Brazilian / Japanese Jiu-Jitsu is a grappling oriented, martial art/combat sport that is known and respected throughout the world as an extremely effective martial art and self defense system. Emphasizing technique, leverage, and timing it allows a smaller person to defeat a larger opponent.
We are Not a competition based academy.
We are a “Recreational Training Center” arguably the best, enjoying good times with great people.
RTC’s are the most practical for working professionals with families and over 40’s that want to learn train.
Learn how to defend yourself
Gain confidence and conquer fear
Build an active and healthy mind, body, & spirit
Make friends and help others
Our system follows a fundamental set of principles that create an understanding through instruction, observation, practice, and live resistance. Our program teaches proven fundamentals of effective fighting through an intelligent and structured process, done safely to optimize learning.
Our program is structured to allow natural progress. The fundamental principles become the building blocks for higher level techniques.
Thorough training students develop reflexes, reactions, and transitions that allow for optimal control over their opponent.
Jesse Stark is a certified Jiu-jitsu instructor and coach.
As a student and teacher of the “Gentle Art” he has committed himself completely tp the study and practice of Jiu-Jitsu.
His mission is to share the wealth and wisdom of this gentle and powerful art with as many as he can, so they may benefit as he did.
Jesse Stark studies under Professor Steven Baker (3rd Degree Black Belt)
Professor Baker studied under Master Joe Moreira
Master Moreira studied under Grand Master Francisco Massur.
“I have dedicated my life to the development of Gracie Jiu Jitsu, Vale Tudo, and Judo. Over the past 50 years my system emerged and has simplified the most technical aspects of these martial arts.
Jiu Jitsu De Brazil professors and students span the globe and are considered to be an extension of my family.
Tradition, honor and respect is the experience and expectation for each person you will find on our matt internationally”.
Master Joe Moreira