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“Grapple at the Garden 2″ Quick Results

“Grapple at the Garden 2″ Quick Results

The Fight Nerd December 2, 2013 0

On December 1, the second annual “Grapple at The Garden” event took place at the newly renovated Madison Square Garden arena in New York City (which just a few weeks ago held their largest

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Gym Tour of Renzo Gracie Academy in Manhattan

Gym Tour of Renzo Gracie Academy in Manhattan

The Fight Nerd April 5, 2013 0

The Fight Nerd took a tour with Igor Gracie of the Renzo Gracie Academy in Manhattan, NY, taking a look at the three floors that make up this amazing facility located at 224 west

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Igor Gracie previews “World Series of Fighting 2″ match and more

Igor Gracie previews “World Series of Fighting 2″ match and more

The Fight Nerd March 11, 2013 0

The Fight Nerd caught up with BJJ black belt Igor Gracie at the Renzo Gracie Academy in Manhattan, NY, to preview his upcoming bout against Richard Patishnock at “World Series of Fighting 2″, which

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Renzo Gracie’s “Mastering JuJitsu” Book Review

Renzo Gracie’s “Mastering JuJitsu” Book Review

The Fight Nerd February 1, 2013 0

When I first started properly training BJJ in a class and not just printing step-by-step instructional pages from the internet and bringing them to try in my judo class, things were not like they

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Technique of The Week: Renzo Gracie’s easy clinch takedown

The Fight Nerd July 12, 2012 0

BJJ and MMA legend Renzo Gracie demonstrates a super simple way to bring an opponent down from a Thai clinch in this week’s technique of the week. This video was filmed at the 2012

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Renzo Gracie talks learning and teaching MMA

The Fight Nerd July 10, 2012 0

Fight Nerd correspondent Phoenix Carnevale spoke with the legendary Renzo Gracie during the NYC Paradise Warrior Retreat about what makes a good student, teacher, how a fighter grows, and more in this video interview.

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Chael Sonnen responds to Renzo Gracie’s comments on him

The Fight Nerd July 6, 2012 0

Previously in the lead-in to UFC 148, we heard an interview from Renzo Gracie, who had some choice words about Chael Sonnen. It seems they did not fall on deaf ears, as Chael heard

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Renzo Gracie has had enough of Chael Sonnen’s trash talk

The Fight Nerd July 2, 2012 0

BJJ and MMA legend, Renzo Gracie, had some choice words for middleweight title challenger, Chael Sonnen, who has been disrespecting the denizens of Brazil for some time now leading up into his UFC 148

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Matt Serra awarded 3rd dan in BJJ by Renzo Gracie

The Fight Nerd March 19, 2012 0

Former UFC welterweight champ and TUF season 4 & 6 alumni, Matt Serra, was awarded his third dan in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu this past weekend by his instructor, Renzo Gracie. Matt tweeted, “@RenzoGracieBJJ: Promotion to

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Video – “A Fighting Spirit” – NY MMA fighters remember 9-11


The Fight Nerd September 7, 2011 4

This Sunday marks the ten-year anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The way America looked at itself was altered immensely on that date, and a decade later the world is a

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