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NVBJJ Calendar - MAR2016 Please take note, advanced students, that most of March's lessons will be associated with Guard improvement, submissions, sweeps, and passing.  Looking forward to this positional chapter, as always, will be seeing lots of great progress....

We are excited to announce that Ryron Gracie will be teaching a SUPER SEMINAR here in Vancouver on MARCH 19th, 2016. The venue will be at the beautiful historical Steveston Martial Arts Centre, (4111 Moncton St. Richmond, BC V7E 3A8). Whether you are new to...

All regular classes are cancelled for Family Day holiday! Feel free to come out for a special Gracie Combatives (Fundamentals) class at 11 am. If you are eligible for advanced training, there is a Master Cycle (Advanced) class at 12.  Hope to see you all at the...

Hello Everyone, This post is to celebrate one of the best trips we have ever made down south to California for Jiu Jitsu. There are so many reasons this trip was special.  We will try our best to outline the magic here. Firstly this trip was special, because...

Hello everyone!  This month's positional focus is the Sidemount. We will be looking at all aspects of the SideMount.  Transitioning in and out, holding, escaping, submissions and submission defences.  So looking forward to it.  Get ready for some big improvements in your game.  I know for...

Free seminar!  You don't need previous experience, fitness, or anything else other than a willingness to learn!  Please join us at the school to take a look at the most common attacks, and the most efficient escapes, answers, and mindset.  Looking forward to meeting many...