about us

NJJA is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu academy which consists on grappling and ground fighting. Even for veterans of other martial arts, learning the fundamentals of jiu-jitsu for self-defense can better prepare them for the kind of scenarios they may encounter in the real world.

Jiu Jitsu Benefits: 

  • Facilitates weight loss;

  • Helps relieve stress through physical activity;

  • Teaches you how to defend yourself;

  • Improves coordination, flexibility and balance;

  • Fosters self-confidence.

values

  • Discipline

  • Respect

  • Healthy lifestyle

  • Good living

  • Sense of community

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instructors

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Alexandre Novaes

6th Degree Black Belt

NJJA Owner

3x World Champion

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Richard Herrera

Black Belt by NJJA

No Gi Classes

NJJA West LA

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Ray Chavez

Brown Belt

Fundamentals

Women´s & Kids Class

Locations

NJJA HQ
Redondo Beach

6th Degree Black Belt Instructor, Alexandre Novaes

4439 Redondo Beach Blvd,

Lawndale CA 90260

NOVAESJIUJITSUACADEMY.COM

424-374-6872

@novaesjja

NJJA Lomita

at GKG, Gil Sanchez – Owner

Black Belt Instructor Gil Sanchez

1930 Pacific Coast Highway, Lomita CA 90717

Gilskickboxinggym.com

424-250-9261

@gilskickboxinggym

NJJA West LA

at West LA Jiu Jitsu, Dennis Wood – Owner
Black Belt Instructor Richard Herrera
1990 Westwood Blvd #105

Los Angeles CA 90025
WESTLAJIUJITSU.COM
310-809-4124
@westlajiujitsu