Bernardo Faria Seminar on September 20th in AZ

Monday, September 15th, 2014


Felipe Costa Seminar in AZ from 09/30 to 10/02

Thursday, September 11th, 2014


Queixinho Seminar in AZ on 09/20

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Caio Terra Seminar on August 16 & 17

Sunday, August 10th, 2014


Learn “Inner Discovery for Outer Success” with BJJ Mental Coach Gustavo Dantas on July 26

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014




In Tempe, Arizona, the BJJ Mental Coach Gustavo Dantas will be teaching another seminar on how to prepare your mind mentally for success. The fourth degree Jiu-Jitsu black belt is professor at GMA Gustavo Dantas Jiu-Jitsu Academy and has branched off his expertise to the mind.

On July 26, Gustavo will teach his series called “Inner Discovery for Outer Success” from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Tempe, AZ located at 4400 S. Rural Road Tempe, AZ 85281.

The event is invitation-only with a 20-seat capacity as the exclusive seminar will be recorded for the BJJ Mental Coach DVD Series. In order to see if you will be invited, you can send in an application on the website. The deadline for this application is July 8.

If you are chosen to attend you will be notified on July 10.

Learn more information and apply at

2014 AZ State Championship Schedule

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

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IMPORTANT!! All athletes should be in the competitor’s bull-pen at their designated division schedule. If an athlete fails to show when their division is called, they will be disqualified and no refunds will be given.


Seminar with Romulo Barral in AZ on July 19th & 20th

Monday, May 26th, 2014


Mental Skills Training Seminar on June 14th in Tempe

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014



Registration and Mental Skills Assessment are now available at

Girls in Gis AZ Open Mat

Thursday, March 6th, 2014



Full info available at:

Top 5 Schools of 2013

Thursday, February 20th, 2014
9th AZ International Open

9th AZ International Open

2013 was a competitive year for the Arizona Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Community.  Many schools had good years through the four major tournaments, 8th International AZ Open, 5th AZ Kids Cup & 2nd Copa Bela (Female event), 2013 AZ State Championship, and the 5th Southwest BJJ Classic, but only five can finish on the podium.


  1. GD Jiu Jitsu
  2. Nava BJJ
  3. Team Megaton
  4. JCBJJ
  5. Ruffhouse


  1. GD Jiu Jitsu
  2. BJJ Revolution
  3. MWBJJ
  4. Power  MMA
  5. Ruffhouse