5995 Mira Mesa Blvd #H, San Diego, CA 92121 858.228.7367858.228.7367

Professor Marcelo Pereira is a 5th degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and has been teaching Jiu Jitsu in San Diego since 1993. Professor Marcelo Pereira opened Gracie Barra Sorrento Valley in May 2015.

Professor Marcelo Pereira is a World Champion and a 5 time Pan American Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion with over 30 years of teaching and competition experience.
The academy offers classes for all levels, all ages, and families.

In the kids class anti-bullying and self defense are part of the curriculum.

The adults class is always a challenging fitness, stress relief, with self defense skills.

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Our Instructors

Professor | Black Belt | Justin McDaniel

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  Justin McDaniel is a Gracie Barra Black Belt under Professor Marcelo Pereira and continues his training under Professor Marcelo as well as Master Nelson Monteiro. Professor Justin started his …

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School Hours of Operation

Monday: 11:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 11:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: Closed

School Location

5995 Mira Mesa Blvd #H
San Diego, CA 92121

5995 Mira Mesa Blvd #H San Diego, CA 92121