Tag Archives: James Eke

First Annual Duel For The Yule Charity Tournament

  Our First Annual Dule For The Yule charity tournament was a massive success with a great haul of toys to make sure all kids have a great Christmas. We ran a Kids Fun Tournament/Games, Adults Jiu-Jitsu, Kickboxing and Soft-stick … Continue reading

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Lineage Matters!

Get the most from your training by James Eke In the martial arts these days people seem to forget just how important lineage is in their training. When we are looking for a martial arts school to train at we … Continue reading

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Jean Jacques Machado Jiu-Jitsu officially lands in Victoria, BC at Eke Academy of Martial Arts

  In the landscape of Jiu-Jitsu there are legends. Few come close to a living legend the likes of Jean Jacques Machado who is not only a pioneer in bringing BJJ to North America and trains a ‘who’s who’ of … Continue reading

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It is time to start your Jiu-Jitsu journey

by James Eke We humans are an interesting bunch. We will sit for hours watching other people have amazing adventures and wonderful lives but when it comes to seeing this same magic happen in our own lives we will come … Continue reading

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Brazilian Jiu-jitsu is for everyone

by James Eke After 35-plus years in the martial arts I’ll be the first to admit that some martial arts are good for some people while others are good for ‘others’. While there may be people out there who would say that this … Continue reading

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Essence of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

  by James Eke Someone asked me the other day what Jiu-jitsu was and I answered with a clinical text book answer. Then they asked me something that made me think, they asked, ‘what is its essence?’ Now giving a … Continue reading

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Brazilian Jiu-jitsu five days at week at Eke Academy

  Not only can you learn Jeet Kune Do, Kali and Silat at Eke Academy of Martial Arts in Victoria, BC, but now you can train in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu five days a week! EAMA is pleased to announce that it … Continue reading

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