About this Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy

Gracie Barra Tweed Heads, located in Tweed Heads South is run by Professor Lucas Queiroz, 2nd Degree BJJ Black Belt. All instructors are professionally qualified, ready to provide you with the best training experience.

Gracie Barra is a worldwide community of Jiu-Jitsu instructors, students and athletes. The organisation is built by over 700 schools in six continents.

The Gracie Barra class structure is the trademark of all Gracie Barra Schools. Classes start on time and adhere to a standardized curriculum and class structure. Students know up front what is expected of them and have a clear understanding of what to expect from their instructors and training partners. The consistency of this structure combined with the creativity and innovation of devoted instructors blend perfectly to facilitate Gracie Barra's progress.

From the Gracie Barra Tweed Heads website:

The Gracie Barra school in Tweed Heads welcomes everyone who is looking to get in shape, learn self-defense, and improve the overall quality of their lives, is for anyone who values discipline, wellness, martial art, respect and is looking for a life-style that embraces and constantly improves all this aspects. A typical Gracie Barra student starts with an introductory class, where he or she will learn the overall self-defense strategy of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and afterwards start in the Gracie Barra Fundamentals Program. After four (4) months of training and learning the techniques comprising the Fundamental’s Curriculum, the student will then progress into the Gracie Barra Advanced Program.

During our classes you will find that the techniques of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu are based on leverage and do not require strength or speed. It doesn’t matter if you’ve ever practiced martial arts before. At Gracie Barra Tweed Heads you will find a healthy and friendly environment where you will learn and develop, step by step, all the physical skills necessary to perform Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Our school has members of all ages and skill levels. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is truly for everybody. You don’t have to be a fighter to train with us. All that is required is an open mind, a willingness to learn and the desire to be part of the most traditional martial arts family in the world. Our programs are open to men, women and children of all ages. It doesn’t matter if you are a person with no training background that wants to loose weight or learn self-defence, a busy business man looking for a stress relieving activity, a parent searching for an something to complement the education of your kids, or a experienced martial artist aiming for the further development of your fighting skills, come to the school.

If you are looking for high level competition BJJ, you will also find your place at our school.

If you are interested in learning more about the great benefits that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu can bring to your life, call today to schedule your free class!

When you come to our school you will experience a professional, clean & safe environment for the students & families that attend.


10/12 Greenway Drive, Tweed Heads South, NSW, 2486

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  • Fundamentals Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Advanced Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • No-Gi Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Adults
  • Kids & Teens
  • Women Only
  • Private Classes
  • Black Belt Program
  • BarraFit
  • School Holiday Programs
About the area/region

Tweed Shire

Tweed Heads

Tweed Heads is a town in New South Wales. It is located on the Tweed River in north-eastern New South Wales, Australia, in Tweed Shire. Tweed Heads is located next to the border with Queensland, adjacent to its "twin town" of Coolangatta, which is a suburb of the Gold Coast.
(Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)