1665 Wabash Ave, Suite G, Springfield, IL 62704 217.652.5465217.652.5465

Gracie Barra Springfield is the only GB school in Springfield.  It joins a legacy of over 600 Gracie Barra Brazilian jiu-jitsu schools worldwide.

Gracie Barra Springfield provides Brazilian jiu-jitsu instruction in a structured environment, following the Gracie Barra Code of Conduct and Gracie Barra Etiquette. Our school provides Brazilian jiu-jitsu programs, which are fit for students of all different knowledge levels.

We offer both private and group classes that focus on character growth and self improvement, and we believe that the techniques and values learned in our programs can better your life, on and off the mats. Learn more about our programs here.

For any questions feel free to fill out the form below and someone from the Gracie Barra Springfield team will contact you soon!

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Coach Russ Farris – Purple Belt


Coach Russ Farris started training in 2014. He had always heard about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu but was a little shy about trying it.  At the urging of one his good friends who …

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1665 Wabash Ave, Suite G
Springfield, IL 62704

1665 Wabash Ave, Suite G Springfield, IL 62704