I’m standing outside of the newly opened Robot Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy. “I don’t know,” says David Telfer, the Academy’s co-owner, “I just wasn’t born to sit in front a computer all day. I couldn’t handle it.” He pauses. “Estate planning, tax law. It was a good job. I worked hard to get it. It just, it made me feel like a robot,” he laughs. Four months out of UCLA Law School, fresh off of passing the bar exam, and saddled with 110,000 dollars in law school debt, David Telfer handed in his resignation at a prestigious law firm.
Kyra Gracie and Marcio Feitosa of Gracie Barra show us the modified anaconda choke. Kyra gives BJJ Legneds Magazine an exclusive insight, full and detailed interview of her background, family and women in the Gracies
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Leo talks to BJJ Legends Magazine about his training from start to finish and what it takes in his academy and eyes to be a Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. JiuJitsu from BJJ Legends Magazine, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Magazine and DVD (Issue 2009-02; BJ Penn; Leo Vieira; 27 techniques and BJJ Fights)