Welcome to Revolution Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai!

Interested in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?
We have a comprehensive 8 week no-gi introductory program available, and a 6 week gi BJJ intro program catered specifically for beginners. We are now accepting reservations for our intro programs for BJJ, so contact us right away to reserve your spot before these programs sell out! We also have separate classes for more advanced students. With access to more than 50 classes per week and 8 BJJ black belts, Revolution BJJ has something to offer even the most eccentric schedule.Interested in Muay Thai Kickboxing?
Our introductory 8 week program for kickboxing will give you all of the tools to join in with the experienced students. Reserve your spot here or find out more about our Tuesday/Thursday intros or Saturday intro classes!

Kids’ classes!
Revolution BJJ offers two distinct martial arts options for kids: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) and Kids’ Kickboxing (based on Muay Thai). Children will be able to pursue rank in each of these arts, and there will never be any belt testing fees!  Learn more here.

May 2016: Open Guard Focus


Revolution BJJ's monthly jiu jitsu theme for the month of May will be open guard.  Come learn lapel and worm guard, De La Riva guard, spider guard, and everything in between!  All level 4 and level 2 classes will focus on open guard, while level 3 classes include competition training and drills, and level 1 classes… Read More

April 2016 at Revolution BJJ – the Kimura!


One of the specialties of the house is the Kimura grip and all of the possibilities that arise from using it as both a submission and as a position.  No other individual technique or concept has been so widely game-changing in recent memory for white and black belts alike!  Join us for a month of… Read More

March 2016 at Revolution BJJ: Escapes!

Mount escape

March's technical theme at Revolution BJJ for all level 2 and level 4 BJJ classes will be escapes.  Every student, from white to black belt, will need to escape side control, mount, knee on stomach, or the back; or from a triangle choke, armbar, Americana, Kimura, heel hook, toe hold, or a plethora of other… Read More

New Revolution BJJ School Rashguards In!

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New Revolution BJJ custom school rashguards are in stock now!  These are dye-sublimated on both sides, so the logo won't chip or fade over time, and the rashguards are of very high quality.  They fit snug!  Pick one up for $40 next time you're in at the gym… Read More

February 2016 at Revolution BJJ – Passing the Guard

Andrew "goatfury" Smith teaching a leg drag guard pass

2016 is officially rolling along (sounds crazy to say that, but it's true), and we're focusing on passing the guard in all level 2 and level 4 classes!  Come work on leg drags, double under stack passes, knee cut passing, and a whole slew of other techniques, from fundamental to cutting edge BJJ.  Purple, brown… Read More

January 2016: Guard Maintenance, Muay Thai Seminar


January 2016 brings a renewed interest in training for many, a new set of goals for the new year, and a new theme for BJJ classes:  guard maintenance.  We'll go over lots of ways to keep your guard from being passed, being proactive and transitioning to different types of guard in order to keep your… Read More

December 2015 at Revolution BJJ: Half and Butterfly Guard


It's hard to believe it's already December!  This month, we're putting the gis back on and working on two of the most common types of open guard:  half guard and butterfly guard!  These two types of guard are recommended for everyone white belt and up, and you'll use them all the way up to black… Read More

No-gi November!


It's that time of the year again!  The leaves are changing, the weather is getting a little bit cooler, and we're taking off the gis for a month in order to open up your mind.  If you absolutely must get your gi fix, don't worry - judo class, level 1 gi class (and gi intro)… Read More

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Revolution BJJ
2125 Staples Mill Road
Richmond VA 23230
(804) 657-7461
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