Braulio Estima Summer Camp 2019

Braulio Estima Summer Camp 2019

Date: 18th July – 21st July Time: 12:00pm Place: TBC SAVE THE DATES Braulio Estima will be hosting his annual Summer Camp at Gracie Barra Channel Islands. The event will start at 12:00pm on Thursday 18th July and will finish on Sunday 21st July at 2:00pm The training...
Gradings – Jan 2019

Gradings – Jan 2019

Student Gradings Paul (Howster) How – Promoted to black belt on Saturday 5th January 2019 by Professor Braulio Estima. Since 2009, Paul How (Howster) has proudly flown the Gracie Barra flag and represented GBCI on the national and international stage. He has...
GB Training Plan – Week 3

GB Training Plan – Week 3

This week at Gracie Barra Channel Islands, students will be learning about Ground Strikes, Leg Grabs and Guard. You will discover how to both escape and attack from various...
GB Learning : Tournament Guard Passing

GB Learning : Tournament Guard Passing

GB Learning : Tournament Guard Passing Observe all of the different divisions at a bjj tournament and it doesn’t take long to see just how many matches come down to passing and defending the guard. The majority of the matches will be decided by whether the passer can...
Stuart Penn Channel Television News Report

Stuart Penn Channel Television News Report

Stuart Penn recently came back from the first Abu Dhabi Para Jiu Jitsu competion with a silver in his weight category and gold in the open class. Channel Television came up to the Gracie Barra Channel Islands Academy to interview him.  They have kindly sent us...
Mat 3 To Open At Gracie Barra Channel Islands in Jersey

Mat 3 To Open At Gracie Barra Channel Islands in Jersey

With the rapid growth in numbers of students now traing at GBCI, we are pleased to say we have an additional mat opening in early March. Fingers crossed we will have a special guest to officially open it so keep an eye out for that news if it happens. This room will...