Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Of Yakima, Washington, is well known worldwide for its commitment to teaching high-level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. At our school, you will receive hands on attention from our world class Professors and Instructors who will monitor your progress in a clean, safe, and family-friendly environment.
Our Professors and Instructors were trained under the Gracie Barra Curriculum created by Master Carlos Gracie Jr. The GB BJJ Yakima classes are aligned with the Gracie Barra Program Structure developed by Master Carlos Gracie Jr. to meet specific learning needs from people with different ages, gender and levels. Our clean, friendly and progress oriented environment allows the students to have a challenging, inspirational and warm learning and training experience that always make them feel like coming back.
BJJ Yakima is for everyone and anyone who is looking to get in shape, learn self-defense, and improve the overall quality of their lives. In addition our family-oriented environment is a perfect place to teach your children to feel safe everyday and not only when they are at school or outside playing, but also in developing their self-confidence and discipline. We strive to touch as many lives as we can with our art and anyone who is interested in learning more about the great benefits that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu can bring to his life, is more than welcome here. If you are interested in learning more about the great benefits that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu can bring to your life, call today to schedule your free trial class!
Professor Cristiano Oliveira is the head instructor of Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Of Yakima. With more then 16 years of experience, he is a primary example of a man who is fully dedicating his life to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Gracie Barra and its members. Prof. Cristiano’s caring personality, enthusiasm, integrity, and leadership make the essence of GBBJJ Yakima and touch all those around him. As a competitor he has a variety different achievements including the Pan-Americans where he was the 1st place Champion in 2009.