Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a martial art and combat sport system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. We have both Gi and No-Gi Classes.
Mixed martial arts is a full-contact combat sport that allows both striking and grappling, both standing and on the ground, using techniques from other combat sports and martial arts.
Students will learn that there is a time and a place for martial arts training. We focus on self-defense techniques and confidence building along with improving your child’s motor skills, agility and flexibility.
We teach Brazillian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, submission wrestling and self defence. We are proud to be Game Fight BJJ UK- a part of the fastest growing world wide Brazillian Jiu Jitsu organisation.
The Game Fight BJJ organisation is run by Master Vinicius Amaral based in Rio de Janerio, Brazil.
Mabsy "Tiozinho" Alam is the first UK representative for Game Fight and is a BJJ Black Belt under Master Vinicius Amaral since 2013. Being the first of Master Amaral students to achieve a BJJ Black belt out of South America.
Vinicius Amaral is judo and Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt, the latter awarded by two legendary instructors: César “Casquinha” Guimarães and Master Carlson Gracie. An iconic figure in both sports, Amaral took part in the Brazilian National Judo Squad for 5 years, while in BJJ he represented Carlson Gracie Academy as well as Gama Filho, GF Team and Game Fight, earning several world titles in jiu jitsu. Vinicius is also a highly regarded instructor, having developed high-end athletes such as Bruno Malfacine, Theodoro Canal, Denilson Pimenta, etc. In 1999 Vinicius Amaral founded Game Fight, a well respected academy with a broad affiliate.
Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie > Carlson Gracie (> Walter Guimarães > César Guimarães) > Vinicius Amaral
CBJJO World Cup Champion (2003, 2005, 2006 weight & absolute)
CBJJE World Champion (2008)
IBJJF Rio Pro Champion (2015)
Brazilian National No-Gi Champion (2015 Masters)
“Without a doubt the most welcoming, organised and efficient BJJ gym Ive ever trained at. There are sessions early in the morning, midday and evening so i can always fit training around my work schedule. The teaching style is awesome. Training here is the highlight of my day.”
“I have been training here for a few months now, and it has definitely been one of the best decisions I've ever made. All the instructors and members are welcoming and encouraging. If you're thinking of trying it out, then you should, I guarantee you won't look back. Fantastic way to gain fitness and to learn such a addictive and complex art.”
“It was amazing to turn up to gamefight and be so welcomed , not one person didn't introduce themselves , I felt part of the team the minute I got on the Matt, the coaches are high level always pushing you and helping you achieve your goals.”