Archive for the ‘Jiu Jitsu’ Category

MMA training in Oklahoma City . . . Last month, Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA finished the expansion, adding three more matted areas to the building. From this gain in mat space, the school had to adopt a new schedule, to make use of the mats at all times. The schedule offers […]

Top BJJ fighters meet at ADCC 2011… There are two super fights confirmed for the 2011 ADCC. For the main event for the 2011 ADCC, Strikeforce middleweight titleholder, “Jacare” Souza will face Gracie Barra BJJ fighter Braulio Estima. The location for the ADCC tournament changes every 2 years and this year, it will take place […]

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu The Atos ADCC 2011 training camp in São José dos Campos, São Paulo state, was graced with an illustrious visitor. Kyra Gracie, another competitor to vie for top spot at the late September grappling tournament in Nottingham, showed up in São Paulo and spent a week training with Rafael and Guilherme Mendes and […]

OKC MMA Bellator fighter Jared Hess joins Team Lovato… Once again OKC mma training at Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts just got even better with the addition of top middleweight prospect, Jared Hess, into the Lovato MMA Team. OKC mma star, Jared Hess, has an incredible11-2 MMA record including all wins […]

Rafael Mendes Interview.. The current champion of the ADCC under-66kg division and owner of the world featherweight title in Jiu-Jitsu, Rafael Mendes doesn’t want to hear about anyone usurping his throne. To this end, the Ramon Lemos-produced fighter has been hard at it in training, left his gi in the closet, and been pumping iron […]

From the 2006 Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Championships. At the Tijuaca Tenis Clube. Superheavy Weight Fight. Black Belt. Roger Gracie vs Rodrigo Cavaca Brazilian Jiu jitsu

Team Lovato BJJ World Championship Results! Rafael Lovato Jr. – Tuesday, June 07, 2011 After a long weekend at the Pyramid in Long Beach, Team Lovato left the World Championships with 3 medals and having won more than 30 matches in the toughest BJJ tournament on the planet.  Several members of Team Lovato lost just […]

Justin Rader on BJJ Heroes! Justin Rader Assistant instructor and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competitor from Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA, Justin Rader, now has his own entry on BJJ Heroes! BJJ Heroes is one of the most popular resources for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu information on fighters, news and tips. It has become a […]

Team Lovato BJJ quote of the week… To Live your life without inspirational quotes is to live without a spirit. Motivational quotes are very important for us just like the need to breath air. Inspiration and motivation are the energies that keeps us focused and happy. Here you will find all the inspiration and motivation you need to […]

A welterweight bout between British fighter Mark Scanlon (7-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) and former middleweight James Head (7-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has been added to October’s UFC 138 lineup. Officials today announced the matchup. UFC 138 takes place Nov. 5 at the 16,000-seat LG Arena at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, England. The night’s […]