Welcome to Revolution Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai!

Interested in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?
We have a comprehensive 8 week no-gi introductory program available, and a 6 week gi BJJ intro program catered specifically for beginners. There’s also a self-defense introductory program.  Contact us right away to reserve your spot before these programs sell out! We also have separate classes for more advanced students. With access to more than 50 classes per week and 9 BJJ black belts, Revolution BJJ has something to offer even the most eccentric schedule.

Interested in Muay Thai Kickboxing?
Our introductory 8 week program for kickboxing will give you all of the tools to join in with the experienced students. Reserve your spot here or find out more about our Tuesday/Thursday intros or Saturday intro classes!

Kids’ classes!
Revolution BJJ offers two distinct martial arts options for kids: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) and Kids’ Kickboxing (based on Muay Thai). Children will be able to pursue rank in each of these arts, and there will never be any belt testing fees!  Learn more about the best self defense classes for kids here. Text us here or call us at 804-657-7461!

December 2019: Half and Butterfly Guard

Cold weather and half guard go hand in hand like.... well, like cold weather and half guard.  Add in some butterfly guard concepts, though, and you end up with December at Revolution BJJ.  All level 1.5, level 2, and level 4 BJJ classes will focus on half and butterfly guard (and the space in between these), both… Read More

Sparring Month

It's hard to believe it, but December is here already! This means that all level 2 Muay Thai classes at Revolution will be focussing on sparring. We have a different approach to sparring than some other gyms, and we're proud of that! This month will be full of drills to increase your comfort level with… Read More

The Unknowns of Jiu Jitsu: Part Two

  The Unknowns of Jiu Jitsu: Part Two  by: Daniel Frank       We saw that in part one of this article that there are quite a few things that are originally unknown to the  Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner. The novice student must become accustomed to having bruises and being bandaged up early in their… Read More

Conditioning Month

November is here! We're celebrating all month long with a focus on conditioning in all Level 2 classes. You can expect to see some new body weight drills, a bit of  kettle bell inspired work, and plenty of body conditioning. Join us all month long and spend time on conditioning drills that will reinforce all… Read More

November 2019: Dominant Positions

November 2019 means a new technical theme for us:  dominant positions.  All level 1.5, level 2, and level 4 BJJ classes will focus on knee on stomach, side control, mount, and the back; including common attacks and defenses, slick combinations, and a blend of fundamentals with modern, cutting-edge techniques. If you’re an experienced student and are looking… Read More

The Unknowns of Jiu Jitsu: Part One

The Unknowns of BJJ - Part One By: Daniel Frank      When starting out in jiu jitsu, you can only prepare yourself so much by watching classes live, scanning an endless supply of videos, reading books, and talking to others. There are quite a few unique experiences that the jiu jitsu practitioner must go… Read More

October 2019: Omoplatas and Triangles

October 2019 at Revolution BJJ brings the omoplata and the triangle choke (and related positions) to the forefront of our technical study.  All level 1.5, level 2, and level 4 BJJ classes will focus on these techniques, and will include common set ups, details on how to finish and troubleshoot common scenarios, and much more. If… Read More

Competition Mindset in Training

Competition Mindset in Training by: Daniel Frank      While teaching students, in a group or in a private setting, one topic has come up regularly that has perplexed a great many students. There are numerous students that wonder what type of thinking should go into the rolling portion of a class. Should the practitioner… Read More

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Revolution BJJ
2125 Staples Mill Road
Richmond VA 23230
(804) 657-7461
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