We would like to thank all of our Faithfull and Loyal Students, Parents and Clients who have stuck with us during this time. There were many martial arts academies who weren’t able to stop their monthly membership fees during this physical shut down.
We were fortunate to be the only academy we know of, who did pause our membership fees, for our students, in April and continue for five months. We will resume our membership fees on September the 4th for the month of September if you have questions you can call us at 252-413-0066.
Every Day That Goes By is one less day we have to wait till we are able to start training again physically. If you are a student or your children train with us we encourage that you go other to our group of active members. When we get the green light in that group will be where we will share our information first.
If you are a Present Student of Our Academy? Please Join Our Online Group for Training this is where we are doing Zoom and Live Feed Classes and where we will share information about when and how we are opening up our physical Classes, when we are able.
With the extension of the Order of Gov Roy Cooper and our academy being in the 2nd phase of the reopening. We have frozen all of our students/clients’ accounts again for May. No one will be charged for our services until at least June. We are still doing our free classes online and hope everyone stays safe and stays at home.
We are answering the Phones and Returning Business Calls as Quickly as possible. We Have Added This Form to Give Our Clients Another Way to Reach Out to Us. Please Use This to Ask Questions. Everyone Stay Home and Stay Safe.
Dear Students Clients and Parents here at Team Gamma we understand how trying this situation is with the social distancing in place.
Our martial arts academy has always been the place to get away and relax and relieve stress. Right now are having Virtual Lessons Online on a Facebook Group if you are a student please join our group to keep yourself training. If you are not on Facebook contact us and we will make arrangements.
We want our students’ children and adults to continue to train.
If there are any questions or anything we can do for any of our students, please call us or text us.
We will host John Perry for a special seminar. John Is a Black Belt Under Royce Gracie and one of James and Jay Speight Oldest Students. He was the First Student who the Speight’s Trained to fight MMA and has had a successful record in the cage. He now trains and teaches at Capital MMA and Elite Fitness in Alexandria, VA
Master Luiz Palhares will be at our academy on Thursday, October 3rd at 5PM for the Children and 6PM for the adults. This is an event you don’t want to miss.
“Master Luiz Palhares is an 8th degree, Coral Red White Belt Under Grand Master Helio Gracie and Master Rickson Gracie. Luiz was born in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, on January 19, 1959. He started training in Rio De Janeiro in 1977 at the age of 18 under Rolls Gracie and continued to train with him until Rolls died in 1982, in a hang-gliding accident. After Rolls’s passing, He continued to train under Rolls’s brother, Rickson Gracie. After 7 years of practicing BJJ, he was awarded his black belt in 1984 by Rickson Gracie together with Grand Master Helio Gracie. Luiz received his Coral belt in 2010 by Grand Master Carlos Robson Gracie, Red Belt 9th Degree (President of the Jiu-Jitsu Federation of Rio de Janeiro). In 1999, then a 6th degree black belt, Luiz was asked to move from Brazil to teach at Rickson Gracie’s Academy in Los Angeles. Master Luiz currently resides in Jacksonville, FL, where he and his son, black belt Pedro Palhares, run Jacksonville Gracie Jiu Jitsu.
September 20, 2018 6PM Master Luiz Palhares will be at our academy in Greenville NC to teach a Gracie Jiu-jitsu seminar.
Master Palhares started training in Rio De Janeiro in 1977 at the age of 18 under the legendary Rolls Gracie, received his purple under Rolls Gracie, after Rolls Death he continued his training under Rickson Gracie and was promoted to black belt in 1984 by Rickson Gracie’s father Grand Master Helio Gracie. Currently he is an 8th degree White and Red belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. He received the White and Red belt in 2018 by Grand Master Carlos Robson Gracie, Red Belt 9th Degree (President of the Jiu-Jitsu Federation of Rio de Janeiro).