Blog

**Closed Saturday & Sunday**
September 29, 2017

Good morning everyone, we hope all of you are having a great and positive start to your day. We just wanted to send a friendly reminder that we are Closed for all classes this Saturday and Sunday due to the IBJJF Dallas Open. We have 55 Alvarez BJJ students competing so come on out and support your teammates. Classes will more »

New Alvarez BJJ Black Belt! Carl Rabideau Receives BJJ Black Belt!
September 12, 2017

Alvarez Jiu Jitsu had a very exciting weekend this past weekend! Friday September 8th, Coach Alvarez promoted Coach Carl Rabideau from Saginaw, MI to Black Belt and promoted Mr. Angel Vargas to his First Degree Black Belt after reaching his 3rd year as a Black Belt. Saturday September 9th, was promotion day for the rest of Team Alvarez. Click to watch more »

Happy Labor Day Schedule Change 🇺🇸
September 4, 2017

Good morning everyone, this is just a friendly reminder that we will have Kids Jiu Jitsu class today @ 9am and Adult/Teen Jiu Jitsu class @ 10am-12 noon. All evening classes are Cancelled. We wish everyone an awesome Labor Day with family and friends. All classes resume as normal on Tuesday.

Coach Alvarez Wins 3rd World Title! 2017 IBJJF World Master Results
August 27, 2017

Coach Danny Alvarez makes history once again and wins his 3rd IBJJF World Master Title! August 24th through the 26th was the much anticipated 2017 IBJJF World Master Jiu Jitsu Championships held in Las Vegas that had 4,500 registered competitors from all over the World. Coach Alvarez battled his way through a very tough and stacked 28 man bracket where more »

UTA Shorthorn Does Article on Alvarez BJJ! Check it out!
August 9, 2017

Hot off the press! Alvarez Jiu Jitsu would to thank the awesome staff at the UTA Shorthorn newspaper for the cool write up on Coach Alvarez and Danielle Alvarez! Click on the link to read all about it.  http://www.theshorthorn.com/life_and_entertainment/father-daughter-duo-challenge-jiujitsu-world/article_e3a606a2-7951-11e7-8bdb-efbc850b21d4.html 

Alvarez BJJ Wins at AGF ✨🏆🏆✨ 2017 AGF Summer Classic Results
August 6, 2017

The Alvarez Army was in full effect yesterday at the 2017 AGF – American Grappling Federation Summer Classic in North Richland Hills, TX.  Team Alvarez Jiu Jitsu had 49 competitors that went out and battled with 88 other teams. Check out the results and pictures below. The Alvarez Jiu Jitsu Kids Team took 1st Place in the GI and 2nd Place more »

Don’t Skip Jiu Jitsu Class! Stay Committed Even On Long Days
July 27, 2017

Here’s a short video of Alvarez BJJ student Mr. Michael Johnson talking about how he was going to skip out on Jiu Jitsu class after having a Long day of work but decide to stay committed and came to class anyway. This is a great example of how Life will test you on how bad you want to achieve any more »

Karmen Kercheval Purple Belt Promotion at Alvarez BJJ Arlington TX
July 12, 2017

Last night was a special evening for Karmen Kercheval as she received her Purple Belt from Coach Alvarez! Click on the video to hear some of her story on how she got started in Jiu Jitsu, how life has changed from then until now and why she will never take a break from Jiu Jitsu again!

Still Having Trouble Tying Your Jiu Jitsu Belt? Check Out These 2 Easy Ways
July 11, 2017

Hello everyone, are you new to Alvarez Jiu Jitsu and still having trouble tying your belt? No worries, click on the video attached to watch Coach Alvarez walk you through 2 easy ways to tie your belt. With a little practice you will be a Pro in no time.

Must See Helicopter Arm Bar! 😮 Jessica Crane vs Katie Egan – Sub Hunter Pro 14
July 9, 2017

If you missed it, here’s the full match from last nights Submission Hunter Pro 14 between Jessica Crane vs Katie Egan. Jessica Crane, 15 years old steps up to fight in the Adult Blue Belt division against a very tough and well respected opponent in Katie Egan.