Ralph Gracie Jiu-Jitsu .

Conquering the world with one submission at time.
Ralph Gracie has been a champion fighter for over 20 years and has been called one of the best ground fighter in the world. He has fought in major events including extreme Fighting and Pride Bushido. He was born into and has studied Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for over thirty years. Ralph has dedicated his life to teaching the incredible fighting system known today around the world as Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. He currently has 6 academies in California in which all are run by black belts directly under him. Ralph's focus on his teachings consist mainly of learning the techniques, executing them correctly and training. He has said more than once, "It's better to die , than not train." His fighting style backs this theory as well as his teaching delivery.

The Founder of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

"Jiu-Jitsu constitutes the natural defense the weak person disposes of against the strong person. It is a sort of leveling process through which brute force, confronted and dominated by the wise application of rational mechanics, is led to admitting that the human being, usually taken as a body endowed with a soul, should actually be deemed a soul that happens to reside in a body. (more...)