Finally, the Right Sport for Me

Posted by Logan When I was little, I had tried several different sports but I was never interested enough in any of them to keep doing them. I had tried dance, gymnastics, soccer, ice skating, and once considered joining the swim team. When my dad found a bjj school...

Q & A with Hunter Stewart about BJJ

Question and Answers by Hunter Stewart age 71. What do you like best about jiu jitsu?I like rolling in jiu jitsu.2. What is your favorite move?My favorite move is the arm bar.3. What do you want to learn to do better?Chokes.4. Tell me about Marcelo.Marcelo is a good...

I Am A Champion?

Posted by Jen Most of my training partners are men of all ages who are heavier and stronger than me. And most have been training much longer than I have. Marcelo has been encouraging me in my progress, but pointing out that many of the moves I’m missing and mistakes...

Keep showing up.

Continuous effort is the key to unlocking our potential. -Winston Churchill I am a firm believer that just showing up is one of the biggest factors in becoming successful in life. To get better at any activity requires constant effort. Jen used to get very frustrated...

What Does it Take to be a Black Belt?

Last year Marcelo asking the students in his children's class to write a brief essay on what it takes to become a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Here is Logan's response. What it Takes to be a Black Belt in BJJ To be a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, you need...

Our Team Alliance Under Professor Carlos Rollyson

The Family With Robson Moura

Our First Coach Marcelo Meleiro