The Lab is a group of BJJ Practitioners that dreamt of a better way to keep track of our progress, not only mortal man but with jobs in the technology industry, we saw fit to create and develop bjjLabs, it made sense for us, we are sure that you will find it useful. At bjjLabs, we believe that showing up is the key to success, and having the right tool in your journey will help you get to another level; the key is to Keep Drilling. Start growing in your Jiu-Jitsu Journey.
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Some of the Modules for bjjLabs App
Profile Module The Profile module is your profile for everything related to Jiujitsu art. This module is part of the initial set up, in order to make the best out of bjjLabs you need to set your school where you train and the belt rank. Sections on this module are; Profile card. Items displayed on this section is your; Avatar, Name, Nickname, Belt rank, Number of Friends, Email Address, First Date Class (the first BJJ class) and Created Since (date when you created your bjjLabs profile) Profile Section. A Review of the personal information like; All schools that you have added and the dates, as well as the same info as the Profile Card as well as other information. Settings. This section is used for the initial profile creation, you can edit your Belt Rank as well as the Schools that you have trained since you started until your current school.
Update Rank Module This module is a simple one, but yet necessarily. Since professors and schools have different ways to promote a student, we offer a natural way using the Session Module, where you add it on the day of your training session. When you remove a training session from the Session Module that contains a promotion, you can use the Update Rank module by simply updating your rank here then by submitting the Update Rank button.
In this section, you will find some useful information on how to navigate the app and other common Q&A
Add School and Rank
Once you have logged in to the Profile and navigated to the Settings tab. Current Belt. Select from the drop-down select the color belt and the number of stripes that you currently have. Academy. You can add all your academies/schools with their beginning/end dates, respectively, or if you are training in two or more places at the same time. Leave the End date empty if you currently train on that academy. Let’s see an example; You might have started on the first school, then after some period of time you moved to another school, you can add both schools the first school needs to have two dates, beginning and end dates, the current school will always have beginning date but no end date, since this will be marked as your current school. You can find your school by typing the name of the school, you will then see a list of schools with the names matching what you have typed, then click the option that matches your school. If you need to add one more school you can click the plus button to add another school. Always have in mind the beginning and end dates. If your school is not […]
Record your Session
How to record your training sessions 1 Once you’ve logged in to the Dashboard, you can go to the Create New button, or go to Left Menu under the Add section click on Session 2 Once you are in the Record your Section module, click on the Add New Session button, 3 Once in the Add New Session section: The Date by default is today’s date. You can log different dates, especially if you missed logging your training sessions you can go back and log them when you are ready. Duration. The amount of time of your training sessions the min is 30 min and the max 2 hours. If you train for more than two hours, you can double log the session adding the rest of the time that you needed to complete your session after the max time Training Type. You can select Gi and NoGi, the default is Gi. If you have mixed training, add your time separately for Gi and NoGi. Remarks. Here you can add your personal remarks about your session. Notes are useful so you can go back and see the highlights of that day or notes about your technique, etc. Promotion. The Lab […]
We are a place to grow, so once you have tried all the app modules, we want to hear from you; we are committed to creating something useful for this great community, and for this, we would love to hear your voice.
Log your Journey
Track and Measure
Do you feel lost in all the training that you are getting? would you like to track all the moves that you perform during your training? what about hours in the mat? You can do this and more with bjjLabs app, is free to sign up, just get with your friends and keep a log of your training routine.
Easy to Use
At The Lab, we try to make things easy for your, yes we know, BJJ is complex, and it is, but we have created a way to track most of the styles of teaching and concepts that will help you know where you at as well as strengths and weaknesses with our easy to track 4 system points. Logging your tournaments, training, and making 'rolling partners' had never been easier.
White the bjjLabs app is all internal and nothing is shared, there is one feature for you to share, that is your public profile, you can share it in your social media so everyone knows what is for you BJJ all about.
Using responsive design is practically essential. The Lab we are committed to making things easier for you, you can download our app and install it or you can go to any web client, and log in and manage your profile there. We wanted you to feel ready either on your mobile device or your computer. Just go and start your journey with us.
Turn it up
In our effort to get a grasp of things in BJJ, we had created a 4 point system based on your everyday log; besides other analytics, we have a system to visually tell you how many minutes/hours you have trained, how many rolls you have done, and where you are standing on your offensive and defensive game, and not only for yourself but once you create 'rolling partners' (friend connections) you can encourage each other to keep moving forward.
Measure, Analyze and Keep Drilling
If you are the kind of person that loves data, then we are here for you, this is our main engine. We are currently making some magic behind the scenes to present you with the most comprehensive way to keep track of your moves, as our slogan states, we want for you to improve, and we encourage you to keep drilling! Take a look at the metrics that we are using, also we want to hear you on what other metrics you would love to see. Find out more by creating a free account.
Competing is not for all, and that is OK. We wanted a way to include your tournament history; you can keep track of your wins/losses, medals, and accolades. With this module, you can add all the fights on any specific tournament if you win/lose by points or submission, etc.