Monthly Archives: December 2013

Rickson Gracie

RICKSON GRACIE Rickson, third son of Helio Gracie, was born into Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. At six years old he began competing, at fifteen he started to teach the art, and at eighteen he received his black belt. At age twenty, Rickson won his first awe-inspiring victory against the famous 230-pound Brazilian brawler, Zulu, who until that…
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Royce Gracie

ROYCE GRACIE Royce Gracie is the sixth son of Grand Master Helio Gracie. He received his blue belt at age 16 and was promoted to black belt in less than two years. Royce moved to the United States at age 18 to live with his brother, Rorion, and quickly adapted to the schedule of teaching…
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Happy Holidays From Team Zingano

Happy Holidays!!! Wishing you all a safe and wonderful holiday season! [caption id="attachment_1466" align="alignleft" width="224"] Professor Matt Simms with Master Zingano[/caption]
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UFC 168 Countdown Tate vs Rousey

As UFC 168 approaches everyone is wondering what the results will be. Much anticipated is the rematch between Ronda Rousey against Meisha Tate. Here is the countdown video to the fight.  
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20% OFF Holiday SALE!!!

20% OFF Holiday SALE for NEW STUDENTS starts NOW until January 5th! Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, MMA classes for adults and kids! Don't miss this once a year opportunity! And guess what? With our 30 DAYS FREE you won't pay a PENNY for a whole month from the date that you sign up! What…
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Teila Tuli – UFC 1 , the first fight.

The very first fight in the first UFC event was a brutal one! Teila Tuli will be forever remembered as the first man to be defeated inside the Octagon via a brutal kick to the face that sent his tooth flying out of his mouth! His opponent, Gegard Gourdeu was a Dutch Savate fighter who…
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Ken Shamrock Talks about UFC 1

Ken Shamrock talks about how his first appearance at UFC 1. Shamrock faced Royce in his second bout of the evening and was quickly submitted via RNC and claimed he didn't tapped and the quickly changed his mind when Royce was still on his back ready to keep choking him. Ken, as usual is full…
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