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September 2016

March 2016

The Importance of the Gi

        Hello, Everyone! Not long ago we wrote a blog on the importance of the belt lineage of ASR. Everyone enjoyed it so much we decided to once again do a blog on some more martial arts history specifically in Jiu-Jitsu. This time, however, our topic will be on the traditional martial [...]

February 2016

ASR Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Muay Thai Student Interview with T.J. Sligar

With getting back on schedule with our student interviews this week we decided to feature one of our very talented and hardworking students T.J. Sligar. T.J. is one of our adult jiu-jitsu students who has been with ASR for a little over a year but only been actively training, due to an unfortunate accident, for [...]

ASR's 2016 Expansion

  Hello, Everyone! Now that we are caught up here at ASR from the holidays, construction, and the beginning of the year we can finally get back on schedule. We had so much happening in such a short amount of time, literally only a month. Coach Ruas was inducted into the Santa Rosa County Chamber [...]

January 2016

ASR Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Student Interview: Rohwan Kent

Here at ASR BJJ we value the importance of creating a family atmosphere. We treat all of our students exactly like family by upholding a sense of ethics, morals, and values. A big part of this is encouraging our students to start training at a young age. With our Kids BJJ, we strive to build [...]

ASR Instructor and student Interview Jerry Johnson

Now that we've featured several of our students we want to highlight the lead instructor, Jerry Johnson. Coach Johnson has been with ASR BJJ and Coach Alex Silva Ruas for over nine years. As the lead instructor of our school he normally runs the morning BJJ class from 9:00-10:00 AM Monday thru Friday, and also the [...]

ASR Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Student Interview with Wyatt Ethan

Here at ASR BJJ we value the importance of creating a family atmosphere. We treat all of our students exactly like family by upholding a sense of ethics, morals, and values. A big part of this is encouraging our students to start training at a young age. With our Kids BJJ we strive to build [...]

ASR Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Student interview with Jessica Marie

So far we here at ASR BJJ have done a few articles on our students. We like to highlight not only our young students but our adult students as well. We want people to understand the versatility of this sport and how it was developed with the idea in mind that anyone can learn. Our [...]

ASR Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Interview with Dylan Jennings

(Here at ASR we like to take a moment to acknowledge and celebrate our students. By writing these blogs with our student interviews is one of the ways. We want to say "thank you" to all of our students who have contributed to our blog over the past few months. So, Thank you!) For our [...]