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In each lesson, you will learn anywhere from 4-5 self defense techniques. The classes will teach you all the aspects of a fight, and how to defend yourself from the most recognized attacks and submissions as well as how to properly execute submissions. You will learn what a guard is, the mount position, the back control, how to perform a proper choke as well as how to defend one. UMA will teach you how to escape a headlock, a bear hug, etc. You name it, it will be covered! After only a few classes, you will be prepared to defend yourself from a street attack.

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, will tailor all of our sparring around striking and takedowns. All fights start standing, so it is very important to know how to engage an aggressive person, and how to take him down and control him, and or how to defend yourself if he is much bigger and stronger than you are.

Professor Alexce Rivero has been training in the martial arts for over two decades. In 1997 he began training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Master Rigan Machado. With hard work and great effort he earned his Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in May of 2010.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a life changing environment. It is a gentle art as well as a self defense martial art. Jiu-Jitsu is mind, body and spirit. In addition to its healthy lifestyle, it is also proven successful for its Women’s Rape Prevention and Kids Bully proof programs. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a way of life and a beautiful art form. We highly recommend everyone try a class here at Home United Martial Arts Academy in Doral Florida.

We also provide Private Lessons and have Competition Team Classes.