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How to cut weight for BJJ Tournaments

By Arete BJJ Malta,

weight-cutting-for-bjj

Disclaimer This is not a medical guide for weight cutting. These advices are based on my personal experiences and they are not based on any kind of scientific facts. You should always compete in the weight class, that is closest to your weight. Extreme weight cutting for BJJ is not a good idea since the

New Club Location

By Arete BJJ Malta,

Arete BJJ Bus Map Location

From May 1st 2018, Arete Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Malta has moved it’s club from Gzira to St Georges Park Hotel, Paceville New location: Dragonara Road – STJ 06 Triq Dragunara, St. Georges Park Hotel, Level -3, STJ3141, San Ġiljan. Please see map on page if you’re looking to catch a bus to training. Alternatively, You

The Meaning Of The Word Arete

By Arete BJJ Malta,

Archived blog post from old aretemalta.com website

Arête means virtue or excellence, it is a trait that distinguishes people and makes them outstanding. It is someone who reaches their true potential and then they stand above the rest, because of their commitment and drive. It is also merit in any form or endeavor. Searching to be the best that you can be.

Vlog and results from Milano Challenge 2016

By Arete BJJ Malta,

Archived blog post from old aretemalta.com website

We had 2 guys entering Milano Challenge. Antti, competed in Master 1, Blue belt -76kg Mark, competed in Master 1, White belt -76kg Tournament was organised in Milano and there was close to 500 people competing. For Mark, this was his first tournament where he competed. Unfortunately, mark got caught in keylock in his first match

Arete BJJ Malta is part of BJJ Globetrotters

By Arete BJJ Malta,

Archived blog post from old aretemalta.com website

We are extremely happy to announce that Arete Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Malta has affiliated with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Globetrotters. What is Bjj Globetrotters? Bjj Globetrotters is a community of globetrotting bjj practitioners. The core idea of the community is to connect people who love to travel and train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Globetrotters was originally established by Christian Graugart,