Hurricane Sandy

Many of you around the country and the world have been watching the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy. Millions of people have lost their homes, businesses and loved ones; these victims will be faced with incredible hardships over the coming weeks.

The Marcelo Garcia Academy / MGInAction has been affected by this most recent storm as well, but our team is safe and spirited, and we thank you for all your thoughts and outpouring of kindness.READ MORE

Marcelo Garcia Wins 5th Mundial Gold in Impressive Fashion


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This is a guest post by KC BJJ, part of the Bloody Elbow grappling coverage team.

Last weekend, Marcelo Garcia competed at the 2011 IBJJF World Jiu Jitsu Championships and for the fifth time in his career, he walked away with a gold medal. To win the gold in any tournament like this is an impressive feat, but Marcelo did it without conceding a single point.READ MORE

Rolling Reflections – BJJ Weekly

Marcelo Garcia is the most exciting grappler on the planet. His Jiu-Jitsu game is dynamic, fluid, and at a level most of us will never be able to fully understand. In this episode of Rolling Reflections we did something a little different, Marcelo wanted to roll at 100% and so Pete gave him everything he had. Pete outweighs Marcelo by at least 60lbs, but as you can see that wasn’t a problem for Marcelo.