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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8P2Om1IIy4&app=desktop Great Video from the Valente Brothers out of GracieMiami.  The 753 Code is a martial code developed to be applied throughout all areas of life.  I hope you get something out of this!  More to come....

Graduates of the Combatives test are eligible for Fight Simulation sparring on Thursdays (8:30-9) after Reflex Development.  This class will be drilling, positional sparring, and free sparring from all positions (including standing) against 2 levels of opponents.  First being a striking (less knowledgable), and second,...

Hello Everyone, as we go into the winter break I thought it might be good to remind everyone the value of a good rest!  Adults, 2 stripes and up feel free to come out to open mats; kids, no classes between Dec 24 and Jan...

Hello Everyone, you are all invited to a gathering of food, socializing, and a little rolling or drilling at the Academy on Monday, December 22 2014.  The event is a potluck so if you have something to add, that's great, if not, that's cool too...

Our Jr. Grapplers and Little Champs classes are really thriving.  The kids are learning great self defense skills both physically and verbally.  Jiu Jitsu brings discipline, coordination, order, and growth through understanding of energy efficiency and concepts like "mutual benefit"(how to grow as a group)....