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"the gentle art"

"The gentle overcomes the rigid.

The slow overcomes the fast.

The weak overcomes the strong."

- Lao Tzu

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No drop-ins allowed at this time due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Class sizes are limited and all students must complete a temperature check and sanitize hands upon entering the building.

Our Vision Statement

  • Maintain an atmosphere of a lifelong study of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. 

  • Promote self-awareness and the ability to use the body in the most efficient way.

  • Develop student proficiency that conforms to the standards of the global Brazilian Jiu Jitsu community

  latest at Ótimo
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Mike Musumeci

Seminar (March 2021)

Professor Tim Shirley

Seminar (April 2021)


Belt Promotions

left to right:

Maria (2nd stripe White)

Jaimeo (1st stripe Blue)

Pat (4th stripe Blue)

Professor Chad Chalileh

coach Dan (1st stripe Purple)

coach Gary (3rd stripe Purple)

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Prof. Chad (left) with Jeremy (4th stripe White)

Dan (2nd stripe Blue) with Prof. Chad

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left to right: Brian (2nd stripe Blue) Chris (3rd stripe White)

Prof. Chad, Nelson (1st stripe Purple), Angelo (1st stripe Blue)

2020 "Turkey Roll"

Our Thanksgiving Open Mat was a success!


Always a great time at Ótimo!

Congrats to Brian Rodriguez (seen below) representing Ótimo BJJ with a submission victory, a decision win, and 2-0 loss to the eventual champion. Brian was able to perform with poise and skill under competition pressure.

(October 2020 / Philadelphia, PA).                        


benefits of brazilian jiu-jitsu


value of hard work

self defense skills


persistence and grit

mental toughness

weight loss

Come train Jiu-Jitsu with us and elevate your grappling game to the next level.

Why Join 

 Ótimo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy? 

  • Guaranteed personal attention & development

  • Personalized curriculum aimed at individual goals

  • Family friendly environment 

  • Beginner, advanced, & competition levels available