Our instructors teach basic MMA jiu-jitsu techniques, sport jiu-jitsu tecniques, hand to hand self defense, knife defense, gun defense, and club defense.
Gracie Combat Jiu-Jitsu Academy is the premier Gracie Jiu-Jitsu school in Ashburn, VA. Students at this academy train under world famous Relson Gracie. Our instructors teach Gi and No-Gi classes in basic MMA Jiu-Jitsu techniques, sport Jiu-Jitsu tecniques, hand to hand self defense, knife defense, gun defense, and club defense. We teach techniques that come directly from Relson Gracie and his legendary Father, Helio Gracie. Helio Gracie developed hundreds of self defense techniques that are extremely effective and can be used in any type of self defense endeavor. Students that are interested in MMA will receive specialized training that adapts the basic Gracie Jiu-Jitsu self defense tecniques to MMA situations. In addition to teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, self defense, and MMA, we promote a healthy way of life that includes recommendations from the Gracie diet in addition to a structured workout regiment that develops muscle tone, cadiovascular health, confidence, and mental fortitude. Our Jiu-Jitsu academy welcomes men and women of all ages as well as children 15 years of age and up. We provide a friendly, warm and inviting training atmosphere that provides men and women the ability to meet their Jiu-Jitsu, self defense, and fitness goals. Anyone interested in Jiu-Jitsu, wrestling, submission wrestling, fitness, or grappling will find a home at our school..
Operating as usual
Copa Nova Results..
Trent Parks was the big winner taking home 4, yes, FOUR GOLD medals. I don't think that anyone even scored a point on him. The concrete was very heavy in Ashburn on Saturday!! Pretty amazing considering that Trent has only been training for a couple of months. He does show up for EVERY class and his dedication showed on Saturday..
Ramon was 2nd in line taking home a SILVER medal in his first ever Jiu-Jitsu competition. He has only been training for a month and I am sure if he had a little more training time that he would have won GOLD. We were very impressed with his performance.
Brian Bouchard took a bronze by submitting his opponent with an armbar. It was a really tough match where he showed he has a huge heart and will fight till the end, great job Brian.
Renzo Silva ended up with a Bronze, he had a bunch of brutal matches against really tough opponents.
Matt Mcdonald won a great match in his Gi division and lost a match but in the match he lost he executed a picture perfect mount escape in less than 2 seconds. Of course I was happy about that!!
Adam Ajaji, Adam Robison, and JT all fought hard but fell short of the medal rounds. We also had three competitors sidelined with injuries this time, V, Andrew, and Kirsten; NEXT TIME.
The next Copa Nova is in 3 months so let's start getting fired up now!!
Reminder: this Saturday we will be putting on a women's only self defense seminar from 2:30-4:00 pm. If you wish to attend or know someone who might be interested, please view the details of the flyer here:http://www.graciecombatjj.com/WomensSelfDefenseFlyer.pdf
[02/05/14] Reminder: tonight is Phil Cardella's seminar. Everyone planning to attend should be at the gym by 7pm. Don't miss out!
Next week we will be hosting a seminar by Phil Cardella, one of Relson Gracie's black belts (for more information visit this website: http://www.philcardella.com/). The seminar will be on February 5th from 7-10pm and tickets are $50. Please call to reserve your spot!
philcardella.com Phil started Martial Arts at age 12 in South Houston where having a humble good nature and the warrior spirit was first and foremost. He first achieved rank in Tae Kwon Do & Hapkido under Master Chad Glisson.
[12/29/13] Wow!! What a UFC Fight night..
[12/28/13] I am also ordering Gi Patches. They are $10. Let me know who wants one..
I am ordering some shirts. If you want one or more let me know what you want and what size you want. There are 3 choices..
1) Long sleeve heavy weight 100% cotton T-Shirt with the school logo on the back and the gracie triangle on the front with the words Gracie Combat Jiu-Jitsu Academy. $25.00 each, sizes, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL
2) Long sleeve 90% cotton/10% polyester hoodie with the school logo on the back and the gracie triangle on the front with the words Gracie Combat Jiu-Jitsu Academy. $36.00 each, sizes, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL
3) Long sleeve 90% cotton/10% polyester zip up hoodie with the school logo on the back. $37.00 each, sizes, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL
I will be placing the order next week so let me know what you want.
[12/27/13] Roll call for Friday night training.. Who is coming on 12/27/13 at 7PM? Also, who is going to show for the Saturday class at 12:10PM? Time to work off that Xmas turkey folks!!
Closed X-Mas day, normal other than that for Xmas week..
If there is interest we will have a normal schedule on New Years day, EVERYONE, please let me know if you would like class that day?
[12/18/13] We have a guest Instructor coming in tonight! Relson Gracie black belt Toney Walldecker will be at Gracie Combat Jiu-Jitsu Academy tonight so make sure you make it in for class!!
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[12/09/13] Barring an unforeseen blizzard, classes are still on for Monday at 7pm.
This is a great article that explains why setting goals (especially for BJJ) is important. If you haven't already, you should be setting 30-day, 6-month and 12-month goals!
graciebarra.com The Importance of Setting Goals During Training Training will require time and time is something that everyone invests in. In Jiu-Jitsu training, we invest our time. That's a fact. The time we s...
The official grand opening of Gracie Combat Jiu Jitsu kicked off last night in spectacular fashion. Stay tuned for photos from the event!
Classes start this Wednesday, December 4th, at 7pm - don't be late!
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|Monday||19:00 - 22:30|
|Wednesday||19:00 - 23:00|
|Friday||19:00 - 23:00|
|Saturday||12:00 - 16:00|
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