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VIDEO RESPONSE: Online vs. Live Training

March 26, 2014

Ryron and Rener Respond to the Controversy

There has been a lot of controversy surrounding a recent article/interview that was published in a Brazilian magazine in which Rener Gracie emphasized some of the advantages of internet-based jiu-jitsu training. If you haven't read it, here is a link to the article in English. After speaking to several members of the family, Rener and Ryron release this video to provide their thoughts on the issue and to discuss the most common misconceptions about Gracie University. They also discuss a modification to the GU belt promotion process that is outlined in more detail in the next story.