Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Training in Rio

By Martin Kocandrle, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO – With the popularity of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and the prominence of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Rio has become a mecca for athletes from around the world. Often fighters come to train for months at a time, but it is also possible to fit it into a shorter trip, regardless of skill level.

After Judo was introduced in Brazil the renowned Gracie family began to adopt many of the techniques to help create the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?