Whether you’re looking to improve your MMA game, start an exciting new exercise and fitness program, or learn the best self-defense martial arts, Gerson Sanginitto Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy is for you! Check our schedule of classes and come down to experience, safe instruction in a professional environment.

Gerson Sanginitto Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Culver City is owned and operated by 30-year jiu-jitsu black belt and master instructor Gerson Sanginitto. Located In the heart of Culver City, GSBJJ has quickly become one of the premier schools in the Los Angeles Area for pure jiu-jitsu. Although Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is easily the most effective martial art on the planet, our focus is to make the jiu-jitsu practitioner a better person both inside and out. In every class, we strive to bring out his students’ greatest potential through martial arts. Gerson believes jiu-jitsu is a vehicle for personal development (both physically and mentally) and, when taught correctly, helps you quickly become stronger, more flexible, disciplined and confident.

Become stronger, faster, and more flexible.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the fastest growing martial art in the world and has proven itself in mixed martial arts competitions throughout the world since the 1990’s. Coming from Japan and developed by the Gracie family, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu quickly laid waste to other styles of martial arts. With its lightning fast submissions and suffocating chokes, BJJ became unstoppable. This sport will transform your mind and body. After a few short weeks of training you will notice more muscle and less fat on your body. You will also notice confidence growing in all areas of your life, both professional and personal.