Saturday no-gi class

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We’ll have a no-gi class on Saturdays at 13:45-14:45 that is taught by Mark Curry. He had been practicing BJJ, Judo and MMA in his career. Especially he is good at take down techniques.

We are really proud of you

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sorry guys… i won the first one, but lost the second one to the eventual silver medalist. thank you to everyone who supported me on this journey – i’ll be back, and no, i’m not too old for this yet!!! )))

Don’t Panic!

Olliekids BJJ

During the last few classes of our Kids Summer Schedule we have been looking at getting out of some difficult positions. This week we specifically looked at escaping side control and the things we should try to remember when stuck in this position. Whilst at first it can be easy to get frustrated when in bad positions, it is important … Read More

Mount Escapes!

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Getting used to being uncomfortable is one of the hallmarks of jiu-jitsu. Escaping mount position is not easy – so time must be invested into the techniques in order to be learnt. But once the knowledge is there, what else is there to worry about?

Lost Property


Bumper week this week. Please come to claim at reception, and please let’s try not to have anyone go home commando this week. Ta

The World is Yours

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Kids Summer Squad have been practicing hard.. and some have clearly been enjoying the sun more than others! The summer schedule continues until September so be sure to drop in when you can.


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Although it may be very tempting to, at times, rely too heavily on your grips whilst sparring they should not be the only form of control you have on your opponent. Both whilst playing and passing the guard, what you do with your legs can be the difference between success and failure. Here, our resident sisters are showing a simple … Read More