Last weekend was the 2019 IBJJF World Championship held in Long Beach, California. This year the team prepared well and everyone from camp was sharp and ready to go. In the end, Mikey Musumeci, who did his camp in San Jose, made history, winning worlds for the 3rd time and getting the fastest submission in finals history!
Caio Terra Academy, Forest Grove, was founded by Shawn Chandler and head instructor Tracy Danielson. Tracy started training Jiu Jitsu in 2013 and received his purple belt in 2018. He has been assisting at the Hillsborough location 2 years prior to opening up Forest Grove
CTA would like to welcome Pro-Faction Martial Arts Academy! Pro- Faction is located in Benicia, California and was founded by owner and head instructor Geoff Quares
This past weekend the team headed down to Irvine, California for the 2019 Pan Jiu Jits Championship. Although not everybody won, the lessons, experiences and memories made will last a life time! Thanks to everyone who made this possible, the parents, family members, coaches and team mates, these victories are shared with all of you. […]
Professor Caio Terra and the Caio Terra Association are pleased to announce the 2019 CTA Association Camp April 13-19th.The first two days (13th and 14th) are the IBJJF San Jose Open! Come cheer on or participate in the IBJJF sanctioned event as CTA looks to take home our 4th San Jose Open team title…
Last weekend Professor Caio Terra traveled to Roseburg, Oregon to celebrate the grand re-opening of Performance Martial Arts Academy Roseburg. While he was there he awarded Ben Baxter his over due third degree making him Professor Ben Baxter!
Gilroy Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy was founded in 2010 by Carlos “Wookie” Melo and John Magoo Villarruel. A pillar in the Gilroy community, at Gilroy BJJ they believe it is equally important to build champions on as well as off the mat! Current owners Carlos Melo and Morgan Chapell are both law enforcement officers and are dedicated to serving their respective communities.
With less than 3 weeks notice, 2 time ADCC Champion Yuri Simoes came in as last minute replacement for UFC Champion Fabricio Werdum in the EBI Absolute combat Jiu Jitsu tournament.
As 2019 began the future of CTA competed at the 2019 IBJJF Kids Pans! The bulk of the competitors came from Team Alpha Miami lead by Carlos Sainz, BJ Pen training center lead by Kim Terra and Mike Martin from Strong Heart Academy. At the end of the day new friends were made, every one had great memories and experiences that will last a lifetime and we took home two team trophies!
This past weekend CTA Athletes Joey Tayler, Kaniela Kahuanui, Zandra Fountilla and Yuri Simoes took the the fight to win stage.
Joey Taylor from CTA Affilaite Costa Jiu Jitsu fought well but came up short of the goal, I’m sure he will learn from this and come back even stronger.