How Times have changed
Tonight after UFN22, Spike Channel is airing a special called: "Ultimate Gracie". Ultimate Gracie focuses on the legendary Royce Gracie, the man whose performance in the first UFC's years ago (along with the efforts of his incredible family and many others) changed the face of Martial Arts in the World and launched MMA as it is now and propelled BJJ to a popularity never before seen. For those of us who have were around before UFC 1 in 1993, it is astounding to see the progress. Just back in '93 you could count in your hands the number of academies in the US. Black Belt instructors were so hard to find, yours truly, Kid Peligro, would drive 40 minutes twice a week to train with one (Nelson Monteiro) and 1 1/2 hours once a week to train with another (Rickson Gracie) . (read more)
Robert Lovi Seminar in WA. State
Soca BJJ in High Gear for tournament Season
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Samantha Freitas has been a crucial part of our teams success. When the academy begins preparing for competition, she dedicates herself to conditioning the team.
Samantha will be offering her famed Brazilian Performance conditioning classes to help prepare for the upcoming tournaments. We strongly recommend you attend these conditioning classes if you intend on competing.(read more)
Michigan Open Registration Closes in 2 weeks
Registration for the Michigan Open closes in 2 weeks on Wednesday, Sept 29th. Registration can only be done on-line on our tournament website www.usabjjtournaments.com.
Now go train Jiu-Jitsu,