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2015 Texas Jiu-Jitsu Tournament Schedule (Updated 9/17/15)

Tournament Schedule 2015 for BJJ Tournaments primarily in the Dallas/Fort Worth area of Texas. Please Note: This tournament schedule has not yet been finalized and may be subject to change. Organization Tournament City / State Event Date North American Grappling Association (NAGA) Dallas Championship Denton, TX May 30, 2015 Newbreed Ultimate Challenge Newbreed Ultimate Challenge… Continue Reading »

March Madness!

March Madness!

March Madness! Gracie Barra Mansfield TX The icy grip of winter is coming to a close with Spring just around the corner and getting started at Gracie Barra has never been easier.  Come and discover what the power of Jiu Jitsu can do for you and your family in a family friendly environment. Become part… Continue Reading »

New Year, New Life at Gracie Barra

New Year, New Life You can go to the gym and do the same boring routines day after day and eventually quit going, or you can do something different and completely change your life with Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu. It’s time to start 2015 the right way! Register today and the first month is on us!… Continue Reading »

2014 HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Jiu-Jitsu for Christmas!

2014 HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Jiu-Jitsu for Christmas!

Having a tough time trying to figure out what to get for that special someone this Holiday Season? Can you think of a better gift one could have than learning Jiu-Jitsu, making new friends, getting healthy & losing weight? Neither can we! This Holiday Season get started at Gracie Barra for just $199! Includes: Your… Continue Reading »

Winter Holiday Schedule 2014-2015 at Gracie Barra Mansfield

Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Mansfield and Arlington Texas 2014-2015 Winter Holiday Schedule Students, please refer to the calendar for official closings for the upcoming Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years holidays. We normally follow the Mansfield ISD schedule for school holidays, but this year we have made the decision to open more days during the… Continue Reading »

Grand Opening at Gracie Barra in Mansfield TX

Gracie Barra Mansfield & Arlington Texas Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Mansfield) recently celebrated our Grand Opening on Saturday, October 11th with a Family Fun Day from 11:30AM until 2:30PM! We had some GREAT barbecue provided by Professor Young’s award-winning pitmaster brother, an excellent seminar on pressure passing by Eddie Saenz of Team Lovato, and a great time… Continue Reading »

Five Grappling Tournament – Oct 5, 2014

Gracie Barra Mansfield & Arlington TX Gracie Barra Mansfield recently competed at the Five Grappling Texas 2 Open Championship 2014 on October 5th, and all of our kids did an amazing job!! David Young – 2 Golds Olivia Churman – 1 Silver Anna Henderson – 1 Bronze Evan Munn – 1 Bronze With this marks… Continue Reading »

The Evolution of Skill – From Fundamentals to Advanced

Sitting at the edge of the mat while watching students roll, I had a conversation with a newer student of bjj who was already a black belt in a traditional form of Japanese jiu-jitsu. We were observing a couple of new students rolling; one of the students was unsuccessfully trying to pressure pass the other… Continue Reading »

YouTube Channel Relaunch

Since our conversion to Gracie Barra we have since taken down our old Youtube channel when we were still Champion Academy.  As such, many of our old videos are now inaccessible, but fear not! We are relaunching our Youtube channel under Gracie Barra Mansfield.  Be sure to check out our videos, and subscribe to us… Continue Reading »

New School Policies

We have a few new announcements to make regarding some of our school policies. SODAS IN THE GYM As a result of multiple spills over the past couple of weeks, we will no longer be allowing sodas in the gym. You may still bring your own water, but we do ask that you refrain from bringing sugary… Continue Reading »