Yeah, I know what you're saying, but you still have to be aware, because some people have fragile egos and training partners are necessary for any kind of grappling. Teachers too.
Originally Posted by The Don
good to know, I mean heck I am willing to learn but I do have a feeling I would have no problem with begining students in any style of grappling.
I don't know how you stack up to beginning BJJ students, but most of the guys that train BJJ are serious about learning self-defense and alot of them also want to train MMA, so it really depends on where you are and who the teacher is.