Gracie Barra Cerritos is home training center for head instructor, Renato “Babalu” Sobral. Our facility is 4,000 square feet and state of the art. We teach Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu according to the strict principles and organizational structure set forth by Master Carlos Gracie, Jr. Strategically located in the diverse City of Cerritos at BMW Martial Arts, our student body comes neighboring cities such as Los Alamitos, Seal Beach, Artesia and Lakewood, not to mention the South Bay. Conveniently located near Long Beach, John Wayne and LAX, international members of the Gracie Barra family can fly in on a moment’s notice.
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 famous martial arts family in the world. Our programs are open to men, women and children of all ages. Special programs for military and law enforcement supplement our civilian and professional student body.