Learn from 5x Black Belt World Champion, Bernardo Faria and his hand picked instructors at The Bernardo Faria BJJ Academy in Bedford, Massachusetts.
OUR EXPERT TEAM
Our expert instructors will implement the world’s most proven curriculum and tailor it specifically to you and/or your child teaching valuable life skills that include confidence, discipline, healthy lifestyle habits, leadership skills, and self-defense tactics.
OUR CORE VALUES
We want to be the place you escape to for the few hours of your week that set the tone for the rest. When you are here you will smile and laugh while you work harder and achieve goals that you or your friends and family never.
At Bernardo Faria BJJ Academy we are committed to creating an environment for you to have more fun, work harder and achieve more than you ever though possible. We believe that life goes by fast and we want to help you live it with passion.
We promise to provide the most effective and efficient Jiu Jitsu that will tax your body and enliven your soul… in a family friendly and healthy environment.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu For Kids
Adult Beginners (Fundamentals)
Adult Intermediate + Advanced
What People Are Saying
How To Do The Heel Hook Against Bigger And Stronger Opponents by Lachlan Giles (ADCC 2019 Breakdown)
Today I am here again with Lachlan Giles. Lachlan was the guys who had not one, two, but three of the biggest upsets at the ADCC this year when he was able to heel hook three much bigger opponents in the open weight and take bronze. Today I asked him to do a breakdown of Read more about How To Do The Heel Hook Against Bigger And Stronger Opponents by Lachlan Giles (ADCC 2019 Breakdown)[…]
Today I am here with the “giant slayer” hehehe. This guy had one of the BEST performances of ADCC and I could not be happier to have him with me on my channel, Lachlan Giles. Lachlan is one of the guys that sells the most on BJJ Fanatics and he just finished filming a HUGE Read more about Lachlan Giles 50/50 Heel Hook – A Completely Different Entry Concept: Outside Sankaku[…]
Today I am here with someone many people consider the greatest BJJ coach in the world and many of you should know by now, John Danaher. John is someone who I look up to and has taught me a lot about bjj, he is a jiu jitsu genius. I wanted to share with you all Read more about The Importance Of BJJ Fundamentals by John Danaher[…]
Today I am here with Jeff Glover. Jeff is someone who I have a lot of respect for, he was always a super tough competitor and one of the most entertaining guys to watch. Jeff had a very unique style and I’m excited to share this video with you guys. Here he is going to Read more about Fun Way To Learn The Darce Choke – The Bar Darce – by Jeff Glover[…]
Today I am here with Shintaro Higashi, huge honor for me. Shintaro was my Judo coach when I was living in NYC! He was someone that was always one of the best Judo instructors in the world and when I was in NYC he helped me so much, he just made an instructional on the Read more about Kouchi Gari by Shintaro Higashi[…]
Today I am here with Vinicius Draculino. Draculino has long been one of the best coaches and BJJ practitioners in the world so this is a huge honor for me. Today I asked him to show us some techniques so let’s see below. Enjoy! 1.0 01
Today I am here with someone who is a great friend of mine and a person I respect very much as an athlete on and off the mats, Rafael Lovato Jr. Lovato is one of the only American to win the worlds at black belt and the current Bellator Champion. He is one of the Read more about BJJ Guard Passing – The Headquarters Position by Rafael Lovato Jr[…]
Guys today I wanted to share a video with you where I go over some of the basic principles of maintaining the mount. The mount is one of the best positions in BJJ and it is one of my favorite positions. I have been using the mount in my career for years and I think Read more about How To Not Lose The Mount In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu[…]
Today I am here with Tom DeBlass. Tom is one of the best American BJJ competitors and he is one of the best-selling instructors on BJJ Fanatics. Tom is a great friend of mine and today I asked him to show us something he specializes in which is lower body submissions. Let’s see below: 5.0 Read more about Achilles Lock, Kneebar And Toe Hold by Tom Deblass[…]
Today I am here with Pete the Greek. Pete is very well known for being one of the best guys with the wrist lock these days and I asked him to show us A BUNCH of them. The wrist lock is a very sneaky and good submission to use! Let’s see below. 3.8 05