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Vancouver Location:
(starting September 1st)
204-910 Richards Street
Vancouver, BC
V6B 3C1

Langley Location:
20691 Langley Bypass/BC-10 Unit #103
Langley, BC V3A 5E8

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

/Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

December 2015

2016 Carlson Gracie Cup Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Tournament

  Dear Students, Instructors and School Owners, It is our honour to invite you and your Team to participate in the 2016 Carlson Gracie Cup Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Tournament.  The tournament will be held in North Vancouver at the Squamish Nation Recreation Center at 100 Capilano Road (Free Parking) on January 30th, 2016. This tournament will [...]

August 2015

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Belts – Their Meaning And Progression

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu differs from most other martial arts in that belt rank is something that simply does not come rapidly in BJJ. In most schools, the average student will work for years just to get their next Brazilian jiu-jitsu belt rank. This has a lot to do with the fact that in BJJ the ability [...]

July 2015

What is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, A Modern Self-Defense Method And Sport Brazilian jiu-jitsu (BJJ for short) is a martial art, a combat sport, and a self-defense method that originated in Brazil in the early part of the 20th century. A direct descendant of Kodokan judo, Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a grappling art that focuses on taking the opponent to [...]

December 2014

Jiu-Jitsu Training: Gi vs No-Gi

2014-12-02 This is a question many people use to ask my advice and in my opinion, Gi and No-Gi are 2 completely different universes. Why do I say that?  Because training with a Gi your possibilities of variations and reactions are endless and you will prepare your mind to assimilate the techniques with a better understanding.  [...]

October 2014

Marcus Soares Words of Wisdom – 45 Years of Studying “The Art of BJJ”

Marcus Soares Words of Wisdom 45 Years of Studying “The Art of BJJ” [su_row][su_column size="1/4"][/su_column] [su_column size="3/4"]Jiu-Jitsu was created over 2,500 years ago, by the Monastery Monks with very deep knowledge of the anatomy of the Human Body.  They developed techniques of self defense to protect themselves against aggressors with no intent to hurt them. [...]