South Sac Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy in Sacramento, California, is a Cassio Werneck Jiu Jitsu academy featuring world class Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instruction from champion Terry Maxwell. Cassio and Terry offer both Gi and No-Gi insruction in a clean, safe, and friendly enviroment. Maxwell Jiu Jitsu welcomes all new-comers to two free introductory classes.
Terry Maxwell has been practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for 14 years and has competed and won numerous titles within the sport. He is a Pan American champion, Copa Pacifica champion, U.S. Open champion, and has many other titles to his name. He was instrumental to the introduction of this martial art to the Sacramento area. He is a certified Cassio Werneck affiliate and very proud of this distinction, as it is not easily obtained. He, along with his son Davin, are the head coaches at South Sac Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy and Matsumoto’s Warrior MMA. He plans to make his mark on the competition scene with his team of young up-and-comers!
At the South Sac Jiu-Jitsu Academy, we know how important total fitness is to a fighter’s success out on the battle field, regardless of whether it’s in the MMA arena or Grappling competition circuit. Terry’s understanding of the exact bodily processes and adaptations which must take place in order to reach peak physical conditioning is unsurpassed within the health and nutrition field. He fully understands the science of energy metabolism and the exact cellular processes which occur to bring this about. The fighter is unique in that, not only must we obtain insane cardiovascular fitness, but we must also simultaneously possess incredible muscular endurance. Check us out at SSJJA, as we can make it happen!