Welcome to Jacksonville Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (JaxBJJ), a Certified Gracie Barra Black Belt Academy located in Neptune Beach, Florida! We specialize in Traditional Gracie Jiu-Jitsu/Self Defense, Kid-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Women’s Personal Protection, Haganah FIGHT and BJJ for MMA/Street Fight.
At JaxBJJ the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu system we teach is:
* Directly from the Leadership and Instruction of the legendary: Master Carlos “Carlinhos” Gracie, Jr.
* Taught specifically from the Gracie Curriculum,which was handed down to Carlinhos by his father-Grandmaster Carlos Gracie.
* A system that is used to defend yourself in extreme situations.
* A system that has proven effective time and time again, in the ring and in the streets. This system literally changed the fight game! Fighters must be trained on the ground now.
* Instructed by Professor Larry Shealy, a Certified Gracie Barra Black Belt Instructor, and Founder of the Internationally acclaimed BJJ program for children: “Kid-Jitsu”. Professor Larry introduced Gracie Jiu-Jitsu to Jacksonville in 1995 under Rorion and Royce Gracie, with the original Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Training Association…..and has been training and teaching ever since.
* Not dependent on superior size, strength, or athletic ability!
When you train at JaxBJJ you can expect to:
* Train in a safe, clean, and friendly environment
* Increase your Self-Confidence
* Further develop your Positive Self-Esteem
* Learn to effectively defend yourself and your family in all situations that you would encounter on the street.
* Take your physical fitness to new levels
* Enhance your cardiovascular endurance
* Become more fit and healthy!
* Sharpen your Mental Focus
* ATTAIN MENTAL FORTITUDE..Become mentally tough!, and learn the most effective Martial Art in the World…..Gracie Jiu-Jitsu