Roll Like the Pros

Build elite strength, conditioning, confidence, and grappling technique by training in one of the most popular martial arts today.

You will be training under one of our five expert Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu coaches:

  • Head Coach and black belt Alain Guerro Pozo
  • Black belt James Saks
  • Black belt Tommy Yip
  • Brown belt Rico Ali

Head Coach Alain Pozo is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Wilson Junior of the Carlson Gracie team. One of the first students of the renowned Zé Radiola academy during the late 1990s, Coach Alain travelled the world before settling in the town of Colchester, Essex. Here, he developed some of England’s most promising jiu-jitsu competitors, such as Taylor Pearlman, James Costa, and Janis Rietskins.

Tommy is one of the UK’s most exciting competitors, having gained his Black Belt from Head Coach Alain Pozo in 2020 he is yet to compete at this level. However Tommy has competed and won on the world stage at all his previous stages of his development. His classes are high energy and fun with always something new to learn.

James is originally from Johannesburg South Africa and has been involved in and training martial arts for about 20 years. Starting with judo, then moved onto Kungfu which eventually landing up in professional MMA and Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. During his BJJ journey James has reached the podium twice achieving a Silver medal on both occasions at the Abu Dhabi WORLD PRO tournament.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for Beginners

Perfect for beginners and more advanced students who want to go over the basics again, our beginners’ Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes focus on helping you build a solid foundation in the martial art. Each session pairs you with a fellow student so you can practice each new move you learn as you learn them.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for Kids

Specifically designed for children of all skill levels from five to 15 years of age, our kids’ sessions are held twice a week: one on Thursdays at 5 pm and another on Saturdays at 10:30 am.