Gracie Barra Mansfield is the premiere location to train martial arts in the areas surrounding Mansfield, Texas and proudly servicing Mansfield, Arlington, Fort Worth, Grand Prairie, and more!
We are an affiliate of the world-renowned Gracie Barra Association and the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF), and we offer
Professor Young, our Head Instructor, has trained since 1994 under award-winning Grand Master Carlos Machado, who to this day still retains a close friendship, and more recently under Grand Master Carlos Gracie Jr, the son of the founder of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. You can be rest assured that, not only are you getting very close to the source of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Mansfield, but you are also receiving a high level of instruction!
We pride ourselves on teaching high quality jiu-jitsu. As you now know, Grand Master Carlos Gracie Jr. is the son of Carlos Gracie, the founder of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, however Grand Master Carlos Machado is also the nephew of Carlos Gracie, so that means you are getting as close to the source as possible!
Grand Master Carlos Machado has trained under some of the great legends of the Gracie family like the late Carlson Gracie and the late Rolls Gracie.
In this day and age, Mixed Martial Arts in Mansfield as a sport has become more and more popular in this area. With the rising popularity of MMA, the demand for Brazilian jiu-jitsu schools has risen tremendously.
How does Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) affect the growth of Brazilian jiu-jitsu?