LUCAS LEPRI SEMINAR WAS A RESOUNDING SUCCESS! THANK YOU DENVER BJJ SEMINARS FOR BRINING WORLD CHAMPION LUCAS LEPRI TO COLORADO AND THANK YOU TO THE SANCTUARY BJJ & FITNESS FOR HOSTING!

Thank you to Ray Castillo of Denver BJJ Seminars for bringing World Champion Lucas Lepri to The Sanctuary BJJ and Fitness (Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Lakewood) to share his Jiu Jitsu! On March 29, 2015, Denver BJJ Seminars brought Lucas Lepri out and he taught an amazing seminar at The Sanctuary.  Thank you to Denver BJJ Seminars for making it possible, […]

Denver BJJ Seminars - Professor Ben - Olympian Charlee Minkin - World Champion Lucas Lepri and Crew - Lucas Lepri Seminar at The Sanctuary - 03-29-2015

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

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 […]