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Congrats to Eric and Phil

Congrats to Eric and Phil

One of my favorite things about jiujitsu is getting to promote people. For those that don’t know, there are 5 adult belts in jiujitsu and it takes roughly 10-15 years to achieve black belt. You will spend years at a given rank as you go through your own personal...
Why is it a fish?

Why is it a fish?

Often, the first thing someone asks when they see our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu logo is, “Why is it a fish?” As Shihan Jason Nishime is quick to point out, it’s not just a fish; it’s a koi. Koi fish are symbols of strength, perseverance, and fulfilled destiny. Their...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from Nishime Martial Arts! As we reflect on the past year, we are filled with gratefulness for everyone who has ever walked through our doors. August 2023 started our 35th continuous year as a family business! But really, it all started in 1973 when...
Yamanni-ryu instructor training. Yin and Yang.

Yamanni-ryu instructor training. Yin and Yang.

Last weekend, participants from around the country gathered for a Yamanni-ryu instructor training with Shihan Nishime. Weapons training is both a way to learn and preserve a beautiful traditional art and an excellent way to learn and understand body mechanics. Shihan...
Bringing families together

Bringing families together

Martial Arts is great for bringing families together. Parents don’t have to sit on the sidelines and watch. They can experience all the benefits of training just like their kids. Work off the day’s stress while building muscle, increasing flexibility and improving...