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!

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

2019 Schedule – New Classes!

As many of you may know, Revolution BJJ is currently undergoing an expansion, moving from 4500 square feet to just over 9000 square feet, including three different matted areas (plus our ring).  We are excited to announce that, beginning January 2nd, 2019, Revolution BJJ will have a new schedule, bringing us to 71 classes per… Read More

Revolution BJJ is offering a new rashguard with both short and long sleeve options!  Go here to pre-order.  Pre-order will end on December 11, 2018. These will go into production after December 11.  Production will take 4 to 6 weeks. These should be delivered to your home address by January 31, 2019. Students can now order exclusive Revolution… Read More

Am I Ready to Compete?

Am I Ready to Compete? By: Daniel Frank      “Am I Ready to compete, coach?” “I’ve been training more at the academy, but I don’t know if I’m ready to go out there and do a tournament.” “Does competing accelerate your promotions?” “I’m too old to compete and don’t want to get hurt by… Read More

No-Gi November 2018

November 2018 at Revolution BJJ means that it's time to shed the gis for an entire month of level 2 and level 4 BJJ classes!   What we'll be working on:  all sorts of leglocks, including the straight ankle lock (pictured), heel hooks, toe holds, and all sorts of less familiar techniques, combinations, and defenses.  For the… Read More

New Custom Gear (Including a Gi!)

Revolution BJJ has launched a new line of custom gear, in cooperation with Toro BJJ.  Students can now order exclusive Revolution BJJ gear from the site and have the products shipped directly to their homes. To celebrate, Revolution BJJ is offering a winter 2018 school gi. The pre-order for the gis will last until November… Read More

The Savage Kitten

 The Savage Kitten -by: Daniel Frank      One of the most common questions that I am frequently asked during private lessons, in group classes, or while teaching seminars is, "How do I escape from side control?" And, despite it being commonly asked by white belts, the question arises throughout the ranks of jiu jitsu… Read More

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