I had been a part of OFK for 8 months before Jamie brought Ricardo in for Jiu Jitsu. At first, I had no idea what it was or if I even wanted to try it. That is until Jamie and Ben told me about all the self defense benefits. It’s about making yourself equal to someone twice your size and being able to control every situation. Since starting jiu jitsu with Ricardo, I’ve become so much more confident in knowing that if something ever happened, I could defend myself and maybe even have the satisfaction of choking someone to sleep with a triangle (my personal favorite position