

0

Chasing That 15 Minutes

By Nick Mavrick Middle-Age jiu jitsu comes with a unique set of consequences This is for the statelier of our jiu jitsu gentlemen and ladies; our venerated mat denizens, if you will. If you are over 35, you’ll know what I’m talking about. If you’re…

0

Focus Of The Week! 05/28/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 5.27.2019 – 6.2.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Single Leg Low Level Passing Guard (Under) – Position – Closed Guard Top Intermediate Drills: Rafa Steps to Leg Drag Takedown: Front Headlock & Sprawls Ground: Taking/Attacking the back or Marshall Plan…

0

Focus of the Week 05/20/19

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 5.20.2019 – 5.26.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Double Leg Low Level Triangle – Position – Closed Guard Bottom Intermediate Drills: Rafa Step to Leg Drag Takedown: Front Headlock & Sprawls Ground: Taking/Attacking the back or Marshall Plan (no-gi) Video…

0

Easton In House Tournament 2019

Children The line was almost out the door. Children with their families piled in ready to watch and compete. I was working the check in booth, giving kids their T shirts and later, their medals. The line seemed never ending, every child was accompanied by…

0

ETC Denver May, 2019 Newsletter

What’s new in Denver? The Denver academy is introducing a Jiu Jitsu Enrichment Program! What does this mean? For newer members that are 1-stripe to 4-stripe white belts, the Denver academy is offering FREE group private lessons in 8-week modules. Interested students will be assigned…

0

Fight 2 Win Tournament Recap

Fight 2 Win Promotions hosted the 2019 Colorado State Championship on May 11th in Denver. Many Easton competitors, both kids and adults, took part in the tournament. Congratulations to the Easton Academies that placed in the top 10 at the tournament! Overall Team Results: Easton…

0

Focus of the Week 05/13/19

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 5.13.2019 – 5.19.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Grip Strips Pendulum / Technical Armbar – Position – Ground Bottom Intermediate Drills: Toriando Takedown: Uchi Mata Ground: Back Escapes Video Kickboxing – Knees This week in Kickboxing, we focus on a…

0
Jason Rau in the top of open guard in no-gi BJJ competition

Focus of the Week 05/06/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 5.6.2019 – 5.12.2019 BJJ Fundamentals Bear Hug from behind – Over Knee Slice – Position – Guard Top Intermediate Drills: Toriando Takedown: Uchi Mata Ground: Back Escapes Video Kickboxing – Round Kicks This week in Kickboxing, we…

0

April Arvada Newsletter

Professor Eliot Guest Teaching We were so fortunate to have Professor Eliot Marshall guest instruct on April 15th. His message was very deep and influenced many of our members to speak about mental health. Additionally, he spoke about how Jiu Jitsu has changed and saved…

0

Focus of the Week 04/29/19

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 4.29.2019 – 5.5.2019 BJJ Fundamentals BearHug From Behind – Under Side Control Attacks – Side Control Top Intermediate Drills: Toriando Takedown: Uchi Mata Ground: Suskin Sweep Series VideoD Kickboxing – Boxing This week in Kickboxing L1, we…

0