Congratulations to Professor Jucão on his first place finish in the Heavyweight division at the Pan No-Gi Championships!
Held at City College on September 28th, Team Jucão had a strong showing across the board, taking home 13 medals in total.
We’ve got some really awesome news for you all! Starting Monday August 19th, we have added MORE jiu jitsu class times at all 3 locations.
We will now have class 7 days a week, in the mornings, evenings, and weekends.
These NEW classes on the West Side, East Side, and Tribeca will all be taught by Jucao. Remember that Fridays on the West Side are NO-GI and Sunday in Tribeca is Open Mat.
Full class schedule is below (click for larger version):
Tribeca Address: 78 Reade Street, between Broadway & Church
Eastside Address: 220 East 86th St
Westside Address: 103 W 73rd St
Professor Ailson “Jucão” Henrique Brites with students
Equipe Jucão is adding two new Manhattan locations. Jucão is now partnered with the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu program at Modern Martial Arts NYC:
Modern Martial Arts – Upper Eastside
220 East 86th Street, New York NY 10028
Modern Martial Arts – Upper Westside
103 West 73rd Street, New York NY 10023
Jucao is now the Head Instructor of the Modern Martial Arts Jiu Jitsu program. Jucao BJJ will now be taught at their Upper Westside and Upper Eastside locations. Professor Jucao, a 5th degree Blackbelt in BJJ under Carlos Gracie Jr with be teaching five days a week at our locations in NYC
Newark, NJ – Equipe Jucao took gold again at the NAGA World Championship today. It is the team’s first tournament of 2010. Results:
JT Bierne Yellow Belt: 1st Place
Nels Larson Blue Belt: 1st Place
JT Bierne No Gi 13 Year Olds Expert Division: 2nd Place
Jason Rinaldi White Belt: 2nd Place
Mike Turini No Gi Beginners: 2nd Place
Lincoln, RI – Twelve year old JT Beirne won again! He took the belt in expert 80-90lb 12-13 year olds at NAGA New England grappling championships, held at Twin Towers Casino here today. Congratulations JT! Video on our youtube page.