Gracie Barra South Austin was founded in 2010 by Professor Marcio Feitosa , 5th IBJJF black belt, recognized professor and long time competitor and multiple times world champion. Shortly after that he brought in our current head instructor Professor Alexandre Ferreira Santos “Dande” who’s also a multiple times IBJJF champion including Panams Brazilian National Absolute Champion as well as recognized Professor. Gracie Barra South Austin is a part of the Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Team, which includes more than 700 schools on six continents, making it the largest Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team on the planet. As a member of Gracie Barra Westchase, students have the benefit to train at any Gracie Barra Official Location around the world!
Gracie Barra Westchase was one of the very first franchised locations in the State of Texas, and it is one of the top GB locations in the United States, home to so many members of all ages and skill levels. Open 7 days a week, we offer various group classes per week taught by numerous instructors who are also decorated competitors in their sports. Our programs and classes provide ever-evolving teaching and support to our members to help develop students so they may efficently reach their personal goals, whatever they may be – competition, training as a hobby, improving athleticism and health – all while learning martial art discipline.
Every Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class at GB South Austin is conducted by one or more Gracie Barra certified instructors, who are continually educated in the most effective teaching and competition techniques for the sport.
We look forward to seeing you on our mats!
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