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Royce Gracie and US Blackbelt Academy owner Ivan Kravitz were recently invited to visit Naval Special Warfare Command in Coronado, CA. They were given an amazing tour of the command, including a quick visit to SEAL TEAM 5 HQ, and a visit to the famed O-Course. After a quick lunch, Royce Gracie conducted a 2 hour seminar to various personnel of the command, covering various tactics, methods and … [Read More...]
UFC Hall of Fame Member Royce Gracie will back at US Blackbelt Academy on Monday, December 16th, 2013 for 2 exciting seminars. Royce will conduct a seminar for children 6-11 years of age from 5:00 - 6:00pm. If your child has never had a class with Royce, this is a great opportunity to introduce him or her to Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. As a father of 4, Royce makes the seminar fun and educational. At … [Read More...]
By Thomas Gerbasi October 28, 2013 Looking back at the UFC's first event as its 20th birthday approaches... Technology has grown by leaps and bounds over the years, but you still can’t go back in time. That’s the bad news for writers who would have loved to be on press row for Ali-Frazier I or III, or in the press box for Babe Ruth’s “called shot” in 1932 or Joe Namath’s guarantee in … [Read More...]
What can I say... I have been at US Blackbelt Academy for over seven years. My son started when he was 4 and went through to age 8, followed by my daughter. She is 8 and working toward her Blackbelt. She has gained focus, confidence, and perseverance. She has learned that practice is mandatory in order to learn. What an invaluable lesson. She looks forward to the jui jutsu classes because of the … [Read More...]