710 Robert York Ave, Deerfield, IL 60015 847.504.7213847.504.7213

We are very pleased to be part of the Deerfield community and the expanding Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu legacy. We are in the northern suburbs of Chicago, offering world-class Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instruction for the individuals, families, and Law Enforcement officials. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a reference for fitness, wellness, character development, self-defense, martial art, and brotherhood.

Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Deerfield opened August 2014. We have classes for kids, teen and adult. Check out our full schedule and the classes to be added. Feel free to call for more info 847-504-7213.

Our Weekly Schedule

Our Instructors

Coach Rob Calvo


Coach Rob is a purple belt under the head professor, Marcelo Souza. Rob was first introduced to Jiu Jitsu by a family member for self-defense purposes and as a way …

Coach Steven Malitz


Coach Steven and Professor Phillipe Del Monica Steven was born and raised on the north shore. He has two boys Sam 14 and Matt 16. After 23 years of trading and …

Professor Marcelo De Souza


Professor Marcelo De Souza began training in 1994 at the legendary Gracie Barra headquarters Rio de Janeiro, Brazil under the instruction of  Master Carlos Gracie Jr.  He has since been …

Our Facility

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School Hours of Operation

Monday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Sunday: 8:30am - 12:00pm

School Location

710 Robert York Ave
Deerfield, IL 60015

710 Robert York Ave Deerfield, IL 60015