Category Archives: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

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 »

10 Tips Everyone Should Know Before Training Jiu Jitsu

Gracie Barra Mansfield, Texas strives to bring you the best Jiu Jitsu training in the Fort Worth/Arlington area. We’d like to share these TEN TIPS for Beginners from Gracie Magazine: If you are a white belt just starting out or have been practicing the martial art for many year now, it doesn’t matter! We all… Continue Reading »

The 6 worst white belt rolling mistakes

The 6 worst white belt rolling mistakes August 3, 2015 Renzo Gracie, one of the most successful and respected black belts famously said “Sometimes you are the hammer, and sometimes you are the nail!” No where is that more true than when you are first starting out in bjj. Everyone has more experience than you… Continue Reading »

Resolutions that will benefit Jiu-Jitsu students

New Year’s Resolution With a New Year come the New Year’s resolutions. This year, ditch the broad promises and focus on specific goals that will enhance your skills. Who knows, this may be the year that your resolutions will create better habits. Best resolutions for jiu-jitsu trainees Train- Making a resolution to train more often… Continue Reading »

Roberto “Tussa” Alencar Seminar – Gracie Barra Mansfield

Roberto “Tussa” Alencar Seminar – Gracie Barra Mansfield

Roberto “Tussa” Alencar Seminar – Gracie Barra Mansfield Roberto Alencar “Tussa” is in town to coach Alistair Overeem in the UFC and will be here to teach a seminar!!! Gracie Barra Mansfield Date: Wed. March 11th, 2015 Time: 6:00 PM Fees: $50 (by March 9) $60 (after March 10) Roberto Alencar, also known as ‘Tussa’,… Continue Reading »

Getting the Most Out of Your Jiu-Jitsu Instructor

Jiu-Jitsu Instructor Your jiu-jitsu instructor is one of your biggest assets to your training. They do more than show you moves but are there to offer knowledgeable advice and feedback. Here are ways in which you can utilize your instructor so that you can reach your full potential. Ask Questions- Don’t let the sound of… 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 »