Author Archives: korbett

The Path to Coaching Mastery

Are you a friend or coach, can you be both? As a coach and professor we have to understand that our role has to be clear to our athletes.  Our job is help them to perform better.  Its not just to make them feel better.  I think that all too often its a similar relationship…

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Why are karate schools packed and our BJJ kids program are not?

I have a unique background in the martial arts.  I was a child martial artist, starting in 1981 in Monroe, Michigan.  The moment I walked into the school, I knew that I was going to be doing this for the rest of my life. I trained an art called Wing Chun Do, which is an…

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Ways BJJ schools can take a larger chunk of the youth market

My name is Korbett Miller. I am a black belt under Saulo and Xande Ribeiro. I am also a student and instructor under James DeMile, one of Bruce Lee’s first students in Seattle. I have been involved with both standup arts and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for over 34 years. I have also owned and operated a…

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