Learn it the Brazilian way!
Learning straight from the source means to embrace Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from its roots as it has been taught there. At BJJ Academy you will learn BJJ in the Brazilian way. Experience the culture, hear the language and understand the meaning behind every single detail in the game.
It's a priviledge you can enjoy when training with us. It makes the difference!
Mitsuyo ”Count Koma” Maeda
Born November 18, 1878 in Hirosaki, Japan
Died November 28, 1941 (aged 63) in Belém, Brazil
Carlos Gracie Sr.
Born September 14, 1902 in Belém do Pará, Brazil
Died October 7, 1994 (aged 92) in Petrópolis, Brazil
Born August 13, 1932 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died February 1, 2006 (aged 73) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Ricardo De La Riva
Born January 28, 1965 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Born November 12, 1974 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Born January 31, 1984 in Curitiba, Brazil
We should never forget where we came from