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Here we go again guys.  It’s Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar time.  This month we will have Coach Greg Souders, Owner & Head Instructor, Lineage Brizilain Jiu Jitsu, Rockville, MD, teach a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu seminar.  Coach Souders, has been in the Martial Arts game for a considerable amount of time.  I guarantee you wont want to miss Read more…

Often times while training, and teaching in a class we here our students say “I can’t do that.” Normally this comes out of their mouths well before they’ve actually tried the technique being showed, and often times only after seeing it one time. Our instructors have been trained for this exact moment. Although the moment seems small Read more…

It’s official…  The “Weight Loss Challenge” has come to an end and I might say that we have certainly accomplished our goals.  You may ask yourself what goals did you guys have?  We were the ones trying to lose weight..  Well our goal was simple.  We wanted to help and provide some motivation for you to go Read more…

Last Thursday (17 March 2016) Coach Justin had the honor of promoting two of our most diligent students to PDS Yellow belts.  Kate and Jessie both who have been sharpening their skills in mixed Mixed Martial Arts and Self defense for the past months and their skills are awesome.   We are so proud of these two…… Read more…

Team Randori Martial Arts, Annapolis, MD will be opening our doors once again, this time to one of the most successful and prolific striking coaches in our area. Coach Jason Farrell, will teach a seminar this weekend (Sat 12 March 2016 from 12:00 to 1:00).   Coach Farrell, is the Owner & Head Instructor of Level Up Read more…

Today Team Randori had another AWESOME day.  We were invited to participate and set up our Summer Camp display at the Chesapeake Family Camp Fair 2016, Annapolis, MD.  This was an fantastic event.  They had numerous businesses and vendors who offered Camps for Kids that ranged from 1 day to 2 weeks of overnight stay.  Who could Read more…

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On 7 March 2016, Coach Justin will hold a belt promotion ceremony for our well deserving Personal Defense Systems (PDS) students during class.  We would like to have maximum attendance if possible for all members, family members, friends and associates of our students.  So we would ask you to come out and support those select members who Read more…

Today we had a fantastic seminar at Team Randori Martial Arts, Annapolis, MD.  Coach Gary Gioni took time out of his busy schedule to come by the academy and instruct us on several aspects of his BJJ game.  The seminar started off with Coach Gioni teaching several Gracie Jiu Jitsu techniques that consisted of:  Push Defense / Read more…

Team Randori students Olga and Karen attended the Women’s Open Mat this past Sunday afternoon. The house was full of women Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners that ranged in ages 16 to 50 plus years old,representing a number of gyms all along the east coast. The Women’s Open Mat was a free event,  that is planned to be Read more…

Team Randori had another successful weekend at the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) Philadelphia Grappling Championship held at Maximum Sports Complex, Glassboro, NJ.  Although the only contestant from the team to go was Coach Al, Randori still walked away with a win.  Coach Al had to jump up to a heavier weight class to compete within his Read more…

Team we have a special event planned for 20 February 2015, at Team Randori Martial Arts, in Annapolis, MD.  Coach Gary Gioni a Pedro Sauer, Brown belt, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) instructor at Rock Creek Crossfit, Champion Boxing & Fitness, Rockville, MD and very accomplished BJJ practitioner has agreed to come out and show us some of Read more…

Last night was an AWESOME night with two of the hardest training students getting promoted to Blue Belt.  We would like to congratulate Colleen and Ian as they embark into a new chapter of their study of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  Blue belt is most often the second adult rank in the art of Brazilian jiu-jitsu.  As a Read more…

This weekend Team Randori had an AWESOME turn-out at the Good Fight Maryland Jiu Jitsu Championship.  The tournament was held at the Annapolis Area Christian School, Kilby Athletic Center, Severn Maryland, and was attended by several local and out of state grapples. Team Randori had several grapplers participate in the tournament.  Kyle, Joe, and Ed all who had Read more…

Team Randori would like to welcome its two newest members. Well lets face it, these guys are not really new.  They have both been on the mat and due to life and responsibilities (Grown Up Stuff) they had to take a quick break.  Well the vacation is over and both Nick and Albert are back!!!

Last night Team Randori Martial Arts Academy had it’s first “Jedi Training” session which was a huge success.  I want to first thank all the parents who brought their kids and their kids friends out to participate in this event.  We had a blast….  The night started off with about 15 Jedi candidates who completed the coveted “Jedi Read more…