In February my family and I unintentionally settled in Green Cove Springs, FL which is a small town set along the St. Johns River. I say "unintentionally" because we had only intended to stay on nearby Camp Blanding, a Florida National Guard base, for a month to get caught up on things. You see, we'd... Read more
While we were still on the road and traveling in our RV fulltime back in June of last year, I had the opportunity to again stop in and train with Saad Al-Aziz and his wife, Suay, at their school, Semper Fortis Jiu Jitsu, in San Antonio. San Antonio has a special place for my wife... Read more
Over the last 18 months or so, my family and I traveled from coast to coast. It was quite the adventure for us all, and we made as many stops along the way. Visits to National Parks, Memorials, friends, and family were all on the agenda for the length of our travels. As you travel... Read more
Had a work trip recently to Kansas where I got the opportunity to reunite and train with some old friends in the Kansas City area. It was great to see old friends and get some training in between work commitments. Oh, and the BBQ was excellent! Lunch with Sean Sharp at Gates BBQ.
I was honored to receive my Brown Belt in Gracie Jiu Jitsu on January 14, 2018 from my long time friend and jiu jitsu instructor, Ricardo Bayona. One more step forward in this never ending journey. Tim receiving his brown belt from Ricardo Bayona
I recently spent a couple of weeks back in Texas for work. I'm not a big fan these days of travel for work, but occasionally it does occur. The only benefit that I can get from work-related travel is the opportunity to train at different BJJ schools. Being on active duty and in the military... Read more