16215 SR 50 Suite 208, Clermont, FL 34711 407.347.0330 407.347.0330

Gracie Barra Clermont offers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, self-defense, Judo, and MMA Skills for men, women, and children. We also offer specialized seminars for groups. We believe in leadership initiatives for excellence, and we set the foundation for a positive team environment that benefits our students, and enhances their quality of life. Gracie Barra Clermont will help lead the way to make our South Lake County and Clermont community the best place to come train Jiu-Jitsu and live the martial arts way.

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Our Instructors

Master Marcio Simas

Seventh Degree Red and Black Belt      

Professor Bob Vandervoort

Shortly after Marcio Simas brought Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to Florida in 1995, Bob Vandervoort begain training as one of his first students. Over the next twenty years, Bob trained, sometimes sporadically, under Professor Simas and several of his black belts, including Professor Dave Ogden. During that time Bob assisted Professor Ogden with self defense seminars …

Professor Dave Ogden


Professor Dave has been a personal martial artist for over 35 years, earning his 4th degree black belt under Professor Marcio Simas with Gracie Barra Orlando and a 4th Degree Black Belt in Karate. Professor Dave created the first BJJ police academy in Central Florida in 2001, bringing thousands of law enforcement professionals into the Jiujitsu world. …

Professor Thaddeus Baumann

ICP5, ICP6, ICP6_Revisited, CPR

Seeking to improve his fitness Thaddeus Baumann began training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2011. Over the next few years he had lost close to 100 pounds and was regularly competing in tournaments and avidly training to improve his technical knowledge. Regularly teaching classes for kids and assisting with adult classes, Thaddeus was was awarded his …

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School Hours of Operation

 6:00-7:00 A.M. Fundamentals
12:00-1:00 P.M. Fundamentals
  5:15-6:00 P.M. Tiny Champions
 6:00-7:00 P.M. Junior Champions
 7:00-8:00 P.M. Fundamentals

 6:00-7:00 A.M. Competition Class
12:00-1:00 P.M. Fundamentals
 6:00-7:00 P.M. Fundamentals
 7:00-8:00 P.M. No-Gi

 6:00-7:00 A.M. Fundamentals
12:00-1:00 P.M. Fundamentals
 5:15-6:00 P.M. Tiny Champions
 6:00-7:00 P.M. Junior Champions
 7:00-8:00 P.M. Competition Class

 6:00-7:00 A.M. Takedowns
12:00-1:00 P.M. Fundamentals
 6:00-7:00 P.M. Junior Champions
 7:00-8:00 P.M. Muay Thai

 6:00-7:00 A.M. Fundamentals
12:00-1:00 P.M. Fundamentals
 6:00-7:00 P.M. Intermediate Gi/Nogi
 7:00-8:00 P.M. Open Mat

  9:00 A.M. Women's Class
10:00 A.M. Muay Thai
11:00 A.M. Open Mat

School Location

16215 SR 50 Suite 208
Clermont, FL 34711

16215 SR 50 Suite 208 Clermont, FL 34711