On November 9, we had seven of our adult students competing at the Jiu-Jitsu World League Tournament and they did fantastic! Among the seven, they collected 5 silver medals and 4 bronze...plenty to be proud of, but still a lot of hunger for gold next time! For Andrew Szemborski, Chris Vaughan … [Read more...] about JJWL Tournament in the Books!
For Irving BJJ please stop by the Caio Terra Academy conveniently located between highways 183 and 114 in Irving! The Caio Terra Academy opened its new location in 2019 and has been the life long dream of program director and owner Professor Collin Grayson. Collin has been a staple in the DFW … [Read more...] about Irving BJJ
Prior to their Gold Medal performances at the 2019 Dallas Open, our CTA teammates Mason Fowler and Renato Tagliari taught an awesome Half Guard seminar for us in Irving! In addition to being awesome teammates and friends, these guys are world class competitors as well. They shared some of the … [Read more...] about Thanks to Mason and Renato!
"A goal is not always meant to be reached. It often serves simply as something to aim at." - Bruce Lee In today's tournament, we sent 9 competitors - 7 of whom were stepping into competition for the first time. They had worked hard, were focused and were determined. They were also nervous, … [Read more...] about The True Face of Victory
Last week, Professor Collin was visiting Panama City Beach, Florida with his family on summer vacation and had the opportunity to drop in and teach a class at Rilion Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu! Professor Thor Shaffer has an incredible facility and his students are a perfect example of hospitality. … [Read more...] about CTA Irving in PCB!
This past weekend, Professor Collin was honored to be invited to The Summit Martial Arts in Oklahoma City, OK. TSMA and Head Instructor Dominique Jackson serve as the Caio Terra Association affiliates in Oklahoma and hosted a seminar and belt promotion ceremony on July 13, 2019. In addition to … [Read more...] about CTA Irving in OKC!