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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
The Predator MMA Academy is part of Professor Luiz Palhares’ Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association. Professor Palhares is a 7th Degree Red and Black belt under Rickson Gracie. He has won the Rio de Janeiro championships several times. He was the Pan American Champion for 2000, 2003, 2004. In 2002, 2003 he placed third in the Masters and Seniors International. In 1998 he was the Brazilian National Champion in the heavy weight senior division and open. Currently, Professor Palhares resides in Florida where he teaches classes for civilians, the military and Special Forces (Seals, Green Berets, and Rangers). We are honored to have Professor Palhares as our guide and mentor throughout our journey of discovery into the realm of BJJ. The Academy offers classes for children five (5) years old to sixteen (16) years old. We also offer Beginner and Intermediate classes for adults.
Monday: 6:00 – 7:00 PM Kids, 7:00 – 8: 30 PM Adult Basic
Tuesday: 7:00 – 8:00 PM Adult Intermediate
Wednesday: 6:00 – 7:00 PM Kids, 7:00 – 8: 30 PM Adult Basic
Thursday: 7:00 – 8:00 PM Adult Intermediate
Friday: 6:30 – 8:30 PM Open Mat
Saturday: 12:00 – 1:00 PM Kids
Predator MMA News
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Dec 30 2011
Pekiti Tirsia Seminar
Pekiti-Tirsia Kali (PTK): is an indigenous combat blade fighting system native to the Philippines that employs all traditional weapons including Empty-Hands. At its core lays the Doce Methodos, The Contradas, and the Contra-Tirsia Doble-Dos fighting technologies. It is a true, close-quarters combat system that is perfectly engineered for all branches of the military, law enforcement officers, […]
Dec 11 2011
Yesterday we had a very intensive stripe test for many of our white belts and two of our blue belts. The test itself took nearly 6 hours to complete; and, it had no scheduled time outs for anything. Everyone involved was a true warrior and provided the Blood – Sweat – and Tears to make […]
Nov 18 2011
Stripe Test for Selected White and Blue Belts
0900 – 1200 hrs. Phase 1. 1200 – 1300 hrs. Lunch. 1300 – 1600 hrs. Phase 2.
Nov 1 2011
Cassie Crisano WINS!
Cassie Crisano defeated Yolanda Etsitty on October 22, 2011.
Oct 29 2011
Seminars by Professor Luiz Palhares
Professor Luiz Palhares, 7 stripes Red and Black Belt under Rickson Gracie, will be conducting seminars at the Predator MMA Academy.
Aug 8 2011
Juan Sanchez vs Saquan Pickett Results
Congratulations Juan Sanchez for his victory last night against Saquan Pickett.