Gustavo Machado

Little Kids BJJ (Ages 4-6)

Attention parents! Do you want your child to excel from an early age? Enroll them now in the our “little kids” class. This class enforces a safe, positive, and respectful learning environment for your child to grow and develop skills that will last a lifetime! This ½ hour class teaches your child the necessary skills to learn how to focus, follow directions, give and receive respect, and build the necessary motor-skills to equip them in learning many self-defense skills and techniques.

This class is action-packed with various games, self-defense techniques, and real hands-on Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu! We have an EXCELLENT student to Instructor ratio, which means that your child will receive consistent attention to maximize their growth in a positive learning environment.

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Big Kids BJJ (Ages 7-12)

Taking our “Little Kids” class to a whole different level is what this class is all about. Whether starting this class for the first time, or graduating from the “Little Kids” class, this class is a 1-hour class designed around the true fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu! Our highly qualified instructors teach real-life self-defense techniques and more advanced Jiu-Jitsu to allow your child to build an excellent foundation in a positive learning environment.

Just like the Little Kids class, the student to Instructor ratio is EXCELLENT! Safety is always a NUMBER ONE priority as real self-defense and “rolling” is encouraged in a controlled and safe environment. Learning self-confidence, building strength, following directions, earning and giving respect, and developing true leadership characteristics is what we are all about!

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BJJ Fundamentals Class (Ages 13+)

Foundations! That’s what this class is all about. The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fundamentals class is a perfect way for an adult to start their Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu journey. This class covers all the necessary basics to equip the individual student with the proper tools needed to build their BJJ foundation. The techniques taught in this 1-hour class cover basic positions such as guard, mount, side-control, basic escapes, basic submissions, basic take-downs, and chokes.

This class is perfect for someone who is brand new to BJJ or for those students who are still focusing on the basics. While you won’t be a beginner for very long, knowing that you can build strength and confidence (both mentally and physically) in a safe, controlled, and regimented learning environment is key to your BJJ future.

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BJJ All Levels Class (Ages 13+)

This class is the heart and soul of Gustavo Machado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu! Through in-depth study and rigorous training, the adult student will learn about all the complexities of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Taught in a highly respectful atmosphere are topics such as: take-downs, submissions, counter escapes, fight strategy, and proper body posture and positioning. This “All Levels” class builds on the techniques learned in the Fundamentals Class.

Training in an All-Levels environment allows the student to quickly learn from higher ranked students and instructors what it means to be a BJJ scholar! Ever think about competing? The All-Levels class will prepare you for competition at your appropriate level. This class will also show you what the Gustavo Machado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu family is all about!

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BJJ Advanced Class (Ages 13+)

Open mainly to more advanced adult students from the Blue Belt level and up, this class will quickly take your technique to a whole different level. Designed around those students who have mastered the basics, this Advanced class will challenge even the most seasoned BJJ veteran!

Studying more advanced techniques normally not taught in the All-Levels class, the Advanced class will always provide the most modern BJJ positions, the most rigorous training, and the hardest competition amongst fellow students. Equipping the student to have an edge in all forms of competition is what this class is all about!

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BJJ Masters Class (Ages 40+)

Are you not as young as you used to be but still want to start or continue your journey in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu? The Gustavo Machado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Masters Class is for you!

Designed around the student aged 40 and up, this class provides all the content of the All-Levels class but in a more toned-down and less aggressive environment. Open to all belt levels, the student will still focus on all the same positions and techniques but with less physical impact.

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BJJ Drills Class (Ages 13+)

As the title states, this class is all about drilling through practicing offensive and defensing techniques. Part of the success of any BJJ practitioner lies the “mat time” needed to polish your technique. This class provides just that. While rolling is NOT emphasized in this class, the repetition of a particular technique is. This allows the student to fully understand the intricate aspects of the BJJ position being studied.

As one would expect in such an environment, physical conditioning is a part of this class. This class fully compliments ANY BJJ class offered and is open to all students wanting to concentrate on refining their technique. Perfect for those students coming back from injury or those that have not trained in quite some time.

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BJJ Competition Class (Ages 13+)

As the title states, this class is all about drilling and conditioning for BJJ competitions. Part of the success of any BJJ competitor lies the individuals mental and physical conditioning. This class provides just that. Physical conditioning, take downs and timed matches are emphasized during this class.

This class fully compliments ANY BJJ class offered and is open to all students wanting to concentrate on preparing for competitions or just sharpen their physical and mental preparation.

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