- Gracie Barra Kissimmee is indeed a privileged school: it succeeds at being the perfect combination of a family-friendly school and yet a successful competition team.
Members find a passionate staff, an environment that allows everyone to reach their goals, whether they may be: Self-defense, competition Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, weight loss, self-confidence or fitness.
Gracie Barra Kissimmee has a program developed to meet the specific needs of individuals of every age, gender, fitness and skill level, having become a reference in the community.
Our kids program is also a huge success, where we strive to teach our kids not only Brazilian Jiu Jitsu but also respect, discipline and the ability to face and overcome life challenges!
We are proud of our lineage, legacy and of being part of such an organization. Gracie is currently ranked by the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) as the # 1 school in the world and you can be sure we will do our best to keep the standards at the highest level!
No matter what your goals are, you will surely have a life-changing experience with us!
Schedule a FREE class today and you will love the experience!
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1. Professor Igor Andrade
At Gracie Barra Kissimmee, Igor Andrade is the highest-ranking professor and head instructor. He is a current, active competitor and fifth-degree black belt. Although he highly values his technique and …
2. Michael Robles A.K.A “Twista”
Michael “Twista” Robles has been training the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for more than 9 years. Most of the 9 years has been spent helping and teaching the kids …
3. Dwayne Gooding A.K.A. “Downy”
Coach “Downy” is a Gracie Barra born and raised Brown Belt. Considered a technician, the team has nicknamed him “The Scientist”, owing to his detailed instruction and highly technical groundwork. …
4. Dyego Botasso A.K.A. “Don Pedro”
Dyego a.k.a Don Pedro, is one of our Gracie Barra Kissimmee kids’ coaches. Don Pedro is a beloved husband and father; the same morals he teaches his 9 year old …
5. Alanis Santiago
Alanis Santiago is one of the Coaches for the kid’s program and a multi-gold medalist champion. She has competed in numerous competitions representing the team of Gracie Barra well. She …
6. Brandon Saldoriga
Brandon Saldoriga is one of the coaches for the kid’s program at Gracie Barra Kissimmee. He is a proud and dedicated member of the team; he strives to develop the technique …
7. Daniel Contreras A.K.A. “Bronx”
Daniel Contreras (A.K.A Bronx) is the lead coach for the boxing program at Gracie Barra Kissimmee. He is a boxing champion, fighting in over 100 Amateur fights with only 2 …