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Congratulations to Kaliffa on First Stripe Black Belt

Congratulations to Kaliffa on First Stripe Black Belt

Congratulations to Professor Kaliffa Olivera for being awarded the first stripe on his Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. The stripe was awarded by Master Carlos Gracie, Jr. at the Grace Barra US HQ in California on June 7, 2016.

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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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Gracie Barra Wins Gold at AGF

Gracie Barra Wins Gold at AGF

Gracie Barra Alabama was represented well by affiliate school Mission Submission at the AGF tournament in Columbus, GA. The Gracie Barra Team took 5 competitors and brought back a total of 6 medals!

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Kaliffa Wins Gold at BJJ PRO Atlanta

Kaliffa Wins Gold at BJJ PRO Atlanta

Professor Kaliffa Oliveira of Gracie Barra Alabama competed in the BJJ Atlanta International Pro the weekend of April 30th! Kaliffa won all four of his matches, including Gold in his division and Gold in the open division! Way to go Professor!

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Mistakes Can Be Necessary

Mistakes Can Be Necessary

One minute we are in our best moment, and suddenly, we commit a mistake and because of that error, everything may be lost. Nobody likes to make mistakes, but unfortunately (or fortunately), some are necessary for personal growth.

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