Gracie Barra Westside is our second Gracie Barra school in the Albuquerque area and was opened in 2009. We offer world-class level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instruction catering to a variety of students, both adults and children as young as 3 years old. Our main focus is to be a teacher for character development, self-defense, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training. Our classes are aligned with the Gracie Barra Program Structure developed by Master Carlos Gracie Jr. to meet specific learning needs for people of different ages and levels. Our clean, progress oriented environment allows students to have a challenging yet fun training experience. Gracie Barra Westside is for anyone who values discipline, wellness, martial arts, and respect. It doesn’t matter if you are a busy worker looking to lose weight, a person looking for self-defense or a Professional fighter looking to hone your Brazilian Jiu -Jitsu game. We offer Jiu-Jitsu for everyone and are confident that you will find an exciting and challenging place to meet all your goals.
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Roberto “Tussa” Alencar
ICP4, ICP5, ICP6, ICP6_Revisited, CPR
Black Belt 4th Degree Professor Roberto “Tussa” Alencar is the head instructor of Gracie Barra New Mexico. With over 16 years of experience in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, Professor “Tussa” has been teaching since he was a purple belt. Having a lot of enthusiasm, professionalism, and determination he is growing a huge army of Jiu –Jitsu practitioners …