Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, NOUN:
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, often referred to as BJJ is a derivative of Japanese Jiu Jistsu and and is Self Defense system that focuses on grappling and ground fighting. It utilizes locks, chokes and throws to defeat an opponent and is considered one of the premier combat sports taught today. Successful UFC or MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) competitors all train in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ). The art was initially made famous by the Gracie family of Brazil and was soon recognized as one of the best reality-based martial arts on the planet. Martial Artists from all different styles, including Karate, Kung-Fu, Tae Kwon Do (TKD) and Judo now practice BJJ.
For over a decade Michael Morgan has provided top notch Jiu Jitsu instruction for every ability level and every Jiu Jitsu goal. In 2013 Team Respect affiliated with UFC mma fighter James Krause's GLORY Jiu Jitsu lineage under Leonardo Pecanha. Whether your goal is to study the art of jiu jitsu or use your jui jitsu skills in the cage, GLORY is for you. Classes are held in our Mountain Grove and Branson locations as well as scheduled seminars with James Krause. Need more information about joining the GLORY family call 417.259.3707