We are a Martial Arts Gym Located in Glasgow. Our main focus is to teach Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at all levels, improve fitness and create champions in the sport and in life. We welcome you to join our team and start your BJJ Journey with us.
Marcos Nardini is a second degree black belt and is also a European and multiple time IBJJF Champion. Originally from Brazil, Marcos started his BJJ journey in 1998 at his home town in Brazil. He was awarded his black belt in 2006 under professor Amal Easton. With many years of experience, Marcos has trained and competed all over the world. Now located in Glasgow his main focus is to share his knowledge, help promote BJJ and create champions in the sport and in life.
Chris was introduced to BJJ after start training MMA in 2009, with 2 MMA wins under his wing via submission, Chris decided to focus more in coaching BJJ and Strength and conditioning for MMA. He joined the MNBJJ team in Jan 2014. With excellent knowledge and attention to detail in 2017 Chris received his brown belt and not long after that became our main beginners coach.
Open mat is recommended to all members and all levels, this is a free time on the mat where it can be used to drill techniques and also sparring rolling sessions, this is a great class where you get to meet members of your team and train together.
These classes are recommended to anyone who has never done BJJ before and wants to start from the beginning. We follow a curriculum that has been divided by 8 parts, this curriculum will cover all areas in the sport, the main focus of this curriculum is to teach the basic moves to the level that a complete beginner can understand and by doing so you will develop a strong foundation.
This class is recommended to anyone with a good understanding of the basics of BJJ. This class will give the opportunity to all members with different levels to train together, and help each other as we grow as a team.
The techniques showing in this class are more advanced so it can be a bit difficult if you yet don’t have done the beginners class, so we always recommend starting from there. This class has also more live training like sparring or as we call rolling.
This class is for more experienced students. This class with more complex techniques and live training (rolling) as we also use this class as competition class, you can only attend this class if you are a competitor or 3 stripes and upon your white belt. If you chose to take this class you must have a good understanding of basic and complex techniques as well as roll comfortable and safe with all levels students.