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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

 


The Columbia University Brazialian Jiu Jitsu Club has been home to thousands of students looking to stay safe, get in shape, and make new friends. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art focused on control and submission. Through a strong foundation based on positional hierarchy and body mechanics, it is designed to be the best means of gaining and maintaining control over a resisting opponent, while exposing opportunities for counter-attack. Combining the use of throws, takedowns, joint locks, chokes, and refined core body movement, the BJJ practitioner learns how to escape from an inferior position into a dominant one. It′s a lot of fun, great exercise, useful for self-defense, and an awesome way to challenge yourself and learn new things!


 

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To learn more about the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Club, please visit their website or contact the officers listed below. To join the club, click here

Officers:

President George Kyle Johnson gkj2106@columbia.edu
Vice-President Cassidy Mayeda cem2214@barnard.edu
Treasurer Royi Horowitz rh2761@columbia.edu
Secretary Chelsea Blackburn csb2149@columbia.edu