Study Brasilian Jiu-jitsu

Study Brasilian Jiu-jitsu with Marcelo and his talented group of instructors and students. Marcelo is a 5th degree black belt under Carlson Gracie.  Boca Black Belt has long been a destination for some of the top fighters and athletes in the world. Whether beginner, intermediate or advanced, training Jiu-jitsu with Marcelo at Boca Black Belt is a wonderful opportunity for any Jiu-jitsu enthusiast.



Marcelo is available for local, national, and international seminars and appearances.  Whether you are looking to increase revenues in your gym or studio, increase member retention, or improve the skills of your students, hosting a seminar with Marcelo is a sure way reach your goals.  Call today to discuss your individual needs and questions. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

Jiu-jitsu Group Classes

Marcelo offers exciting and dynamic group classes in both Gi, and No-Gi, for men and women of all ages and ability levels. Many styles of jiu-jitsu have become prevalent, from classical Gi  (Brasilian Jui-jitsu performed in the traditional uniform or Gi), to styles adopted from Mixed Martial Arts competition (no Gi-). subsequently, Marcelo offers Gi and no-Gi classes, as well as Jui-jitsu hybrids for MMA, combat and self-defense.  While Marcelo encourages his students to experience Jui-jitsu in it's many forms, all potential students must participate in formal Gi-training in order to earn new belts and advance in rank.


Group Classes

Marcelo works with a dedicated group of coaches and instructors who specialize in the many forms and specialties that comprise modern Mixed Martial Arts.  Black Belts Billy Eskimani and Rob Parker are the striking coaches at Boca Black Belt and offer a variety of exciting martial arts and fitness classes. From Muay Thai, Taekwondo, Kickboxing, and self-defense, to general fitness and conditioning and sports specific martial arts fitness.

Private, One on One, and Small Group Training

Marcelo is available for private instruction by appointment, as well as small group and semi-private sessions with 2-6 individuals. Learning Jiu-jitsu in a small and intimate environment, under the mentorship of Marcelo is one of the most unique experiences available in martial arts.

Small group training at Boca Black Belt is legendary.  This format allows for accelerated learning, smaller instructor to student ratios, and more opportunity to take advantage of the insight and experience of one of the most respected instructor in Jiu-jitsu today.

In most large academies, beginning students would not have the opportunity to work with someone as high ranking as Marcelo.  At Boca Black Belt, Marcelo and his fellow instructors pride themselves on personalized service.  This simple truth is manifested through the teaching of the next generation of ambassadors in the art of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu.  Developing the character of it's devotees through hard work, study, dedication and perserverance is the jiu-jitsu way.

Advanced classes are available, by invitation only.  Call today to schedule a complimentary class or to inquire about privates lessons with Marcelo.

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Online content will be available in the form of videos, online monthly memberships, seminars and courses to further your training.