Rob Arnett gets his purple belt at IBJJA. A-Game BJJ

The Gauntlet – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu BJJ

Nick Hinton Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Regardless of what you call it, there’s no escaping the fact that walking the “Gauntlet” is a perfect example of intense physical suck. Three dozen athletes all cheerfully (read:maniacally) whipping the shit out of you with their belts? Yeah, that doesn’t exactly sound like a party for most people. This longtime tradition that has become a super-divisive topic more and …