GIRLS IN GIS COLORADO AT CBJJ DENVER HQ – WHAT A SUCCESS!   Recently updated !

Thank you, thank you, to Milly Malloy, Natalie DiNingrat, Shama Ko, and the whole Girls In Gis crew for allowing Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Denver HQ to host the first Girls In Gis Colorado event of 2015. Thank you also to CBJJ Instructors Charlee Minkin, Rachel Cram and Maria Chavez for sharing your jiu jitsu […]

Girls In Gis Group Photo - CBJJ Denver HQ - 03-15-2015

John McAndrews - Kickdown 117 - MMA Debut - Victory - 03-14-2015

VICTORY! JOHN MCANDREWS WINS HIS MMA DEBUT AT KICKDOWN 117

Victory! John McAndrews won his MMA Debut at Kickdown 117 held at the Stampede, in Denver, Colorado, on Saturday March 14, 2015. It was a strong performance by a fighter in his amateur MMA Debut. John was prepared for his 135lbs pound bout. Both John and his opponent, Vice Vue, made weight. Vue, also a relative […]


JONATHON “JONNY TSUNAMI” WYDERKO PRO MMA DEBUT VICTORY! (NOW WITH FULL FIGHT VIDEO)

Jonathon “Jonny Tsunami” Wyderko brought the storm on Friday night, March 6, 2015, at the Prize Fighting Championship 8 event held at the historic Paramount Theater in downtown, Denver, Colorado. It was Jonathon’s Pro MMA debut and he made a night of it, scoring a fast first round TKO victory via GNP strikes. MMABuzz.com summarized the […]

Jonathan Wyderko - Pro Debut - Victory 2 - PFC 8 - 03-06-2015

LEO VIEIRA – FOUNDER OF CHECKMAT BJJ – GIVES AMAZING SEMINAR AT CBJJ DENVER HQ!

Thank you to Ray Castillo of Denver BJJ Seminars for bringing Leo Vieira, multiple time ADCC Champion, Pan Am Champion, and World Champion to Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy! On February 7, 2015, Denver BJJ Seminars brought Leo Vieira, who is the founder of Checkmat BJJ, out to Colorado and Leo delivered an amazing seminar at CBJJ Denver HQ. Nothing like learning from a […]

Ben Lowry and Leo Vieira - 02-07-2015

Gold Medals - Professor Ben Lowery - Professor Nobuo Yagai - Brown Belt Phil Lietz - Jiu Jitsu World League - 01-17-2015

JIU JITSU WORLD LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: WE HAVE THREE.

What a way to start 2015! On January 17, 2015, Master Rigan Machado’s newly formed Jiu Jitsu World League held its inaugural Championships at the Bren Events Center at the University of California, Irvine, in Irvine, California. The event was the first of 12 Jiu Jitsu World League competitions planned for 2015 and the first ever BJJ […]


HAPPY NEW YEAR! COLORADO BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU ACADEMY ACCOMPLISHED SOME BIG THINGS IN 2014. 2015 IS HERE AND WE WANT YOU ON THE MAT! JIU JITSU FOR EVERYONE! JIU JITSU FOR LIFE.

Happy New Year to each and every member of the Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu family! Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy accomplished some big things in 2014. When Fight to Win Promotions and the Prize Fighting Championship announced their Annual Best Awards the list was surprisingly full of CBJJ athletes. The 2014 Best of the Year Award recipients included: Brandon White – […]

David Ruiz - Founder - Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy - Rigan Machado Black Belt

Nobuo Yagai-Coaching-Colorado BJJ-Denver HQ-Competition

JIU JITSU WORLD LEAGUE 17TH JANUARY 2015

Master Rigan Machado is producing the new event: Jiu Jitsu world League. Jiu Jitsu World League – Home Page. The JJWL, created by Rigan Machado and Mathew Tinley, is aiming to professionalize the sport of Jiu-Jitsu. “There are many exciting developments and changes happening in the world of Brazilian jiu jitsu. To begin, the sport’s popularity is rapidly growing, and […]


THE PSYCHOLOGY OF BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU

The Psychology of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Why has BJJ become so popular and inspires such dedication? Published on December 14, 2014 by David J. Ley, Ph.D. — Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, commonly called BJJ, is one of the fastest growing martial arts in the world. First introduced to the US in the [1990’s] through the creation […]

Fight To Win 2014 Colorado Open - Phil Lietz - Passing The Guard

Fight To Win 2014 Colorado Open - CBJJ Team Rigan Machado - Professors David Ruiz and Nobuo Yagai

2014 HOLIDAY PARTY – SATURDAY, DEC. 20TH – THIS SHOULD BE FUN!

2014 HOLIDAY PARTY What:  2014 CBJJ / MtoC Holiday Party When: Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 6:30pm Where: The Watering Bowl, 5411 Leetsdale, Dr., Denver, CO 80246 Whether naughty or nice, come and join your BJJ and Muay Thai crew for some holiday fun and cheer. A holiday party is a good excuse to get […]