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!

Rein it in: Controlling Yourself in Jiu Jitsu

Rein it in: Controlling Yourself in Jiu Jitsu By: Daniel Frank      All jiu jitsu practitioners should come to class with a smile on their face. They get to see their friends before a lesson and say hello. They swap stories, they laugh, and they get onto the mat in a jovial and upbeat… Read More

Muay Thai Monthly Theme: Pad Work for March

Pad holding month is upon us!  March 2019 at Revolution BJJ means that all level 2 Muay Thai classes will emphasize pad work in a number of exciting ways. Pad holding is an integral part of becoming a successful Muay Thai athlete. Perfecting this art will also help sharpen your own skills as you learn to string… Read More

March: Escape Month

It's escapes month at Revolution BJJ!  March 2019 at means that all level 2 and level 4 BJJ classes will focus on getting out of some of the toughest positions and submissions in all of jiu jitsu, including side control, knee on stomach, the back, armbars, chokes, and leglocks.  If you’re an experienced student and are… Read More

An Interview with Rudy Fischmann

An Interview with Rudy Fischmann by: Daniel Frank      Rudy Fischmann has been a friend of Revolution BJJ for a long time. Recently he has fallen on hard times and luckily we have been in a position to help him just a little bit. I sent Rudy a few questions so that all of… Read More

February 2019: Passing the Guard

February 2019 at Revolution BJJ means classes full of passing the guard.  All level 2 and level 4 BJJ classes will focus on one of the toughest areas of all in jiu jitsu.  Knee cuts, leg drags, over/unders and all sorts of other guard passes will be highlighted and broken down.  If you’re an experienced student… Read More

Julio Fernandez Seminar! Feb 17th 2019

Julio Fernandez  is one of the founders of the BJJ Revolution Team, a legend in his own right in sport Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, going undefeated in competition during the 1980s, and representing the elite Carlson Gracie Team during its competitive peak! “Foca” brings all the knowledge that comes with having a sixth degree black belt under Carlson… Read More

On Being a Brown Belt

On Being a Brown Belt By: Daniel Frank      At the end of another long training session at Korea BJJ Academy, as a purple belt, I made my way to the front of the line as students got onto their knees to bow out at the end of class. From brand new white belts… Read More

January 2019: Guard Maintenance

Happy New Year!  January 2019 at Revolution BJJ brings guard maintenance month.  All  level 2 and level 4 BJJ classes will focus on what happens when someone is trying to pass your guard.  Frames, posts, hip movement, and fundamental guard pass prevention abound.   Meanwhile, our new side is open for business, with classes beginning January 2nd!  If… Read More

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