Ben Lowry and Leo Vieira - 02-07-2015

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 […]


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 […]

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

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

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 – […]


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 […]

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

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 […]


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 […]

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

Rigan Machado & CBJJ Black Belts - 05-03-2014

COLORADO BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU 2014 BLACK BELT SEMINAR: GET THERE!

This year our traditional, in-house, Colorado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blackbelt Seminar will take place Saturday, December 6, 2014, at 11:00am at the Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Denver HQ Academy. All students, friends and family are invited and welcome to attend this seminar. We will be executing techniques for all levels of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, from beginner […]


TELEMUNDODENVER.COM VISITS COLORADO BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU STAPLETON!

Thank you Esmelin Espinal (aka “E”) for bringing TelemudoDenver.com up to Colorado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Stapleton to explore how Jiu Jitsu helps Latin men like you conquer challenges, get fit, stay in shape, and excel in life. Thank you CBJJ practitioners for sharing a glimpse of your training with the world. Click the link below […]

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PFC Rock N Rumble - Don Westman vs Garth Heth - 11-21-2014 - Victory - Wearing New BJJ Brown Belt

VICTORY AT ROCK N RUMBLE! DON “DOOMSDAY” WESTMAN WINS WITH SUBMISSION OF THE NIGHT AND RECEIVES CBJJ STAPLETON’S FIRST EVER BROWN BELT! ALAN QUINTANA LECHUGA WINS A HARD FOUGHT THREE ROUND STRIKING WAR! (WITH FULL FIGHT VIDEO)

It was a night of victory and “firsts” for Don “Doomsday” Westman in his return to the Prize Fighting Championship Cage at the first ever PFC Rock N Rumble event held at the National Western Complex in Denver, Colorado, on November 21, 2014. Don earned his first ever “Submission of the Night” honors with his […]