Seattle Gracie Barra is the premier Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy in the Seattle metropolitan area. With two locations in Seattle and Bellevue, Washington, we are conveniently located to wherever you live; our Bellevue location is conveniently located near the Microsoft campus. Our academy is headed by Professor Rodrigo Lopes.
Professor Rodrigo Lopes is a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Professor Marcio “Mamazinho” Laudier and a Certified Black Belt instructor of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Carlos Gracie Jr. and Gracie Barra. Rodrigo has many years as a Brazilian Jiu-jitsu competitor and instructor. Our academy trains very hard and we focus on developing basic through advanced skills in all of our students. We regularly host tournaments and are avid participants in local and regional tournaments. We encourage everyone who is interested to check out our academy. We are one big family and we are always open to new members.