About Us

Gracie Barra Sandton

The Sandton Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy was founded in October 2022; established through the lineage of Prof Rodrigo Farjado, a multiple world champion, of Gracie Barra Curitiba, Brazil.

Prof Storm Conrad, the Head Coach of Gracie Barra Sandton received his black belt from Rodrigo.

Professor Sebastien Garnier from Gracie Barra Europe, provides guidance in ensuring we maintain and uphold the highest standards set by Gracie Barra International.

We are dedicated to the principle of “Jiu-Jitsu for Everyone”.

Regardless of age, whether new to the sport or experienced, our training programmes are structured with a step-by-step process using the established training curriculum and philosophy founded by the Gracie Barra Academy;

We aim to foster an environment of collaboration, respect, and integrity; a community that welcomes everyone, in an atmosphere where you can grow, learn, and succeed in your personal goals.

World Class Teachers

Our commitment to excellence extends beyond our facility and into the very core of our teaching.

Our world-class professors and coaches ensure that our members receive top-quality instruction that aligns with highest level of international standards in Jiu-Jitsu.

Focus on Technique

What sets us apart is our unwavering focus on technique. While sparring is part of the practise of Jiu-Jitsu, we are dedicated to learning and honing techniques and skills.

Our focus is to develop and promote a strong foundation based on mastering technique and building confidence.

Premium School

Our School is the first school in Africa to be given the Premium School status by the Gracie Barra International.

Community

Our instructors are exceptional, certified, experienced and passionate in teaching the sport of Jiu Jitsu and making a positive contribution to the well-being of our students and community.

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