Garnett, KS: Brock Moody Sr's Brock-Do-Jujitsu is WORSE than [some other Bullshidoka]
ok, so I'm in Garnet KS, visiting my gf's family on our way back to Las Vegas from Indiana, and her brother tells me about this place called brockdo jiu jitsu (http://www.brockdo.com). He also tells me that this guy Brock had a write up in the local paper telling all about his truly amazing accomplishments in the world of martial arts, which was followed up by a letter to the paper from someone from one of the organizations Brock claimed to have received some of his accolades from saying that they had never heard of him, he had never won a tournament from this organization and neither had his students.
I'm a blue belt in BJJ from Gracie Academy in Torrance, with additional training from Jeff Glover in LV and Mike McVicker in Terre Haute, In., so I figured I'll come in and see what's up with this guy and roll with him since he claims to be a JJ teacher. I show up, he doesnt want to roll right then. Fair enough, I ask him what's a good time to take a private and roll with him. He says I can roll with his brother, who he says is 300 lbs. I ask Brock what he himself weighs, he says 260 - I can tell he's 200 max, but I say 260 is better than 300, so how about he and I just go at it instead. He says he can't because he's booked up alllll week, not an hour to spare. I tell him I'll happily go with his bigass brother, he takes my number, and they never call me. When I was talking to Brock I asked him who he learned from, he says 'bro, over 30 years thats too many teachers to pick one!' I explain to him my personal Gracie lineage, who trained me and who trained my instructors, he still refuses to come up with a name. Basically what it comes down to is he refuses to train with me even though he has at least 30 lbs and plenty of muscle over me. IN fact when he's writing down my number for his brother his hand is shaking like its about to fall off.
ok so I go to his website, and I notice that he claims, among other things, that his son is world record holder for having trained 975 hrs in 1996, when he was four years old, and was a 'sensei', whatever that means, by the time he was 11 years old in 2003, credit for that fact goes to http://glocktalk.com/sitemap/topic/445978-1.html
THe first claim on his school website, http://www.brockdo.com, is that he is a proud member of the KMF, the 'premier North American organization dedicated to all the martial arts disciplines', and looking at betterwhois.com you can see that the kmf website is registered by someone also located in Garnet, KS, a town with a population of something like 13. Pretty coincidental that both KMF and brockdo happen to be located in the same tiny Kansas town. http://www.kmfmartialarts.com
Looking at this guy's website, there's just so much bullshido I almost don't know where to start... he has a kid who has apparently been training for 14 yrs, looks like he's about 14 years old and is a 7th degree black belt. He currently attends jr. high school and is the school's head weapons instructor!
He has a daughter in grade school who is listed as an instructor. Among the other rules of his 'school' are 'no lieing' (sic) and that if a kid gets in trouble at school he must be notified immediately by the parents. He was awarded his own 'style' by the ubiquitous KMF and if u look at his pics they're mostly of him posing in a weight room trying his very best to look ultra superduper hard. I'm serious, if u wanted to go over his website and credentials with a fine tooth comb, all this stuff is just the tip of the iceberg. This guy is a joke.
Anyone want to pick up the ball and run with this? please please please!!!