One Group | One Family
I would also like to thank their families, who tirelessly provide support despite the heavy demands of duty. We all know the criticality and necessity of this occupation, though I don't think we appreciate enough the sacrifices of those involved.
With different departments, jurisdictions, and disciplines, there seems to be a set of attributes that are conserved; bravery, altruism, strength, discipline, compassion, and intelligence.
One other shared expression, is the collective passion for Jiu Jitsu. On the mat we are all jiujiteiros, equal in our pursuit of that which Jiu Jitsu promises.
You are all amazing, and I am blessed to call you friend and student.