From legendary Brazilian jujitsu and MMA grasp Rickson Gracie comes a riveting, insightful memoir that weaves collectively the story of Gracie’s gorgeous profession with the bigger historical past of the Gracie household dynasty and the founding of the Final Combating Championship, displaying how the connection between thoughts and physique will be harnessed for achievement each inside and outdoors the ring.Undefeated from the late Seventies via his last combat within the Tokyo Dome in 2000, Rickson Gracie amassed lots of of victories on the street, on the mat, on the seaside, and within the ring. He has joined the pantheon that features Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris, and Jackie Chan as some of the well-known martial artists of the twentieth century. Jujitsu, the preventing type developed and pioneered by his household, has change into one of many world’s most distinguished martial arts, and Vale Tudo, the “something goes” type of Brazilian road preventing over which the Gracies had a monopoly, was an early precursor to the Final Combating Championship. Merely put, with out the Gracie household, there could be no sport of “MMA”, no four-billion-dollar UFC empire, and no “Brazilian jujitsu” at strip malls all throughout America.In Breathe, for the primary time, Rickson will share the complete story of how his father and uncles got here to develop jujitsu, what it was wish to develop up amongst a number of generations of world-renowned fighters from the Gracie clan, and the ideas and expertise that guided him to his undefeated file. From studying to claim himself on the streets of Rio to gaining fame and honor in Japan and rising via heartbreaking tragedy, the martial arts grasp shares tales of overcoming challenges, extolling common virtues and displaying listeners how satisfaction and ego are the enemies of success. With profound insights into the game and lifestyle that solely a studied legend can present, Breathe is an entertaining and magnified view of an everlasting legacy in addition to an inspiring story of weathering life’s complexities and overcoming them with type and beauty.Supplemental enhancement PDF accompanies the audiobook. PLEASE NOTE: Whenever you buy this title, the accompanying PDF can be obtainable in your Audible Library together with the audio.
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