Gracie Barra Alabama

Alabama HQ for Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu

Gracie Barra Alabama, located in Pelham, AL just south of metro Birmingham, is the official headquarters for Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu in the state of Alabama. On our website you can learn more about us, meet our team of instructors and coaches, view our available programs and training schedule, and get in touch will us with any questions or to begin your Jiu-Jitsu journey. Also be sure to check out our News and Events blog to catch up on all the latest news.

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a fantastic competitive sport, but is also so much more. It is the world's most practical form of street self-defense and an amazing way to get fit and stay in shape. Come visit us and learn how.

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2017 Alabama State Championship 2017 Alabama State Championship

The 2017 Alabama State Championship is coming up Saturday, November 4th! Online registration is open now at the Bama Grappling website. Competition begins at 9:00 AM.

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Gracie Barra World Summit 2017 Gracie Barra World Summit 2017

The Gracie Barra World Summit is a three day family event envisioned by Master Carlos Gracie Jr. to bring the Gracie Barra Global Community together to train, learn, connect, get inspired and have fun. This epic event is set to be a hallmark in our history.

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A Short History of Gracie Barra A Short History of Gracie Barra

Learn the concise history of the development of Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu from its origins in Copacabana to the current Global experience of over 600 schools world-wide.

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Dressed for Success: The GB Uniform Dressed for Success: The GB Uniform

All of the aspects of the GB Method are interconnected, each one building upon the next and supporting those that follow. Of the aspects, the GB uniform plays a unique role.

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