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Hello everyone, please shoot me an email at northvanbjj@gmail.com if you intend to attend this game changing seminar.  Rener is an amazing teacher, we had a tremendous response from his seminar here in Vancouver.  If you'd like to attend, we will plan the car pools....

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...