Opening this coming week is the Ronis Gracie, Gracie Jiu-Jitsu gym in Westminster, CA. We've heard that Renato da Cunha Sobral "Babalu" and Rampage Jackson, both UFC veterans are expected to show their faces and gis.
That's not all, as Gracie Gym is opening its doors this weekend, they will be giving FREE T-Shirts and SPECIALS SIGN UPS, with up to $300 Dollars savings on your Jiu-Jitsu or Fitness training. Always check the latest BJJ Legends Jiu-Jitsu Magazine for quality bjj academies in your area.
MMA fighter Ralek Gracie, from the legendary Gracie family, is stepping out of the ring and into recording studio. Ralek has been producing music for over 10 years but is just now dropping his debut album "Ginagi." The entire album is written and produced by the black belt. American-born Ralek, will continue to compete in the MMA and nurture both his jiu-jitsu and music.
Ralek is the son of Rorion Gracie and nephew to Royce Gracie and Rickson Gracie.
In the center of the Northern Territory in Central Australia is Alice Springs, a town of 30,000 and home to the newest addition of the worldwide phenomenon of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. It’s called Gracie Barra Alice Springs (gbalicesprings.com). The academy itself is the brainchild of Simon Dew, a 37 year-old Australian and sports supplement manufacturer who has spent the last 18 years living in both Australia and Japan.
On Sunday August 1, 2010, Ralek Gracie, son of Rorion Gracie and grandson of Master Helio Gracie, visited the students of the La Jolla Academy of Martial Arts for a fantastic seminar.Fresh off his win over MMA Legend Kazushi Sakuraba, aka the Gracie Hunter, Ralek Gracie visited San Diego for the daylong event.