Jiu-Jitsu classes in New York City

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Evolution Muay Thai Evolution Muay Thai 4 Photo

Instructor — Adam Benayoun is an accomplished competitor, a brown belt under the legendary Marcelo Garcia.

12 West 27th Street
New York City, NY
646-649-3976
  • 28th Street (400 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 23rd Street (1100 ft) IND 6th Av
  • 23rd Street (1100 ft) BMT Broadway
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.11.08
Kokushi-Ryu Jujtsu at Kokushi Budo Institute Kokushi Budo Institute 2 Photo 1 Video

Instructor:

Nobuyoshi Higashi — In 1960 as part of a global initiative to spread judo across the world, he took an exchange position under the University to teach Judo in the United States. He expanded his training to other arts such as Karate, Aikido and Jujitsu. He authored many martial arts books and eventually developed his own style of Jujitsu called Kokushi-Ryu Jujutsu. In his various studies, he has achieved the ranks of 9th dan Red belt in Judo from the Kodokan/USJF, 8th dan in Aikido and 8th dan in Karate.

331 Riverside Drive
New York City, NY
646-828-7954
  • 103rd Street (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Cathedral Parkway – 110th Street (1200 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 116th Street – Columbia University (2800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • men
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2016.12.16
Luta Livre Submission Wrestling at Ultimate Gym NY Ultimate Gym NY 2 Photo
5 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-725-4666
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) IND 6th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.12.15
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Chok Sabai Gym Chok Sabai Gym 1 Photo

Classes:

  • Fundamentals BJJ Gi;
  • BJJ No Gi.

Instructor:

Sebastian Guerriero — Sebastian is a black belt under Josh Griffiths (Clockwork BJJ). He is a very experienced teacher having taught as an instructor at Clockwork BJJ for many years.

1 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-564-2920
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) IND 6th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.24
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Crom Physical Culture Crom Physical Culture 1 Photo

Classes will start off with agility and calisthenics style movements to warm up the body. Instructors will bring the student through drill training; IE training, i.e., Ground positioning, submission techniques, defense, reversals sweeps, etc. Depending on your experience, you will then go through scenario rolling or live rolling to work on the application of techniques taught during class.

217 Beach 92nd Street
Rockaway Beach
New York City, NY 11693
718-945-1700
  • Beach 90th Street (800 ft) IND Rockaway
  • Beach 98th Street (1400 ft) IND Rockaway
  • Beach 105th Street (3500 ft) IND Rockaway
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.12.24
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Five Points Academy Five Points Academy 13 Photo

Classes:

  • Tykes (3-5 years old);
  • Junior;
  • Adult;
  • Adult No-Gi;
  • Advanced.
148 Lafayette Street
New York City, NY
212-226-4474
  • Canal Street (300 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Canal Street (500 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (500 ft) BMT Nassau St
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2016.12.15
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Warrior Bridge School Warrior Bridge School 2 Photo

Instructor — Dan Covel, a Black Belt in both Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Judo, is an active competitor and can regularly be found on the podium at the top level. He trains weekly under the renowned Marcelo Garcia.

250 Front Street
New York City, NY
646-391-0955
  • Fulton Street (1600 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Chambers Street (1900 ft) BMT Nassau St
  • Brooklyn Bridge – City Hall (1900 ft) IRT Lexington Av
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2016.12.12
Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu system at Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Ralph Avenue) Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Ralph Avenue) 1 Photo

Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu system is a unique system developed by Kyoshi Franklin Foster, MBA, a 6th degree black belt. He has dedicated his life to the development of individuals. This incorporates Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Judo, Aikido and Tae Kwon Do. It is a system designed to develop character, confidence, strong leadership qualities and survival skills for all ages.

745 Ralph Avenue
New York City, NY
718-968-8592
  • Sutter Avenue – Rutland Road (300 ft) IRT New Lots
  • Saratoga Avenue (1900 ft) IRT New Lots
  • Crown Heights – Utica Avenue (3500 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
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2016.12.11
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Square Circle New York Square Circle New York 3 Photo 1 Video

Open to students of all levels that want to either start their training or continue it with our experienced instructors. Learn the proper application of technique for leverage, bringing the fight to the ground, and submissions (joint locks and choke-holds) in a step by step learning process. Attention to detail is ever present by our instructors, along with thorough supervision to help all the students succeed. All classes require a Gi uniform for training.

Instructors:

  • Aldrin Soedarto — Black Belt under Renzo Gracie. Some of his accomplishments are: 2013: IBJJF New York Summer Open - Brown Belt Masters Featherweight - 2nd Place, IBJJF New York Open - Brown Belt Masters Featherweight - 2nd Place; 2012: NYJJF Long Island Pride Championship - Brown Belt Lightweight - 2nd Place, IBJJF San Francisco Open - Brown Belt Lightweight - 3rd Place, IBJJF New York Open - Brown Belt Featherweight - 3rd Place, IBJJF Dallas Open - Brown Belt Lightweight - 3rd Place, IBJJF Boston Open - Brown Belt Lightweight - 3rd Place; 2011: NYJJF Big Apple Open - Brown/Black Belt Middleweight - 3rd Place, IBJJF Boston Open - Brown Belt Lightweight - 3rd Place;
  • Gregory Boutis — Black Belt under Renzo Gracie. Some of his accomplishments are: Purple Belt: 2010 IBJJF New York International Open (Masters I, Light) - Gold, 2009 IBJJF New York International Open (Masters I, Light) - Gold, 2008 NAGA North American Grappling Championship (Adult, Light) - Gold, 2007 NAGA North American Grappling Championship (Adult, Light) - Gold; Blue Belt: 2007 NAGA North American Grappling Championship (Adult, Light) - Bronze, 2007 Grapplers Quest Copa Atlantica BJJ & Grappling Championship (Masters, Light) - Gold, 2007 Grapplers Quest Copa Atlantica BJJ & Grappling Championship (Adult, Light) - Bronze, 2007 Renzo Gracie Invitational (Masters, Light) - Gold;
  • Kenji Shimoda — Black Belt under Renzo Gracie. Personal trainer;
  • Sheldon Martin — assistant BJJ coach, assistant BJJ group instructor. Active BJJ blue belt athlete.
139 Fulton Street
New York City, NY
212-964-9800
  • Fulton Street (100 ft) BMT Nassau St
  • Fulton Street (100 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Fulton Street (500 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.11.22
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Training Center «Class One MMA» Training Center «Class One MMA» 1 Photo 1 Video
85 4th Avenue
New York City, NY
718-230-3530
  • Atlantic Avenue – Barclays Center (800 ft) BMT 4th Av
  • Atlantic Avenue – Barclays Center (1200 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
  • Bergen Street (1300 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2017.01.16
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Ronin Athletics Ronin Athletics 1 Photo 1 Video
255 West 36th Street
7th Floor
New York City, NY 10018
212-564-4153
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (700 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1300 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
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2017.05.01
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Staten Island Muay Thai Club Staten Island Muay Thai Club 1 Photo

For ages 16 and up.

Instructor — Alex Condos.

4 Willow Avenue
New York City, NY
718-290-9299
  • Bay Ridge – 95th Street (2 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 86th Street (2.2 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 77th Street (2.4 ml) BMT 4th Av
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  • young men
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2017.01.16
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Anderson's Martial Arts Academy Anderson's Martial Arts Academy 1 Photo

Our BJJ Gi & No-Gi Classes are for all levels.

Instructors:

  • Sifu Dan Anderson — is the founder and head instructor of Anderson’s Martial Arts Academy, New York City’s oldest training center for Martial Sport and Combat. In his two decades as an instructor, Sifu Anderson has created a true community of martial development and education. Over the years, he has had the privilege to teach thousands of students – helping them find their path, and gain lifelong knowledge in Mixed Martial Arts, Jeet Kune Do Concepts (JKD), Filipino Kali, Muay Thai, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu;
  • Sihing Philip Cruz — Sihing works closely with Sifu Anderson to develop the best quality martial artists in all areas of training, including Jeet Kune Do (Phase Class), Muay Thai, Kali & Filipino Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, and Mixed Martial Arts.
412 Broadway
New York City, NY
212-766-6622
  • Canal Street (200 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (400 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Canal Street (600 ft) BMT Nassau St
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2017.01.15
Jiu-Jitsu and Self-defense at Mausa Health & Fitness Center Mausa Health & Fitness Center 1 Photo

Programs:

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu;
  • Urban Contemporary Ju-Jitsu.

Instructors:

  • Grand Master Bill McCloud — Head Instructor at MAUSA Health & Fitness Center. He now holds Master and Professor Ranks in Sanuces-Ryu (10th degree), Kumite-Ryu Ju-Jitsu (7th degree), Vee-Jitsu Ryu/Vee Jitsu Te systems (4th degree) and Shodan rank in Aikido. The other arts that he has studied are Seven Star Mantis, Southern Mantis, as well as some other styles of Kung-Fu under Sijo Mutakkabir;
  • Professor Roland Stephens — He began his mProfessor Roland Stephensartial arts training in 1973 under Sensei Walter Hallet of the Diamond Mind Dojo in Brooklyn, NY. He is the senior student of multiple Black Belt Hall of Fame member Grandmaster Bill McCloud and holds a 7th Degree Blackbelt in Vee Jitsu Ryu/Vee Jitsu Te Jujitsu, Sanuces Ryu Jujitsu and Kumite Ryu Jujitsu;
  • Shihan Damian McCleod — Damian McCleod began his training in 1993 at When Worlds Collide dojo in Brooklyn. He is a senior student of Grandmaster Bill McCloud, one of Doctor Moses Powell’s first generation students and multiple Black Belt Hall of Fame member. His rank is Roku Dan (6th Degree Blackbelt) in Vee Jitsu Ryu/Vee Jitsu Te Jujitsu, Sanuces Ryu Jujitsu and Kumite Ryu Jujitsu. Damian is currently pursuing his master’s degree in acupuncture at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in NY;
  • Shihan Reggie Ayers — He is a senior black belt instructor at MAUSA Health & Fitness Center. Under Grand Master Bill Mcloud, he was introduced to the system of Sanuces-Ryu Ju-Jitsu by Shihan Forever McNally whom he grew up with In Red Hook. Not only was he able to train under Master McCloud, he also had the opportunity to train with Grand Master Anthony Muhammad and Soke “LiL” John Davis. Reggie also practices Yoga, which complements his ju-jitsu training. Reggie is graduate in Massage Therapy at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine;
  • Sensei Ron Skinner — Sensei Ron earned a B.B.A in Accounting from Iona College in Westchester New York. Ron eventually returned to train in Urban Contemporary Jujitsu under Grand Master Bill for the past 12 years. As an instructor, Sensei Ron varies his teaching approach to keep it exciting while focusing on the fundamentals;
  • Hector Gonzalez — Once Hector received his purple belt he began to teach classes in Brooklyn NY. He became extremely dedicated to the Gentle Art and was able to achieve his Black Belt in July of 2009. He has been training for approximately 12 years and continues to train at the Renzo Gracie Academy, NYC.
759 Washington Avenue
New York City, NY 10013
718-210-3190
  • Eastern Parkway – Brooklyn Museum (900 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
  • Park Place (1400 ft) BMT Franklin Av
  • Botanic Garden (1700 ft) BMT Franklin Av
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2017.01.15
Jiu-Jitsu at Dento Teki Na Dojo Dento Teki Na Dojo 1 Photo

Our Jujitsu program focuses on self-defense. Strikes, jointlocks, throws and chokes are all utilized to create an effective form of self-defense that can be used by anyone in a multitude of situations, this is combat proven effective techniques. Our dojo also teaches sport grappling.

Instructors:

  • Sensei Rich — Al-Go society of black belts U.S.A. (5th Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), Al-Go society of black belts U.S.A. (4rd Degree Black Belt Judo), U.S. Kodokan Federation (5th Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), U.S. Kodokan Federation (4rd Degree Black Belt Judo), USJA (3rd Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), USJA (2nd Degree Black Belt Judo), Al-Go Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Karate Association, Certified MMA (instructor degree-Black Belt), Al-Go Arnis Association of U.S.A., Certified Dento Teki Na Stick Fighting U.S.A. (instructor degree-Black Belt), USJA Certified Coach, CPR & First Aid Certified, Served in US Army, received Honorable Discharge;

  • Sensei Nicole — U.S. Kodokan Federation- (2nd Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), U.S. Kodokan Federation- (1st Degree Black Belt Judo), 1st Degree Black Belt Jujitsu (USJA), 1st Degree Black Belt Judo (USJA), 1st Degree Black Belt Vadha Kempo, 2nd Degree Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, CPR & First Aid Certified. She currently instructs in Jujitsu and Judo and continues her own training in both disciplines. She is a New York State certified teacher specializing in childhood education and children with disabilities in grades 1-6;
  • Sensei Chris — USJA (1st Degree Black Belt Judo), U.S. Kodokan Federation (1st Degree Black Belt Judo), ​USJA Certified Coach, CPR & First Aid Certified.​ Sensei Chris has been training in Judo & Jujitsu since his teens. He instructs students of all ages in Judo. He has also competed in local and state competitions;

  • Sensei Mike — U.S. Kodokan Federation-(1st Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), USJA- (1st Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), CPR & First Aid Certified.

2222 Hylan Boulevard
New York City, NY
718-734-1352
  • Bay Ridge – 95th Street (4.7 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 86th Street (5.1 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 77th Street (5.5 ml) BMT 4th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.12.12
MMA & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Jungle Gym Martial Arts Jungle Gym Martial Arts 1 Photo

Kids and adults programs.

2100 Westchester Avenue
New York City, NY
718-684-5138
  • Castle Hill Avenue (800 ft) IRT Pelham
  • Parkchester (1900 ft) IRT Pelham
  • Zerega Avenue (2200 ft) IRT Pelham
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2016.12.12
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Modern Martial Arts Club In Upper East Side Modern Martial Arts Club In Upper East Side

Classes:

  • Kids BJJ;
  • Adult BJJ;
  • Adult BJJ Fundamentals.

Instructor:

Ailson "Jucão" Brites — He has over 40 years experience in teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. A black belt under Carlos Gracie Jr., Jucão has a competitive record of over 1,000 Jiu Jitsu matches in his career. Jucão currently holds the rank of 5th degree black belt and is one of the few of that rank in the entire Northeast. Jucão and his team teaches exclusively at our Upper Eastside and Upper Westside schools.

220 East 86th Street
New York City, NY
212-772-3700
  • 86th Street (800 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • 77th Street (2500 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • 96th Street (2800 ft) IRT Lexington Av
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2017.02.12
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Modern Martial Arts Club In Upper West Side Modern Martial Arts Club In Upper West Side

Classes:

  • Premier BJJ (kids & teens);
  • Adult BJJ.

Instructor:

Ailson "Jucão" Brites — He has over 40 years experience in teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. A black belt under Carlos Gracie Jr., Jucão has a competitive record of over 1,000 Jiu Jitsu matches in his career. Jucão currently holds the rank of 5th degree black belt and is one of the few of that rank in the entire Northeast. Jucão and his team teaches exclusively at our Upper Eastside and Upper Westside schools.

103 West 73rd Street
New York City, NY
212-721-2240
  • 72nd Street (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 72nd Street (1200 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 79th Street (2100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young women
  • men
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2017.02.12
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Vitor Shaolin's BJJ Academy Vitor Shaolin's BJJ Academy

Instructor — Vitor "Shaolin", 5-time world champion and is considered one of best lightweights in MMA.

780 8th Avenue
New York City, NY
212-957-4045
  • 50th Street (700 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 49th Street (900 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 50th Street (900 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.02.12
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Club on 13th Avenue Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Club on 13th Avenue
7603 13th Avenue
New York City, NY
718-331-5487
  • 71st Street (2500 ft) BMT West End
  • 79th Street (3000 ft) BMT West End
  • New Utrecht Avenue (3800 ft) BMT Sea Beach
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
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2017.02.12