Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is the most in demand Martial Art style in the United States! At Ricardo Almeida Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy in Hamilton, New Jersey, you can learn the same techniques the Gracie Family and their students have used to dominate Mixed Martial Arts Competitions.
An accomplished competitor himself, our head instructor Ricardo Almeida recognizes the difference between self defense study and preparing for a competition. We provide a positive and non-competitive environment for students with a great approach to realistic self defense and personal excellence pursuit.
Professor Ricardo Almeida is a 3rd Degree BJJ Black Belt, who started his training in 1992 at the world renowned Gracie Barra under the tutelage of Master Carlos Gracie Jr. In 1997, he moved to New jersey to be an Assistant Instructor at the Renzo Gracie Academy. In 1999, he was awarded the rank of Black Belt by Master Renzo Gracie, and is currently a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He is also under contract with the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship). Ricardo is multiple times Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling and Mixed Martial Arts Champion, and has competed in the biggest organizations worldwide.
After one visit to our school you will know why many are saying that this the most positive place in Hamilton. Also, we ensure that our students will always train in a safe and sanitary environment. Our facility is a must-see: visit us today!