"the gentle art"
"The gentle overcomes the rigid.
The slow overcomes the fast.
The weak overcomes the strong."
- Lao Tzu
Please make an appointment.
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
Seminar (March 2021)
Professor Tim Shirley
Seminar (April 2021)
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)
Prof. Chad (left) with Jeremy (4th stripe White)
Dan (2nd stripe Blue) with Prof. Chad
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
Come train Jiu-Jitsu with us and elevate your grappling game to the next level.
Ótimo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy?
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Personalized curriculum aimed at individual goals
Family friendly environment
Beginner, advanced, & competition levels available