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Brazilian Jiu jitsu

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Brazilian jiu-jitsu was initially developed in 1925 by Brazilian brothers Carlos, Oswaldo, Gastão Jr., O’Brien, and Hélio Gracie, after Carlos was taught jiu-jitsu by a travelling Japanese judoka, Mitsuyo Maeda, in 1917.

Later on, the Gracie family developed their own self-defense system, and published Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a predominantly ground-based martial art, using the principals of leverage, angles, pressure and timing, as well as knowledge of the human

Anatomy, in order to achieve a non-violent submission of one’s opponent.

Why BJJ?

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu is suitable for every age, from kids to adults. Being part of the BJJ community will result in gaining self confidence and inner strength. It’s a great way to relieve stress, make friends and improve conditioning.¨ Extreme Training Center - Gym - AdobeStock 293814719 TH jpg