A black belt is a white belt that never quit..

The Dante Rivera Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy offers world class Martial Arts instruction.  Our philosophy is Jiu-Jitsu is for everyone, it is a lifestyle, not just a form of Martial Art. Quite simply...a black belt is a white belt that never quit... 

Kids Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Program

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Our kids Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu program is a safe and friendly curriculum designed to teach basic Jiu-Jitsu skills.  The program teaches important self defense skills that no kid should be without in today's world of bullying.

Through the program, we teach our kids to set and achieve goals, while building strength and confidence at the same time.  They learn the importance of discipline and respect, which will stay with them through life.  They also learn to value and enjoy physical exercise as part of their daily routine, while also developing healthy lifestyle habits. 

Adult Basic Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Program


Our adult basic Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu program is not just a Martial Arts program but a way of promoting physical fitness, while building strength and confidence.  It is a safe, structured and professional environment that allows you to grow with confidence, self respect and discipline.   

The program promotes the concept that, with the proper technique, even a  smaller or weaker person can successfully defeat someone who is bigger and stronger.  It is not just a sport or a technique for self defense, the adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu program is a way of life!  

Kickboxing Program


Our kickboxing program is an intensive strength and conditioning program designed to teach basic kickboxing skills.  It is a great way to get in shape and stay in shape!


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