brazilian jiu-jitsu

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Jacob Montalvo has been training in Harlingen, TX for the last 15 years, and with his knowledge of the ground game and MMA, he brings an authority into the MMA ring as a referee that understands the fight better than most. sits down with UFC fighter Carlos Diego Ferreira and talks about his past, his transition from world class Jiu Jitsu competitor to MMA fighter, and his advice to those trying to make it to the next level.

Brenda Rodriguez from Presa BJJ shows her favorite choke from the back!

Servando puts a nice twist on attacking the Kimura from closed guard.

Alex Martins in Duncanville, TX, shows his new academy and welcomes all martial artists to come in and train with him.

It is rare to find a professor in Texas with as much history in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as Octavio Couto.


Grappling Games 7 took place on May 23rd, and featured an outstanding Black Belt bracket, as well as some of the best talent in Houston.

Alex Martins out of Duncanville, Tx, shows a strong half guard pass and ends with a tight choke!

Professor Alejandro Siqueira from Gracie Barra Southlake shows us a sneaky attack when your opponent is turtled up!

As the countdown to the IBJJF World Championship begins, black belt Inácio Neto trains vigorously at Gracie Barra Westchase and Next Level Athletics. got the chance to take a look at the dedication and grueling training it takes to compete at such a high level.