Quick update: Now up to 500 responses! The survey is concluding in December just before Christmas so my optimistic goal is to break 1000 before then. If you can post the study on facebook/twitter or just mention it to folks I will be eternally grateful. 500 is already a decent response but better to aim high I think!
Thanks to everyone who filled it out so far!
If you want to write something up for me to post to my facebook or have something already on facebook for us to share I would be happy to share it for you.
Yeah I was trying to think of something for people to post but I'm not great with wording such things how about:
BJJ practitioners needed to participate in on-line survey of BJJ gradings/belt promotions by Oxford University researchers! Please visit www.bjjsurveys.com to complete! Everyone taking part has a chance to win £20 and a copy of Stephan Kesting's newest instructional DVD (and help encourage future research). Thanks for your help/time!
Thread Necromancing to let people know that despite being way overdue I'm starting to post the results from this survey: http://www.bjjsurveys.com/blog/2013/...s-demographics
If folks have any particular data they are interested in hearing about drop me a line.
Interesting, I would've guessed there'd be more while belts than blue belts.
Also, 2nd post up, this time focusing on more BJJ specific things like average age/years training/weekly training for specific belts and the most common training profile from the data:
Posting Part 3 up... a bit more psychological this time: