Thursday, July 28, 2016

Announcements

5 x Black Belts at Open Mat today 5 x Black Belts at Open Mat today

  GD Jiu-Jitsu Prescott had an awesome open mat training session today. We had some visitors from our past. Daniel Hampton (Black Belt) and Jon Kessler (Black Belt) both were long time students at our Academy visiting also Beau Tribolet (Black Belt) from Tucson Az and Alastair MacDonald (Black Belt) made an appearance also. A lot of BJJ knowledge... [Read more of this review]


Coach Rob gets 3 x Gold medals at the IBJJF Nationals Coach Rob gets 3 x Gold medals at the IBJJF Nationals

Coach Rob took Gold in the Masters No Gi Division on Friday then on Saturday he took Gold in his weight and Gold in the Open weight for a total of 3 x gold medals at the IBJJF American National in Las Vegas.  Read More →


Every girl should train BJJ! There is no better option for self defense. Every girl should train BJJ! There is no better option for self defense.

  Every girl should train BJJ! There is no better option for self defense. It burns 7x more calories then the average gym workout, 4x more calories than crossfit and the friendships and bonds you’ll make are amazing! Come try out a class and see what all the hype is about!  Read More →


2016 Az State BJJ Championship 2016 Az State BJJ Championship

  2016 Arizona State Championships The 2016 Arizona State Championship will take place on June 25th & 26th at the Desert Vista High School located at 16440 S 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85048. The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competition will offer Kids, Juveniles, Adult (Male and Female), and Masters Divisions. IMPORTANT: Registration will be closed for the... [Read more of this review]


A family that trains together at GD Jiu-Jitsu Prescott A family that trains together at GD Jiu-Jitsu Prescott

If just a year ago someone would have told me I would be watching my 13 yr old daughter compete in jiu jitsu tournaments I would told them they are crazy. Now here we are Presley taking home the gold. These kids are so inspirational to watch. Gotta thank my son Dayton for inspiring this new journey, without his interest in BJJ none of this would have... [Read more of this review]


We all learn and develop at different rates We all learn and develop at different rates

          We all learn and develop at different rates depending on many factors (some that are completely out of your control). Just keep developing YOUR Jiu Jitsu. One of the beautiful things about Jiu Jitsu is that there is NO FINISH LINE. That’s right, you’re not done when you earn your black belt. That’s actually... [Read more of this review]


Chalk it up- Think Street, Train Sport, Practice Art Chalk it up- Think Street, Train Sport, Practice Art

Working on the artistic side of my brain.  Read More →


JOSH RODRIGUEZ SEMINAR JOSH RODRIGUEZ SEMINAR

Gustavo Dantas Brown Belt “Josh Rodriguez” will be hosting a seminar Friday, November 20th from 7pm – 9pm at GDJJ Headquarters. All the money raised will go towards the expenses of sending Josh to Lisbon, Portugal for the European Championship in January! Pre- Register, and come support our teammate and friend as he demonstrates a... [Read more of this review]


Help Support BJJ Athlete’s Chelan, Chabre, and Breezy Schumacher in their Goal to Compete in the Brazil Nationals 2015. Help Support BJJ Athlete’s Chelan, Chabre, and Breezy Schumacher in their Goal to Compete in the Brazil Nationals 2015.

Help Support BJJ Athlete’s Chelan, Chabre, and Breezy Schumacher in their Goal to Compete in the Brazil Nationals 2015. Go to their gofundme.com account ( BRAZIL NATIONALS 2015)to donate. Their journey to Brazil will not only help them to succeed in their goals but also to live a dream.  They kept an article written a few years back titled; “Behold... [Read more of this review]


Sending the Schumachers to Brazil Sending the Schumachers to Brazil

First seminar of mine and it was with Gustavo to help raise funds so Chalen, Chabre, and Breezy can go to Brazil and experience Jiu Jitsu there to train and compete at the Brazilian Nationals in Sao Paulo.  Read More →


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