Atemi-Jujitsu

The Grappler

The Grappler

It is strange how many requests I receive from other martial artists to train them in the art of grappling…

The Glistening Blade

The Glistening Blade

How many times have you not seen or heard of someone being attacked and the choice of weapon was a knife?

Soke Ben Mangels

Soke Ben Mangels

Ben Mängels started his career in 1954 as a young police officer in Durban, South Africa. He soon learned that the rough and tough sailors were a force to be reckoned with, so began his training in Kodokwan Jujitsu.

Do All Fights Go To Ground?

Do All Fights Go To Ground?

With the emergence of Mixed Martial Arts “cage fighting” in the early 90s and the subsequent domination of Brazillian Jiu Jitsu in this area we began to hear the claim that “all fights go to ground”…

Growing Up Tough

Clinton Raymond Frieslaar grew up in a tough neighborhood in Sanctor, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He was 18 years old when he first started doing Atemi-Jujitsu under Shihan Thaya Moodaley.