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Richard Presley

A purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Richard is the owner and primary writer of Attack The back. Check out my <a href="/about-me/">About Me Page</a> to learn more!

(Watch) World’s Strongest Man Hafthor Bjornsson Rolls with Gunnar Nelson

In a meeting of two worlds, this week we saw two Icelandic sporting heroes battle it out in the gym and finally answer that age-old question “does technique overcome strength?” When The World’s Strongest Man Hafthor Bjornsson AKA Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane from Game of Thrones, called out Gunnar Nelson to grapple at the famous …

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Conor McGregor vs Dustin Porier – What’s Next?

Conor McGregor’s return to UFC was highly anticipated but the Irishman was some way below his best in the face of challenger Dustin Poirier. The two-round loss leaves ‘Notorious’ at a crossroads and inevitable questions are raised as to what happens next. McGregor is such a high-profile personality with media coverage following him inside and …

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The History of Art of Jiu-Jitsu and the Mendes Brothers

Dubbed by many as the most beautiful jiujitsu gym in the world, Art of Jiu-Jitsu (AOJ) managed to bring a level of new kind of aesthetics to jiujitsu gyms. With its all-white theme with their instructors and team members wearing white gis and black rashguards, the Mendes brothers along with RVCA founder and jiujitsu black …

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