About Global Training Report
Global Training Report
(GTR) began publication in 2000 as
a 100% no-agenda, no-spin, no-politics, free service to practitioners and
fans of Brazilian
jiu-jitsu, boxing, judo, wrestling, Muay Thai, and other reality-oriented martial arts and combat
and articles cover the period 2000 to 2021 (a few were written as early as 1993).
From January 10, 2013, GTR
introduced the GTR series of books specializing in jiu-jitsu history, published exclusively by GTR
Publications. So far there are six books in the series, with two more coming
approximately fall of 2021 and one more in 2022. Click for catalog.
About Roberto Pedreira: Roberto Pedreira is the author of Jiu-Jitsu
in the South Zone, 1997-2008, Choque
1, 1856-1949, Choque 2, 1950-1960,
Choque 3, 1961-1999, Craze
1: The Life and Times of Jiu-Jitsu, 1854-1904. Craze
2: The Life and Times of Jiu-Jitsu, 1905-1914; and fortcoming in fall 2021: Craze
3: The Life and Times of Jiu-Jitsu, 1915-1934; Craze 4: The Life and Times of Jiu-Jitsu, 1934-1964, and forthcoming
spring or summer 2022, The Origins and
Evolution of Modern Jiu-Jitsu. He has published the Global Training Report since 2000 and has been training Brazilian
Jiu-Jitsu since 1994, in addition to other arts including English boxing,
Japanese Jūdō, and Muay Thai (มวยไทย)
among various others. Previously he trained Gōjū-ryū karate (_¬θ),
Jeet Kune Do, Korean Hapkido (합기도,
and a few other styles. He has no prejudice against any style.
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