Hello all.

I have a friend who has started BJJ. His birthday is coming up soon, and I want to get him a book to help him study. Basically, any easy to follow technical books (ideally at beginner level).

The gym he trains at has an "open mat" class, meaning that people show up and work on whatever they want, there is no coaching as such. So a book would be great as it would give him some stuff to work on at this class.

Thanks for any suggestions.

P.S. DVD's are possible, but I don't think he has a portable player, so bringing the DVD to class to use as a learning tool would be difficult. A book would be better I think.

"Let your food be your medicine, and your medicine be your food" Hippocrates.