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BJJ Student Question: “Should I Compete?”

The majority of a Jiu-Jitsu school’s students choose to not compete. And there is absolutely nothing wrong with that. There are many reasons why people decide to train Jiu-Jitsu and entering a Jiu-Jitsu tournament is but one. Many students love Jiu-Jitsu for the self-defense aspect, the physical fitness, the challenge of learning a new skill…

BJJ Basics: What is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

If you train BJJ, you might have asked yourself this question or had to answer it at some point. Maybe you are wondering this right now. So, here is a quick overview of the most efficient martial art in the world: “Brazilian jiu-jitsu (BJJ) is a martial art and a self-defence system that focuses on grappling with particular emphasis on ground fighting. …

Celebrate your next BIRTHDAY with us!

If you are looking for a unique birthday experience, in a safe environment, look no further than Gracie Barra Sainte-Anne-de-Be! Your fun filled celebration starts off with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and games. The children will learn self-defense techniques, character development lessons and fitness exercises that will be used long after the party is over. Our parties…