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  • 10 Reasons to go to Open Mat - we have it every Saturday at 11am

    Sharpen your skills: Open mats aren't structured classes, giving you the freedom to focus on specific areas you want to improve. Drill moves, practice escapes, or strategize with experienced partners to elevate your technique. Live rolling galore: This is your chance to pressure test your skills against diverse training partners of all skill levels. You'll learn by adapting to different styles, building confidence, and discovering your strengths and weaknesses. Deepen your BJJ knowledge: Open mats foster collaboration and knowledge sharing. Ask upper belts specific questions, exchange tips with peers, and observe others rolling to expand your ....

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  • Muay Thai Seminar with Lynda Chunhawat

    Muay Thai Seminar Lynda Chunhawat Jan 27th 12pm - 2pm We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a Muay Thai seminar with Lynda Chunhawat on January 27th from 12-2pm at Lamorinda Jiu Jitsu and Kickboxing. Linda Chunhawat is one of the Pioneers of the Bay Area Muay Thai scene. She is fighter from the famed Fairtex Gym in San Francisco, California. A product of champion-trainer Ganyao, Lynda has fought some of the best Muay Thai technicians from 1999 - 2005. Her power and speed emerges in her own mastery of Muay Thai attacks. She has a wide range of skills but especially loves the clinch. She ran the old school“Smokers” that took place at Fairtex on ....

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  • Thanksgiving Schedule / December Event

    Thanksgiving Schedule - Wed Nov 23rd - Regular Schedule Thurs Nov 24th - Closed stay tuned for open mat Fri Nov 25th - Regular Schedule - No 4pm kids Muay Thai & 5pm Muay Thai will be open mat Saturday - Regular Schedule December 2nd - In House Tournament , Promotions, Bounce House and Tacos. In House Tournament Registration - HERE O ur year end party will take place on Saturday December 2nd following the in house tournament and belt promotions. We will have all you can eat Taco's and a Bounce house after promotions. No Classes on Saturday December 2nd. Congratulations to Our JJWL and IBJJF Open Competitors! We are incredibly proud ....

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  • Competing in Jiu JItsu

    Here are some of the ways that competing makes you better at jiu jitsu: It forces you to focus on your weaknesses.When you compete, you're going to be facing people who are better than you in some areas. This will force you to identify your weaknesses and work on improving them. It teaches you how to deal with pressure.Competing can be a stressful experience, but it's important to learn how to deal with that pressure if you want to succeed. Competing will help you develop the mental toughness you need to perform under pressure. It gives you a sense of accomplishment.Winning a competition is a great feeling, and it can give you a boost of confidence that will carry over into your ....

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  • How can I become a sponsor or lifetime member?

    Lamorinda Jiu Jitsu and Kickboxing: Ways to Sponsor Our Program Lamorinda Jiu Jitsu and Kickboxing is a martial arts academy that is committed to providing our community with the highest quality instruction and training. We offer classes for all ages and skill levels, and we are proud to be a part of the Lamorinda community. We are always looking for ways to improve our program, and we believe that sponsorships are a great way to do that. There are many ways that you can sponsor our program, including: Sponsoring a student:This is a great way to help a student who is passionate about martial arts achieve their goals. You can sponsor a student's travel expenses for out-of-town ....

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  • Losing makes you relatable

    Losing makes you relatable. My family gets a front row seat to my failures. Together, the Burroughs crew sets goals, adjusts our schedule at home to prepare, and then travels together to try to accomplish them. Sometimes we win. Sometimes we don’t. My reaction on the mat after losing is a microcosm of what my family is experiencing in their seats somewhere in the arena. Despite the sting of defeat, it never fails to come closely tied with a newfound perspective and freshly lit fire. It’s a feeling that only losing can deliver. And with that also comes the opportunity to build character. “Everyone loses. But champions never stop fighting.” Sometimes ....

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  • Starting Jiu Jitsu after 40

    There are many benefits of starting Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) after 40, including: Improved physical fitness.BJJ is a great way to get in shape, regardless of your age. It is a full-body workout that will help you build strength, flexibility, and endurance. Increased self-defense skills.BJJ is a highly effective self-defense martial art. It teaches you how to protect yourself from a variety of attacks, including strikes, kicks, and grappling. Reduced stress levels.BJJ can be a great way to relieve stress and anxiety. The physical exertion and mental focus required for BJJ can help you to clear your mind and relax. Made new friends.BJJ classes are a great way to meet new people and ....

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  • In House Kids Tournament August 5th

    The Lamorinda Jiu Jitsu In-House Tournament is a great opportunity for kids to compete against each other and test their skills. Here are some reasons why you should compete in the tournament: It's a great way to learn and improve.Competing in a tournament can help you learn how to handle the pressure of competition, how to adapt your game plan to different opponents, and how to stay focused and motivated. It's a great way to meet new people.You'll get to meet other kids who are interested in jiu jitsu, and you might even make some new friends. It's a great way to have fun.Competing in a tournament can be a lot of fun, and it's a great way to test your skills and see how you ....

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  • Jiu Jitsu for Kids

    The Importance of Kids Learning Jiu-Jitsu Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art that has been practiced for centuries. It is a form of self-defense that teaches students how to defend themselves against an attacker. Jiu-Jitsu is also a great way to get in shape and learn discipline. There are many benefits to kids learning Jiu-Jitsu. One of the biggest benefits is that it helps to build physical fortitude. Jiu-Jitsu is a physically demanding sport that requires a lot of strength, endurance, and flexibility. As kids practice Jiu-Jitsu, they will become stronger, more flexible, and more endurance. Another benefit of Jiu-Jitsu is that it helps to build emotional fortitude. ....

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  • Elevate Learning and Fitness: Lamorinda Jiu Jitsu And Kickboxing Welcomes Charter School Vouchers

    Discover the synergy between education and fitness at Lamorinda Jiu-Jitsu and Kickboxing. By accepting vouchers from charter schools, this initiative creates a unique opportunity for students to blend academic excellence with martial arts training. Accepted Vouchers: Visions In Education Compass Charter Schools Pacific Charter Institute Below are some of the benefits of this collaboration in nurturing well-rounded individuals: 1. Education Meets Fitness: Lamorinda Jiu-Jitsu's partnership with charter schools bridges the gap between education and physical activity. This integrated approach recognizes the importance of both components in a student's development. 2. ....

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Join us for a Gi Jiu-Jitsu Seminar with Adam Wardzinski | June 23rd, 10am - 1pm

This is an incredible opportunity to learn his Butterfly Guard Game! This seminar is open to all academies, with a discount for our Lamorinda and Calaveras students.

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