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Mr. Lopez Loses 130 lbs With Jiu Jitsu and Receives Purple Belt!
October 14, 2017

Huge congrats to Mr. Derrick Lopez on receiving his hard earned and well deserved Purple Belt today! An even bigger congrats are in order for Mr. Lopez on Losing 130 lbs with Jiu Jitsu! Click on the video below to hear how he went from 350 lbs to 220 lbs with Alvarez Jiu Jitsu in Arlington TX!

Results are In!! Team LEAD BJJ Wins 2017 IBJJF Dallas Fall Open
October 4, 2017

The results from the 2017 IBJJF Dallas Fall GI & NO GI Open are now in! This past weekend, September 30th and October 1st, was the IBJJF Dallas Fall Open in Denton, TX. Team Alvarez Jiu Jitsu out of Arlington TX represented their international affiliation, Team LEAD BJJ, with 55 competitors. Team LEAD BJJ won both the GI and NO 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 »

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 »

New Blue and Brown Belt! Check Out the Alvarez BJJ Belt Promotions
June 9, 2017

Happy Friday morning to everyone, Alvarez BJJ had 2 more well deserved belt promotions this week. Every student has a different journey. Click on the videos to see and hear what it took for Miss Charli Benson to receive her Blue Belt and Mr. Christopher West to receive his Brown Belt. Like our Facebook page to get notifications to watch our more »

Check Out the Promotions! New Alvarez BJJ Blue, Brown & Black Belts!
June 6, 2017

Last night was a very special evening for 5 Alvarez BJJ in Arlington TX students as all of their hard work, dedication and sacrifice paid off. Click on the videos below to hear their individual and unique stories on what it took to get to their new rank.  

1 Gold 1 Silver 2 Bronze for Alvarez BJJ! 2017 IBJJF Worlds Results
June 5, 2017

June 1- 4, 2017 was the 2017 IBJJF World Jiu Jitsu Championships held inside the Walter Pyramid in Long Beach, CA. Team Alvarez BJJ in Arlington TX was in the hunt for Gold and a World Title with some of their top competitors. See the results and videos below. Day 1 Results – Thursday June 1, 2017 Karem Caldera, fighting more »

Jessica Crane Wins BFA & BJJ Tour in the Same Weekend!
May 25, 2017

15 year old Jessica Crane dominated the competition scene this past weekend at the BJJ Tour on May 20 and at the BFA 9 on May 21, 2017! Jessica Crane, fighting out of Alvarez Jiu Jitsu in Arlington TX, dominated the BJJ Tour in Denton TX by winning her Weight Class and Open Class divisions. Jessica normally fights in the more »

Team Alvarez BJJ Wins BJJ Tour! 2017 BJJ Tour Texas Results
May 21, 2017

Saturday May 20, 2017, was the much anticipated 2017 BJJ Tour Texas in Denton, TX. The Alvarez BJJ Kids Team took 1st Place and became Back to Back Kids Team Champions along with winning $1,000! The Alvarez BJJ Adult/Masters/Juvenile Team had a small team but acquired enough points to take home the 2nd Place Overall Team Trophy along with winning more »