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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...

Hi everyone, It's going to be an amazing summer, and we have several more events planned.  Here are the dates, and some tentative dates also: Women Empowered WorldWide Seminar: July 15 2:30-4PM Gracie Bully Proof Kids: August 14th-18th 9Am-12PM Full Day Hike: Garabaldi Lake July 29th-July 30th.  Tents will...

Hey Everyone, exciting times since we are going to be holding a free Women Empowered Seminar this coming Saturday July 15th.  If you have any women that you feel that would benefit from this knowledge, friends, family or associates, please share!! This event will fill completely,...