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Hey everyone, we are a member of Team Jiu Jitsu.  Which means, that anyone of any affiliation can come train with us for free if they have an Alavanca Gi or RashGuard.  We also represent Jiu Jitsu Globetrotters, which is an organization which is against...

Hey guys, Please take a moment to enjoy this beautiful crowd funded movie coming to us soon.  Marc and Marcelo have been lucky enough to train with GM Flavio Behring many times over the years.  Hope you like it! [embed]https://youtu.be/zFX9t8FYHOE[/embed]...

Hello everyone, Please check the schedule and calendar pages to follow up on what classes are running during the holiday season. We hope you all take time to relax and chill with friends, family and loved ones.  Have a great time, January 2nd, regular adult classes resume,...

Check out this awesome video where Ray summarizes all of the cool technique he learned from fitness guru Steve Maxwell at the Jiu Jitsu Lifestyle Summit in Costa Rica.  Awesome stuff Ray!   Thank you [video width="576" height="720" mp4="http://northvanbjj.com/wp-content/uploads/RayMaxwell1.mp4"][/video]  ...