Black Belt

About the program

Can someone master Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu? Is there an end to the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu journey?

The Gracie Barra Black Belt Program is the last stage in GB’s adult program structure. While it does represent the student’s arrival at the ultimate level of BJJ training in our school, it also represents a new beginning.

The goal of this program is to further develop the student’s BJJ game flow by exposing him or her to cutting edge Jiu-Jitsu techniques and their variations. The program’s dynamic curriculum and classes, followed by long live training sessions, build a challenging yet safe environment for students to progress from their blue to black belts.

It is in the Black Belt BJJ Program that most students truly grasp what they’ve been told since being white belts: Jiu-Jitsu is an endless journey of daily accomplishments that always leads to a new challenge. The same old arm-bars, triangle chokes, fireman carries, kimuras, sweeps, guard passes and single leg take downs gain new meaning as their BJJ game flow is defined.

Gracie Barra students enrolled in the Black Belt Program are role models at our schools. The responsibility of sharing GB techniques and Jiu Jitsu training philosophy with newer students is taken seriously. They play a key role in maintaining a safe, friendly and progress-oriented environment at our school.

“There is no losing in Jiu-Jitsu. You either win or you learn.”

Carlos Gracie Jr.

Benefits of Joining our Black Belt Program:
  • Define your BJJ game flow
  • Learn cutting-edge Jiu Jitsu techniques
  • Achieve greater physical fitness
  • Train with the best training partners in our school
  • Eligibility to attend all classes in our weekly schedule
  • Start developing your teaching skills
  • Train at 6 different locations around Montreal and 800 worldwide!
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