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Academy news, events, and stories.

Hey Everyone, Steve Maxwell is back, wonderful news.  He will be here Sunday October 15th for a special seminar covering  Breathing Techniques, concepts to stay on our martial arts journey, and learning as long as possible, and conditioning.  Please reserve your spot asap!   ...

Hey everyone! Please come down this weekend to help celebrate Helio Gracie Day at our academy.  We have a couple of great events planned.  Should be an amazing weekend ahead! Saturday, September 30 we will be doing 104 minutes of training, drilling and rolling starting at...

Hey Parents and Kids!  Here is a list of the extra challenges for Manners month.  Please feel free to award the child the points with the exception of the "most polite".  We will do this in class.  This list may grow as the month goes...

https://www.gofundme.com/cst-mark-neville This gentleman was one of the fine members of the swat team that we trained through our school. By all accounts he was a very special and liked team member, and an advocate for Jiu Jitsu training for law enforcement. ...

Hey everyone!  Check out this cool profile on BJJ Globetrotters our school received.  We are on the list of schools because we welcome travellers, are not interested in BJJ politics, and we aim to provide a friendly and welcoming environment. Please scroll down to the last post...

Hello everyone, We'd like to pass on this amazing opportunity to any of the young men training with us: Young Men's Adventure Weekend (YMAW). This is the 27th year for this event. YMAW is a 2 night / 3-day camping trip modeled along the lines of the ancient...

Hey everyone, Just a few thoughts about our Jiu Jitsu journey and how to look at the learning mindsets from different schools, instructors and practitioners. Connections, concepts and small details On the Jiu Jitsu journey, you will hear many people espouse the benefits of a particular learning style...

Hey everyone, Rafflecopter just randomly chose 3 winners for our 9th annual party and BBQ.  Here are how the prizes went: 1st Prize: Amy Cheng **Winner of a Pearl White Gi** 2nd Prize: Ben Bouzmehrani ** Winner of a Rashguard of his choice** 3rd Prize: Denise Brackenstone ** Winner...