Selecting A Jujitsu Dojo by Hal Zeidman

Selecting A Jujitsu Dojo by Hal Zeidman

Why have an article about selecting a jujitsu dojo in a magazine read by experienced martial artists, judoka no less?  The answer is that there tends to be a greater variety of both jujitsu schools and reasons for studying jujitsu.  It’s important to select a school...
Jujitsu: An Art and Science by Ben Bergwerf

Jujitsu: An Art and Science by Ben Bergwerf

Jujitsu, the gentle/yielding art, often has been misunderstood as purely a method of self-defense.  Though effective for self-defense, it is much more.  The “ju” of jujitsu has deeper meaning in Japanese than simply gentle/yielding/soft.  It is the ability to utilize...