Posted On:2/08/2006 9:53pm
I'm lookin for a non-bullshido MMA skool/camp in the tampa florida area.....can anyone helD?
Posted On:2/08/2006 9:58pm
Style: Just Muay Thai for now
Wrong sub forum to post this in.
Posted On:2/08/2006 10:36pm
Style: BJJ and MMA
Posted On:2/08/2006 10:37pm
Posted On:2/08/2006 10:44pm
ok I have found 2 skools that cought my eyes now i need someone to tell me if they have heard anything about them and if there bullshido or not?
i dont think there bullshido but if u have heard anything lemme kno
Ight First off:
Royce Gracie Jiu Jitsu
Phone # 914-815-2777
14968 N Florida Ave.
It is about 40 mins away from me......the site is under construction now so i havent been able to get more info on it....
Tampa Fight Club
1670 N. Hercules,Unit E
they offer Vale Tudo-Muay thai-Boxing-Grappling
this school is about an hour from me.......
Tough chances man lloll
Ninjer Pile on Me! Hurr!
Posted On:2/08/2006 11:51pm
Style: Bad KB, Worse MT
Gracie Tampa is Rob Kahn's school...he was one of Royce Gracie's first blackbelts in the US. Rob was also a Golden Gloves boxer in NY I believe. I personally have enjoyed ROb's hospitality and would recommend him to anyone. If you get a chance, also chat with Aesopian, he is associated with Eduardo Delima who is an incredible BJJ instructor with schools in both Tampa and Clearwater. Eduardo is also very friendly.
I've posted this several times and please do not take my word for it and no disrespect is meant towards Rob or Eduardo's schools. The feeling I got from my one visit to each school was that Rob's teaching has more of an MMA bent/application and Eduardo's is more traditional BJJ. You would be receiving excellent instruction at both schools.
MMA Record vs Llamas 0-1-0
(The Llama bit my junk but the ref didn't see it).
Posted On:2/09/2006 12:26am
wat do u mean by this?
Posted On:2/09/2006 12:30am
Style: Muay Thai & BJJ
MMA bent, as more practical for the cage.
Originally Posted by Sifu Rudy Abel
"Just what makes a pure grappler think he can survive with an experienced striker. Especially if that striker isn't following any particular rule set and is well aware of what the grapplers strategies are".
DO NOT LISTEN TO ME
Posted On:2/09/2006 8:16am
Style: Kickboxing/Sub. Grappling
Rob posts here.
Posted On:2/09/2006 10:17am
He's also a scrawny, computer nerd with long, hairy legs....wait...that's Aesopian. =P
I once tapped to an Aesopian triangle choke, not because I was about to pass out (ok, well maybe that had a little to do with it) but because his hairy ankles were tickling my neck and I was going to sneeze...so I needed my hands to cover my mouth since it is the polite thing to do.
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