Helio Gracie 101- SALE

This October 1st is the 101st birthday of Grand Master Helio Gracie. To celebrate Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) is offering 20% off in store ALL WEEK LONG.

Helio Gracie (centre) surrounded by Gracie family members.

Helio Gracie (centre) surrounded by Gracie family members.

Enjoy some new gear on the mats and celebrate the way Helio liked to most- by training Jiu Jitsu!
Here’s a nice little interview with Helio. See what he has to say about passing on the art of Gracie Jiu Jitsu to the world, how he feels about its changes, and what he attributes his longevity to:

Not sure if we’ve got something in stock? You can always check out the online store.


The latest ‘Gracie Challenge’

The ‘Gracie Challenge’ is going around the Humaita Black Belts and Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) is IN. This time it’s not the Gracie fight challenge of old but a challenge to show a simple and effective technique (two fundamental and constant principals of Gracie Jiu Jits). Here are both Prof. Bruno Panno and Prof. Marcos Nevel‘s techniques! Enjoy.

Vic 2014 Base art poster FINAL A

Australia’s Biggest BJJ COMP

It’s that special time of year again where Australia’s best Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competitors gather for the Pan Pacific competition in Melbourne. This three day competition runs October 10-12th at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre. Competition includes junior and juvenile gi division and women’s and men’s gi and no-gi division in Adult and Masters.

To sign up for this comp click here. Be sure that you are registered with the AFBJJ (Australian Federation of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu) BEFORE registering for the competition. Competing or supporting, we will see you there!


Gracie Kids Holiday Camp

Our latest Gracie Kids Holiday Camp happened this week at Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ). We had several current students and non students who took the class. During the 6 hours of activity each day the children developed their falling and rolling skills along with basic self defense and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu positions through games. Take a peek at just a bit of the fun!


To find out more about our martial arts programs for kids, teens, and toddler’s click here.


Writing Challenge


Write about your experience or any part in your Gracie Jiu Jitsu Training to win a stack of GracieMags from Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ)! Load up on the news and knowledge in over a year’s worth of journalism.

In 500 words or more tell us anything about you and Jiu Jitsu! You could write about things like: your first few months of training, your first tournaments, how your progress has been, your frustrations, a funny thing happened on the mats, what Jiu Jitsu means to you, or how you have changed through practicing Jiu Jitsu.

Message us on Facebook or email us at info@graciesydney.com.au with your article.


Contest runs till the October 20th          START TYPING!


Kids Spring Competition Review

Thanks to all the Gracie Kids and their families for another great Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ)  Kids competition. For many of the children in our Association this is their first taste of the martial arts as a sports and where they really get to see all their learning applied in real time. We heard from one parent that now all her daughter wants to do is try out competitions! Competitors got medals, a gift, and some fruit to recharge after the event. Enjoy the school holidays all!





Gracie Sydney @ Brazilian Day Festival

Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) will be the huge Brazilian Day celebration this Sunday @ Noon in Darling Harbour. This event is FREE for the whole family and has tons going on. We will be doing a Jiu Jitsu and Self Defense Presentation with our Gracie Kids and then a crowd participation for all the kids in the audience! Stop by and say hi and grab some goodies we will have to give away like FREE 5 CLASS PASSES

For more Information check out the Ritmo Brazilian Day Website here.