Congratulations to newly promoted students this past Saturday!

Big congratulations to all the Yamasaki Woodbridge students promoted today! Tony Ippolito and Derrick Mejia to blue, Tim Shriner and Justin Ladson to purple and Scott Sperling to Black Belt!

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Results for Mix It Up Sports Throwdown

Great job by all the Yamasaki Academy Woodbridge fighters and competitors last night at Mix It Up Sports! We went 3 and 2 on the night. Oliver Molina and Oscar Jimenez won their MMA fights with 1st round submissions. Yusuf Hussan (sort of) won his grappling match in the cage. Allie Jollah and Zaquane Corbin […]

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Oscar Jimenez wins 185 lb Mix it Up Sports MMA Title!

Huge congratulations to Yamasaki Academy of Woodbridge fighter Oscar Jimenez for his Rd 1 TKO of Matt Booker at Mix It Up Sports this past Saturday! Oscar came out throwing HUGE kicks to the body and heas to a mostly retreating opponent from the start of the bell. Not long in the fight ended with […]

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Coach Cisco on the cover of FedTech Magazine

Check out Yamasaki Academy Woodbridge MMA Coach and BJJ Black Belt Francisco Salguero gracing the cover of FedTech magazine. For those of you who didn’t know, Coach Cisco is the Deputy CIO for the Department of Agriculture and very well respected in his field. We are super happy to see him getting the recognition he […]

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Cagezilla 51 results

2 for 3 at Cagezilla 51 this past weekend. Darnell wins submission of the night with a kimura in Rd 1. Oscar wins with a TKO in Rd 1 as well. Zaquane got caught early on the chin and, unfortunately, lost his debut to a very game fighter

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Good luck to our fighters tonight at Cagezilla 51

Good luck to Darnell, Oscar and Zaquane tonight at Cagezilla 51 in Ashburn, VA!  Zaquane and Darnell will be making their MMA debuts.  For Oscar this will be his second time in the cage.  We are very excited to for all these great fighters and wish them the best in there!

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Promotions in Rockville Saturday, April 18th

  This Saturday, April 28th 2018 our Youth and Adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes will be cancelled because we will be attending the Belt Promotions ceremony in Rockville, MD at our Yamasaki Academy HQs.  All Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu students of the Woodbridge Academy should be attending this event.  More information can be found on the Facebook event […]

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Fernando Yamasaki wins DC Open

Congratulations to Professor Fernando Yamasaki for winning his division at the Washington D.C. International Open IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship! Truly inspirational performance, we are all very proud to be a part of the Yamasaki family.

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Team Yamasaki kids win at Jr Grappling

Team Yamasaki took home the Team Trophy at the Jr Grappling tournament this weekend! Big congratulations to all the competitors who made this possible.

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IBJJF Pans 2018 Yamasaki Podium

Yamasaki Team at IBJJF Pans 2018 Championships

Congratulations to the Yamasaki Academy competitors who competed this past weekend at the IBJJF 2018 Pans Championships in Los Angeles, CA. Our own Kristin Plichta did not get the results she was hoping for but got onto the podium for a 3rd place finish. Fernando Yamasaki himself competed for the first time in 14 years […]

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