Free Women’s Self Defense Seminar, Fridays in September

Learn Self Defense for FREE with Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Gracie Barra (GB) Jiu-Jitsu is offering a fun, enjoyable and professionally prepared self defense seminar exclusively for women and teenaged girls. And the best part is: IT’S FREE!


Our FREE Women’s Self Defense Program will prepare you physically and mentally to deal with a potential attack.

In this structured program, Your Gracie Barra instructor will not only cover the most common attacks against women, but teach you how to attempt to prevent them, and then, if necessary, how to respond effectively!


Join us one Friday evening in September of empowerment and learning. Please be sure to wear comfortable clothing and sneakers. This event is open to the general public.


Four Dates to Choose from – Sept 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th


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Gracie Barra Centennial Jiu-Jitsu Celebrates Grand opening.

On Tuesday August 15th, 2017 Gracie Barra Centennial, the first Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy in the Denver Metro area celebrated it’s opening with a classic ribbon cutting. Professor Rafael had the honors as numerous students, city officials and members of the South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce Attended. Bob Golden, President of the South Metro Denver Chamber, opened the ceremony with Stephanie Piko, Mayor Pro Tem, district 4 of Centennial. Guest enjoyed some traditional Brazilian fair including Acai and were able to watch kids and adult classes in action. 



Free Gracie Barra Anti-Bullying Program – Fridays in September

Gracie Barra Centennial Jiu-Jitsu Free Anti-Bullying Seminar

Bullying is a real problem. It happens on the playground, in the classroom, in social situations, and across digital platforms more every day. Almost 65% of kids who are bullied do not report the instance. Approximatley 90% of kids bullied online are also bullied offline. Kids today get no respite- no break- from the threat of bullying behaviors. Please come take advantage of one of our anti-bullying seminars in September and:


Learn how to recognize bullying
Learn how to stop and walk away
Learn how to standup to bullies
Learn how to protect yourself

Friday Afternoons in September 4:30pm – 5:30pm 

Open to everyone in the Community, but space is limited. So, sign up today. Four dates available.  Get tickets on Eventbrite      855-548-5488 


Professor Rafael Visit

This weekend we had Professor Rafael visit us from our Gracie Barra Chino  and Rancho Santa Margarita locations. He has been training Jiu-Jitsu over 24 years and is currently a 3rd degree black belt. He captivated our kids class with his solid training. He also shared his expertise with our all levels class on Saturday. Professor Rafael visits us often. So, when he is here our students take advantage of the time. Follow us on FB, twitter and instagram so you know when he is here next. 


Gracie Barra Centennial Jiu-Jitsu Ribbon Cutting

Please join us and the South Metro Denver Chamber

Tuesday, August 15th from 4-6PM

4181 E. County Line Road, Centennial, CO 80122

For the official inauguration of the first Gracie Barra Academy in Denver, CO

Refreshments and a Jiu-Jitsu demonstration will follow the ribbon cutting.

Gracie Barra is the one of the largest and most traditional Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Organizations in the World. Our schools, instructors, and competitors are present not only in the United States or Brazil, but also in South and Central America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania.

Founded in 1986, Gracie Barra grew to become renowned in the Martial Arts world. Unyielding commitment to excellence on teaching methods, cutting-edge programs, and focus on a balanced life style for our members, along with a bountiful collection of Championship titles, GB is considered by many the powerhouse of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Each one of the over 500 Schools worldwide has the mission of teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as a means for individual development going beyond the “contest philosophy.”

At GB Centennial, we strive to continue the legacy of extraordinary individuals such as Mitsuyo Maeda, Carlos Gracie Sr., Rolls Gracie, Carlos Gracie Jr., and countless other GB instructors who dedicate their lives to the realization of their predecessors’ legacy. When joining our gym, you join the Gracie Barra family.

Gracie Barra Centennial Jiu-Jitsu is currently open and can be reached at 855.548.5488 or at and

Red Shield Jiu-Jitsu Memberships Going Fast

Gracie Barra Centennial Jiu-Jitsu is signing up new students daily.

 Make sure you sign up in time to take advantage of the Red Shield Founders Program. The first 75 Members receive a free Gi, a discounted membership and a free t-shirt. Come check out a class today and see why Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu is the best. Our professors are Black Belts from Brazil teaching the latest in Self Defense techniques. Our Program is open to all Men, Women and Children from 3 years old and up. Its never too late to sign up. We read just the other day a gentleman in his 70’s receiving his black belt. Gracie Barra Centennial Jiu-Jitsu is for everyone. See you soon at 4181 E. County Line Rd. Centennial, CO 80122 phone 855-548-5488

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Gracie Barra Centennial Inaugural Class

GB Centennial would like to thank all those for attending our first class this past Saturday July 1st, 2017. It was an outstanding class taught by Professor Rafael. We had Students from GB Colorado Springs, GB El Paso and our New Red Shield Founders from Centennial. We look forward to training again with you soon. We still have some spots available in our Red Shield Program. Receive a Free Gi, Discounted Membership and A free TShirt as a new Member. Visit us at or call at 855.548.5488