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Synonyms for jiujitsu

a method of self-defense without weapons that was developed in China and Japan

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Pakistan's PAK MMA Star, Bashir Ahmad won a gold medal in the 85kg weight in the expert division at the Bangkok JiuJitsu Championships in Thailand.
A wrestler in his youth, Grillo started boxing at age 18 and trained in Brazilian jiujitsu under Rickson Gracie.
Pair any of these with the excellent gastropub offerings devised by Chef Mary Potts, who also trains and competes in JiuJitsu. Over at Arbor Brewing Company (arborbrewing.com), Matt and Rene Greff produce the crispest pilsners through to chocolatey stouts and have helped transform downtown since 1995.
"I was like, 'Just don't go to jiujitsu for three months, so you don't break any bones.' "
For example, in 2014, Kreiswirth and colleagues (14) reported on the incidence of injuries among male Brazilian jiujitsu fighters, while Nasri et al.
Aunque queria que El ferrocarril subterraneo estuviera escrito de manera muy lineal, hay dos elementos del libro que son un jiujitsu posmoderno.
To speed up the process, one of the paper's co-authors, the EWG's Soren Rundquist, suggests a bit of budget jiujitsu: shift a tenth of that federal cash now heading into Iowa, $100 million annually, into paying farmers to plant covers.
For every inspiring news item of a woman defending herself, for every group of society girls practicing jiujitsu on the White House lawn, there are accounts like that of a Harvard doctor who warned, in 1873, that physical exertion during menses would leave young women sterile, or eugenicists who wanted to protect women from theoretical attackers in order maintain racial "purity."
In a quintessential Bourdain move, the recipe for an acai bowl is slotted into a category that I'm fairly certain exists in no other cookbook in the world: "Fight!" Its header is a gross-out masterpiece: "Brazilian jiujitsu is a thing in our house.
A professional mixed martial arts competitor since November 2007, Rafols once rode a seven-fight winning streak and is known for his remarkable Jiujitsu skills, with six out of his eight career wins coming by way of submissions.
He did jiujitsu and I did karate and he said, 'If you can stand your ground against me for five minutes you've got a job'.
A black belt in jiujitsu, Diaz then slipped behind him and applied the choke hold that finished the fight, silencing the thousands of Irish fans for the first time on the night.
From 2003 to 2012, the federation with a higher percentage of doped athletes is the FIGGMA Grappling Jiujitsu Martial Arts with 25%, followed by FIB--Bowls with 18.2%, FIBBN--Amateur Natural Bodybuilding with 13.2% and 10% with FIDAF--American Football.
This is Chef Joshua Skenes' private dojo, where he practices the art of Baguazhang, Judo, Jiujitsu, and Mixed Martial Arts, among other Kung Fu and martial arts disciplines.