Aaron Lapointe seminar

Thanks to Andrew Smith and BJJ Revolution for hosting a great seminar yesterday with Carlson Gracie 4th degree Black Belt Aaron Lapointe.   We took a small crew down to Richmond to learn from this legendary BJJ player and had a great time.  Looking forward to the next seminar!

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Congratulations to Coaches Joe Cunningham and Scott Sperling – Judo Brown Belts!

Congratulations to Head Coach Joe Cunningham and Assistant Coach Scott Sperling for receiving their Brown Belts (Ikkyu) in Freestyle Judo from Sensei Kenton Givens at the Judo Seminar this past weekend. We are honored to be associated with the International Freestyle Judo Alliance and Virginia Academy of Judo organizations.

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IBJJF DC Open

Congratulations to all the Yamsaki Academy Woodbridge students that competed in the first ever IBJJF DC Open tournament this past Saturday.  Everyone did very well and we were able to get some hardware to bring home including a gold and silver medal.  Great job and we hope to be there again next year!

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Closed Saturday, September 9th 2017

Yamasaki Academy of Woodbridge will be closed this Saturday, September 9th 2017. Everyone will be at the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) DC Open tournament in Hyattsville, MD. If you have never been to one of these tournaments this is a good one to attend, there are no spectator fees!  For more information visit the […]

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Gilberto Valenzuela visits the Academy

Yamasaki Academy of Woodbridge wants to thank Judo and BJJ Black Belt Gilberto Valenzuela and his family for dropping by last week and training with us.  We always appreciate people choosing us when they are in town visiting.  You are alwaya welcome back anytime Sensei Gil!

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New website is now live!

Our new website has finally gone live! Anyone running into any types of problems with the site please let us know so that we can correct the problems.

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