Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Happy 55th Birthday Rickson Gracie!!

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Today, November 20, 2013 marks the 55th Birthday of one of the greatest Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners ever! Not only is his technique awesome, his philosophy is too! A true Warrior!!

For those who don't know Rickson or have never seen him in action, I'm posting 5 videos!


Choke - Documentary about Rickson Gracie (1:38:28)

TLC Top 10 Martial Arts TV Show:  Rickson and Helio (3:45)

Legendary Rickson Gracie (1:02:44)

Undefeated Low (in Japanese and Portuguese 1:19:11)

Rickson Gracie the Legend (in Japanese 44:05) 

Happy 55th Birthday Rickson Gracie!!! Many many more to come!

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DOH! LOL at me, it may be tomorrow and not today! My sincerest apologies if that's the case to Mestre Rickson Gracie... Happy Early Birthday!

My friend Thomas Holtmann (aka Gong Fu Dog) has informed me that he is in Japan now, so yes, it's his Birthday where he is!! Obrigado Gong Fu Dog!



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