BJJ Lifestyle Academy Competitors Excels at The 2016 IBJJF Chicago Summer International Open Championship

On August 13-14, a team of Twelve competitors (Mike Rethmeyer, Keith Lynn, John Palos, Kalum K., Luke Mulch, Reid M., […]

Move Of The Week (NO-GI EDITION) Hip Throw

ON THIS MOVE OF THE WEEK (NO-GI EDITION), I AM DEMONSTRATING AN EXCELLENT HIP THROW. THANK YOU AND PLEASE SUBSCRIBE […]

Win your Jiu-Jitsu matches via “KATA GURUMA”!!!!

I have been training this modified “Kata Guruma” or “Fireman carry” throw (NOTE: 1:02min in the video) in GI and […]

Final match at the BLACK BELT MASTER Ultra Heavyweight division at the 2015 Chicago Spring International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship.

“Brazilian” Mike Rethmeyer versus Multiple IBJJF WORLD CHAMPION Rodrigo “Comprido” Medeiros! Final match at the BLACK BELT MASTER Ultra Heavyweight […]

BJJ LIFESTYLE ACADEMY COACH “BRAZILIAN” MIKE COMPETING FOR THE GOLD MEDAL AT THE 2010 IBJJF INTERNATIONAL CHICAGO OPEN

COACH “BRAZILIAN” MIKE RETHMEYER AGAINST ANN ARBOR BJJ BLACK BELT SEAN BANSFIELD FIGHTING FOR THE GOLD MEDAL AT THE BLACK […]

BJJ Lifestyle Academy Students and Instructors Excel in the 2013 IBJJF International Winter Chicago Open

BJJ Lifestyle Academy Instructors and students excelled at the recent 2013 IBJJF International Winter Chicago Open. Blackbelt Mike “Brazilian” Rethmeyer […]