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Looking for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in North Jersey?

Then check out Performance BJJ and get your FREE TRIAL by filling out the FREE TRIAL form to the right.

Performance Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is headed up by 3rd degree black belt Louis Vintaloro, who earned his belt under the legendary Royler Gracie. Louis has been a black belt for over ten years and has been to Rio De Janeiro, Brazil to train BJJ with the best in the world over 30 times.

A bit more about Louis:

  • Black Belt – Judo- 1st Degree under US Judo Federation & Sensei Nagayasu Ogasawara.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Education-Cum Laude-William Paterson University
  • NJ State Public School Teacher’s Certification
  • Been to Brazil over 30 times to train with the best Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu experts in the world.
  • Former Adjunct Professor – Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • Part of the 2000, 2001 Gracie Humaitá World competition team in Rio de Janeiro.
  • Former Instructor at the Bergen County Police Academy teaching Gracie Jiu-Jitsu based defensive tactics.\

We have classes 6 days per week to fit your schedule. We offer adult Brazilian Jiu Jits, kids Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for ages 5-8 and also 9-12, and also self defense classes.

Benefits of Training BJJ:

  • Get Into Amazing Shape
  • Lose Fat and Gain Muscle
  • Learn How to Defend Yourself
  • Improved Confidence and Self Esteem
  • Make New Friends
  • Have Fun!

What Is Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, or BJJ as it is commonly called, is a martial art which was designed for a smaller, weaker person to be able to defend themselves against a bigger, stronger attacker. It has been made famous by the Gracie family and the UFC, Ultimate Fighting Championship. Nearly every UFC fighter trains in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and many famous champions such as BJ Penn, Georges St. Pierre, Anderson Silva, Vitor Belfort and more are BJJ black belts.

Who Can Train BJJ?
Anyone! Brazilian Jiu Jitsu can be trained by anyone. We have a very welcoming team at Performance BJJ and can help anyone of any fitness level. No experience is required, only a positive attitude is needed to train. If you want to lose weight, have fun, and learn how to defend yourself then BJJ is the perfect martial art for you.

Do Only Pro Fighters Train At Performance BJJ?
Absolutely not. Although some of our students to compete in various competitions, the large majority of our student base are normal people who want to get into shape and learn to defend themselves. They are just like you. Doctors, construction workers, students, moms, dads, accountants, retail clerks, and from every other walk of life. It is not a gym filled with aggressive people trying to hurt you. They are normal people with great attitudes who will welcome you with open arms.

Can Kids Train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?
Of course kids can train Brazililan Jiu Jitsu, and it’s a great idea that they do. Not only will it help keep them active, it will instill in them a work ethic, sense of accomplishment and pride, teach them to defend themselves, teach them not to fight unless they are forced to, they will get better grades, have better attitudes, and HAVE FUN!

Where is performance BJJ located?
Performance BJJ is located right in North Jersey in Fair Lawn, Bergen County.

Our address is:
23-12 Broadway
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

Ready For Your FREE TRIAL?!?
If you live in North Jersey, or near Performance BJJ, fill out the FREE TRIAL form to the right, or call us right now at 201-225-0099 and our friendly staff will get you or your child all setup for their first class, and hopefully the first of many!