Renzo Gracie Gi Seminar

Date: June 27, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM
Where: 5 Star Martial Arts

About the event

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA Legend Renzo Gracie is hosting a 2-hour seminar on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 5 Star Martial Arts / Renzo Gracie Los Angeles in Los Angeles. Price for the seminar is $140. 5 Star Students can contact the academy for a special promo code offer.

You can register for the seminar on eventbrite.com or by clicking here.

Renzo Gracie is the grandson of Gracie Jiu Jitsu founder Carlos Gracie and son of 9th Dan BJJ black belt Robson Gracie, brother to Ralph and Ryan Gracie. Like most men in the Gracie family, Renzo started training Jiu Jitsu as an infant. He had formal instructor from many of the Gracie patriarchs, but two of his biggest influences were the legendary Rolls Gracie and Carlos Gracie Jr (the man who later awarded him his black belt)..

Renzo has won numerous competitions the most prestigious being the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) in which he is a 2x Champion. Renzo’s name is also synonymous with Vale-Tudo, the famous No Holds Barred style of fighting in Brazil that originated today’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). Renzo’s first official fight was at the age of 25 in the Gracie Vale Tudo Challenge were he submitted his opponent Luiz Augusto Alvareda by rear naked choke. Renzo has fought all over the world for organizations such as Pride FC in its heyday and the UFC. He pioneered Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in America in the 1990’s when he founded Renzo Gracie Academy in New York City, one of the cornerstones of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in America. He is established as one of the best teachers and mentors in the sport. With his signature combination of charisma and intelligence, he has guided students such as Matt Serra a former UFC Champion, Roger Gracie a 10x Jiu Jitsu world champion, John Danaher the Jiu-Jitsu Coach to UFC Champions Georges St-Pierre & Chris Weidman, Shawn Williams, and Ricardo Almeida to black belt.

The seminar will be held in the traditional gi/kimono. Please bring your gi/kimono since gi specific techniques will be taught and drilled at the seminar.

Check-in for the event starts at 5 PM on the day of the event and there will be a warm-up and stretching area for participants to get ready while the kids classes wrap up.

Please contact our academy at 323-933-1708 on weekdays between 11:30 AM and 9:00 PM if you have any questions.