Gracie Barra Augusta in Augusta, Georgia, is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu academy that is led by Black Belt Joshua “Foca” Miller, with the assistance of 3rd degree black belt and multiple-time Brazilian National and Pan-American champion Eduardo de Lima.
The Gracie Barra School in Downtown Augusta and also in Lexington, South Carolina, is well known in the CSRA Martial Arts community for its commitment to teaching high level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and fitness. At our school, you will receive hands on attention from our world class instructors who will monitor your progress in a clean, safe, and family-friendly environment.
Black belt professor, Joshua “Foca” Miller owns and operates the academy in Augusta and Lexington in concert with Eduardo DeLima’s Gracie Barra Tampa academy. Joshua has won championships at 2006 Tampa International and 2006 Florida State Championship. The Augusta academy is a fairly young academy, and yet has steadily turned out winning fighters. Our third degree black belt professor, Eduardo De Lima trained under legendary Master Carlos Gracie Jr., at the original Gracie Barra Academy, located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Under Master Carlos’ tutelage, Eduardo acquired the extensive knowledge of the “gentle art” on the same mats as some of the best BJJ instructors and fighters ever known.
Our school 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 not only when they are at school or outside playing, but also in developing their self-confidence and discipline.
The school prides itself on being a friendly and welcoming community of people who share the goal of improving and growing together. You will find what you are looking for whether you want to learn self defense, succeed in competition, get in shape or just have fun. 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!