The first Ralph Gracie Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy was founded in 1996 to serve the needs of students all over the San Francisco California area. In 2016 Professor Regis Calixto helped open our academy here in East Central Florida. Since opening our doors, our Martial Arts School in Port Orange has helped an impressive amount of students change the way they feel about learning. Our innovative teaching methods help students really latch onto the material, and take charge of their own learning. We strive to push our students both physically and mentally.
There are many benefits to training martial arts, not the least of which are physical, mental, and spiritual in nature. From the physical improvements, to the enhancement of both your mental and spiritual well-being, martial arts paves the way for people to reach their peak potential.
Martial arts has tremendous health benefits and can get you in the best shape of your life very quickly. It is one of the most effective workouts available. Many practitioners can attest to its incredible health properties and will tell you that by training martial arts, they have never felt better in their entire lives.
Achieving your fitness goals and getting your dream body takes a lot of effort. It involves absolutely no magic and it certainly isn’t easy. In this day and age, where obesity and heart disease run rampant, everyone wants to lead a healthy lifestyle.
Physical exercise, is, of course, a primary component of good health. Given that martial arts has many benefits, it is a great thing for you to try.
What makes our Martial Arts School in Port Orange different?
Professor Regis Calixto from day one has cultivated an atmosphere of camaraderie, respect and genuine friendship. Whether you are a complete beginner or black belt, he welcomes everyone looking to better themselves.