Gracie Humaita is the most prestigious Brazilian Jiu Jitsu academy in the world. The Academia Gracie was founded by Carlos and Helio Gracie on April 18, 1952. There are currently 110+ certified academies worldwide.
Gracie Jiu Jitsu – also known as Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) – is universally regarded as one of the most effective martial arts for self defence. It is a style of which can be mastered by people of all ages and fitness levels. BJJ’s driving principle is that a smaller, weaker person using proper technique like leverage, joint-locks and choke holds can successfully defeat a bigger, stronger opponent.
Listed here is the certified Gracie Humaita Jiu Jitsu academy located in Balmain, Sydney's Inner West.
372 Darling St Balmain NSW 2041
Sydney Inner West
Balmain, New South Wales is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Balmain is located 6 km west of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the Inner West Council. It sits on a small peninsula that juts out of Sydney Harbour, directly opposite Milson’s Point.
It is located on the Balmain peninsula surrounded by Port Jackson, adjacent to the suburbs of Rozelle to the south-west, Birchgrove to the north-west, and Balmain East to the east. Iron Cove sits on the western side of the peninsula, with White Bay on the south-east side and Mort Bay on the north-east side.
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