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Rickson Gracie: Just Like You from Citizens of Humanity on Vimeo.

For ‘Citizens of Humanity’, this beautiful video was shot in the backdrop of Rio De Janerio and features the legendary Rickson Gracie. Rickson is such an inspirational figure to us and embodies everything that we love about Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

“Where there’s discomfort, there’s fear. In these very tough positions, you’re in a little piece of hell and through this daily suffering you learn to survive in these situations. You have to find comfort in the uncomfortable situations. You have to be able to live your worst nightmare. Jiu Jitsu puts you completely in the moment where you must have complete focus on finding a solution to the problem. This trains the mind to build that focus, to increase your awareness, your capacity to solve problems. Sometimes, you don’t have to win. You cannot win. But that has…

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