Thank you for your interest in one of the newest and most progressive Jiu Jitsu associations in the world. Our goal is to give our affiliates the knowledge and ability to grow successful businesses, while spreading Professor Caio Terra’s unique brand of Jiu-Jitsu. We understand that the there are a lot of associations out there and having to choose the one which is the best fit for your school(s) can be a difficult one. To make this easier we have laid out the benefits of our association, all we ask is that you take a moment, review the materials we present, and if you have any questions feel free to ask (by email, Facebook, or by phone).
NOTE: Professor Caio Terra wants everyone to be successful in business and in life. As a result, all applicants are carefully screened to ensure that they are the right fit for us and more importantly, we are the right fit for them. Not everyone who applies's will be accepted in the CTA. Here are some of the REQUIREMENTS. In addition, we take into account the school owner and the school's reputation in the community.
BENEFITS TO GYM MEMBERS
*Receive quality instruction in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from an instructor certified by eleven-time world champion Professor Caio Terra. All instruction follows the curriculum and methods created by Professor.
*With your membership you get access to the Caio Terra members-only store. We understand that you want to represent the association but we also appreciate that everyone has their own unique style. Because of this, we offer all the latest gear from the top brands.
*FREE access to the ANY CTA affiliated Academy.
*FREE access to train at the headquarters in San Jose, California, and attend ANY of the regular classes. You will get quality training and coaching directly from Professor and/or one of his many certified teaching black belts (there's often two or more black belts teaching the class!).
*Invitation to participate in special Association Only Training Events, Camps, Seminars, and Belt testing events.
*Access to CTA members-only group on Facebook where Caio Terra and other association black belts post regularly!
BENEFITS TO GYM OWNERS
*Starter Packages to help your pro shop get going
* Special Instructor only packages for knowledge!
* Seminars: Ability to host Seminars with Professor as well as his official Association Black Belts. As a member of the Caio Terra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Association, you will benefit from the strong network of Black Belts Professors that are available both nationally and internationally for Seminar instruction.
* Networking: as a member of the Caio Terra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Association, you and your students will be part of our international network of affiliated Professors, Gyms, and Students. You will be able to network whenever you travel and meet up with fellow friends and students.
* Exclusive offers are available at the Caio Terra members-only store. We understand that your students want to represent the association but also appreciate that everyone has their own unique style. Because of this, we offer all the latest gear from Gameness, Zebra, OSS Gear, and other top manufacturers at exclusive prices! Store owners get a percentage of ALL their student sales.
* Marketing: as a member of the Caio Terra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Association your school will have media exposure through the internet, television, and other traditional media outlets. This will include help with website development and seo, to ensure your academy is highly visible and rated in search engines such as google and yahoo. Caio Terra is regularly featured in martial arts magazines all over the world and is a name anyone who plays jiu-jitsu will recognize.
* Instructional Support: as a member of the Caio Terra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu association, you will have access to a wide variety of teaching, coaching, and training materials. This includes access to Instructional DVDs, Belt curriculums and Belt testing requirements, and various lesson plans for you to use in your gym.