People of all backgrounds and experience thrive at Grappling Fight Team Joondalup. And whether you are a child, teenager or adult, the experience is tailor-made for you based on a unique curriculum developed more than 19 years ago.
The curriculum at GFTeam Joondalup is centred on instilling strong values into the training of our students. These values include the development of your character and good conduct – principal points in building our students to be more than just a sports team.
Joining GFTeam Joondalup gives you several benefits if you’re interested in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. The team’s emphasis on character development and good conduct means that students will not only become better grapplers but also better people. The close team environment ensures you will further learn confidence, respect, and reach your lifestyle and fitness goals, leading to a more fulfilling and rewarding experience.
Furthermore, GFTeam Joondalup offers high-quality instruction in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu fundamentals, making it an excellent choice for beginners. Our Jiu-Jitsu instructors prioritise teaching solid techniques, which are essential to building a strong foundation in BJJ. You will learn from experienced coaches who are committed to helping you achieve your goals, whether it’s to compete at the highest level or simply improve your fitness.
Marcelo Da Costa Guimarães is our specialist Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructor and owner of GFT Joondalup.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt – Certified IBJJF Referee
2018 – IBJJF Sydney Open Champion Light, brown, no gi
2018 – IBJJF Sydney Open Vice Champion Light, brown, gi
2018 – IBJJF Sydney Open Vice Champion open division, brown
2015 – Vice State Champion open division, brown
2015 – Pan Pacific Vice Champion gi and no gi, light
2014 – Vice State Champion light, purple, gi
2012 – State Champion medium, purple, gi and no gi All under AFBJJ
Ultimately, choosing the right BJJ gym is a personal decision that depends on your goals and preferences. However, GFTeam Joondalup’s commitment to character development, quality instruction, and competition success make it a compelling option for smart people like yourself, interested in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. By joining GFTeam Joondalup, you can expect to become a better grappler, better person, and part of a close-knit community that supports and encourages one another both on and off the mats.
GFTEAM - Unit 4, 89 Winton Road - JOONDALUP