Is it possible to become a world class Jiu Jitsu competitor without regular instruction?

Rafael Lovato Jr managed just that and became arguably the greatest American Jiu Jitsu fighter of all time while only seeing his coaches (Saulo and Xande Ribeiro) four or five times a year.

In this video, Rafael Lovato Jr discusses how he managed to develop his Jiu Jitsu in near isolation, the importance of asking questions, using a journal, and setting goals to stay on track of your progress.

March 09, 2021 — Casey Kluver