Fundamental BJJ


This class is taught by:

Juan Zavala

Juan Zavala has been training exclusively in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu since 2010. He is a brown belt under Fabio Lima and has competed in multiple local tournaments. He enjoys working with new students and taking the time to study, breakdown, and explain fundamental techniques, especially those applicable to self defense.

Fabio Lima

 
 
Fabio Lima was born in Rio de Janeiro in 1981. He came to New York City in 1993 and started Jiu Jitsu under Renzo Gracie in 2004. In 2009 He started training with Marcelo Garcia until 2015 when he moved to Detroit to start the first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Gym in the City of Detroit and the only Marcelo Garcia Association in Michigan. Fabio is a Marcelo Garcia black belt and he has competed in many competitions on the national and International stage.
5X Grapplers Quest - Light Feather Gold Medalist (White, Blue, Purple belt)
2012 Grapplers Quest - Absolute Division Silver Medalist (Purple belt)
2013 Boston Spring International Open - Adult Light Feather Division Silver Medalist (Purple belt)
2013 Boston Spring International Open - Absolute Division Bronze Medalist (Purple belt)
2013 New York Spring International Open - Adult Light Feather Bronze Medalist (Purple belt)
2015 New York Pride Jiu-Jitsu Championship Gold Medalist (Brown belt)
2015 New York Spring International Open - Silver Medalist (Brown belt)
2016 Chicago Grappling Games - Adult Light Weight Gold Medalist (Brown belt)
2017 New York Spring International Open – Light Feather Division Silver Medalist (Black belt)
2017 Grappling Industries - Light Feather Division Gold Medalist (Black belt)
2017 Grappling Games Chicago – Light Feather Division Gold Medalist (Black belt)
2017 Atlanta Summer International Open – Master 1 Light Feather Division Bronze Medalist (Black belt)
2017 Charlotte International Open – Master 2 Light Feather Gold Medalist; Absolute Division Bronze Medalist (Black belt)
2017 Fuji BJJ Tournament Columbus, Ohio Super Fight- Gold medalist (Black Belt)

Mamoon Nagi

 Mamoon Nagi is an active competitor and a blue belt under Fabio Lima. He started training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in April of 2017. Mamoon has an athletic background participated in a variety of sports ever since the age of six.

Ken Short

Ken Short is a purple belt instructor that has been training the art of Jiu-Jitsu since 2011. He has competed many times with with double silver medalists in no gi worlds and many gold and even double gold wins across the country. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors and training Jiu-Jitsu.

Upcoming classes:

  • Wed Dec 19 6:45 am - 7:45 am with Juan Zavala
  • Wed Dec 19 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Wed Dec 19 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Thu Dec 20 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Mamoon Nagi
  • Thu Dec 20 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Fri Dec 21 6:45 am - 7:45 am with Ken Short
  • Fri Dec 21 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Fri Dec 21 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Mon Dec 24 6:45 am - 7:45 am with Ken Short
  • Mon Dec 24 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Mon Dec 24 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Tue Dec 25 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Mamoon Nagi
  • Tue Dec 25 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Wed Dec 26 6:45 am - 7:45 am with Juan Zavala
  • Wed Dec 26 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Wed Dec 26 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Thu Dec 27 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Mamoon Nagi
  • Thu Dec 27 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Fabio Lima
  • Fri Dec 28 6:45 am - 7:45 am with Ken Short
  • Fri Dec 28 11:30 am - 12:30 pm with Fabio Lima