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Thursday, 13 September 2012 18:47

Academy Spotlight: Oceanside Jiu-jitsu

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Oceanside Jiu-Jitsu

Beaches, piers, harbors, and watersports these are some of the things that come to mind when you think of Oceanside, California. A city that promotes a healthy and active lifestyle there never seems to be a dull moment living in this town. Hoping to bring a little more excitement to the melting pot  the sport of Brazilian jiu-jitsu has invaded this city thanks in part to the contributions of Ribeiro Association Affiliate school Oceanside Jiu-jitsu.

Established in 2009 Oceanside Jiu-Jitsu offers the best instruction in Southern California. At this great academy one will learn the core fundamental techniques that will aid them in developing a strong game capable of competing at the world class level and becoming a complete well-rounded practitioner offensively and defensively.

With years of experience in the field, head instructors Nat Soli and Brendan Guccione are the perfect mentors any person could ever ask for. Their ability to break down techniques to young children, teenagers, and adults gives the individual clear awareness of what is being taught which helps in their rapid progression in skill level.

[social][/social]Their high attentiveness toward helping students is unparalleled which is showcased through  Nat and Brendan’s dedication, selflessness, humility, and upbeat enthusiasm they put into their work conducting each training session.

“Nat and Brendan are great instructors. I think they have a great philosophy on jiu-jitsu," said Jesse Comer. "They have a really good vibe at the school and emphasize technique over anything else. They aren't the biggest guys themselves so it's helpful to me to learn from guys who deal with rolling with stronger people all the time.”

Stepping unto the mats in a new training environment can always be a nervous and worriedly sensation for any for a beginner, visitor, or transfer student. Luckily for you stepping inside the door of Oceanside Jiu-jitsu this concern is quickly eliminated.

A school that strongly promotes the principles of being a team and family values from the moment one walks into the door at Oceanside JJ you know for certain you are in a welcoming atmosphere. Everyone from the instructors to the students will give you the upmost respect and hospitality making your time there a fun and memorable experience. This academy element aids in opening the floor for growth in the art while developing lifelong friendships along the way.

“The atmosphere is the key reason why I joined this gym, it is a positive learning environment where you won’t find over confident egos or attitudes“, said OJJ blue belt Percy Benavente. "Over the last year, the one thing that I’ve noticed that stands out is that any BJJ practitioners are welcome to train at the gym regardless of association or belt level.

[bjjad][/bjjad]“Oceanside Jiu-jitsu does a good job at making everyone feel comfortable, and you don’t have to worry about breaking the bank, OJJ doesn’t charge drop in or mat fees like most gyms in area. OJJ is truly a gym about the art of the sport.”

 Whether it's getting in shape, becoming the next BJJ World Champion, or just looking to have some fun Oceanside Jiu-jitsu is the spot that will accommodate all your needs in their quest for helping you reach your desired goals. Overall they are a faction that pushes to bring a positive light to the ever-growing Jiu-jitsu Lifestyle.

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Monta Wiley

Monta Wiley is a freelance writer for various online BJJ and MMA Publications. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Aviation Administration from CSU Los Angeles and has been doing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for over 7 years.  Monta has written for BJJ Legends, Jiu-Jitsu Magazine since 2010.

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