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Spider Guard Seminar w/ Elliott Bayev

Monday, October 5th, 2015
Spider-Guard---Oct-18---London, ON

Open to all clubs & affiliations!

Elliott Bayev is coming to London BJJ to share his Spider Guard Mastery with the BJJ community!  As a special offer for attending the seminar, Elliott is offering the Spider Guard Master Class DVD set at an amazing discounted rate!!

Spider Guard Seminar w/Elliott Bayev
Oct 18th – 12-3pm
405 Wharncliffe Rd S
London, ON

Click through for more details.


Photos from the Redstar Leg Lock Workshop

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

What an awesome bunch of BJJers. Thanks for coming!

It was a great turnout from a lot of different clubs in the London area, as well as some from Toronto, Orangeville and even from Picton (4.5hr drive)! Thanks to all who came out!  Hope you’re all catching people in the moves you learned from Egor!  And I hope your new Redstar gi is on the way!  Here is a look at the workshop!


Leg Locks for BJJ, No-gi & MMA with Redstar Kimono’s Egor Radzik

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Come check out a special Leg Lock workshop with Egor Radzik of Redstar Kimonos.  Be effective within IBJJF rules without getting dq’d.  Click through for full details… (more…)

Action Without Action – The Art of Drilling by Sen-Foong Lim

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

London BJJ member, smoked meat lover and all round good dude, Sen-Foong Lim, is now writing for Grapplers  Check out his article on the importance of drilling your techniques.  –> Action Without Action – The Art of Drilling by Sen-Foong Lim


Arte Suave Jiu Jitsu Book Opening

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Arte Suave JJ ImagesWith a combined total of over 80 years of martial arts experience, Professor Shah Franco and Master Sylvio Behring have shared their knowledge and understanding of what self defence should be: humane, practical and encompassing of all potentially violent situations.

Captured by internationally renowned photographer Moy Volkovich,
the book features step by step breakdowns of the positions necessary to comprehend the basics of self defence.

Also featured is a special piece by master artist, Renshi Rick McCarthy.

We look forward celebrating the evolution of Franco-Behring and this book with a fun filled evening, of music, performances, drinks and snacks.

Where: Jet Fuel Coffee Shop, Toronto, ON  Google Map
When: Saturday, Sept. 17th, 2011 – 8-11pm.

Zombie League on hold for the summer

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Due to scheduling conflicts, the FBJJA Zombie League is taking a breather for the remainder of the summer. See you in the Fall!

The 2011 Annual Franco Behring Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Symposium

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Master Sylvio Behring & Professor Shah Franco

A Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu special event that you don’t want to miss!!!

Saturday September 17th
10:30-11:15am – Registration
11:15 – Bow in and Introductions
11:30-1:45pm – Kids and Adults
Group Photo
1:45-2:45pm – Lunch
2:45-5pm – Adult Training 14+
Group Photo
5:00pm – Bow out

Sunday September 18th
10:30am-11am – Registration
11am – Bow In
11:15-12:30pm – Kids Tournament
12:30-2:00pm – Stripes & Grading
2pm – Adult Rollathon

Saturday Training
Adults $150 / Kids $100
Additional family members 50% discount
(Please note; All students that register for Saturday, can compete or roll on Sunday free. If you register for Saturday and choose not to attend or compete, Sunday the Saturday price remains the same.)

Sunday Only

Sunday Kids Tournament Only – $25
Sunday Adult Rolla-thon Only – $50

Event Location: Body of Four Academy, 2486 Dufferin St., Toronto

For more information contact Dan Stenning –>here

May 29, 2011

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Sensei Angelo Panoussis (Brown Belt/FBJJA) will be coming down from Orangeville with his crew on Sunday, May 29 to take a look at where the London club is at in preparation for Symposium, stripes and grading. Be there!

FBJJA Competitor takes home the gold at the Abu Dhabi Pro trials in Montreal.

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Congratulations to one of FBJJA’s own, Roberto Ito (Whit Belt/Body of Four) for winning the gold medal for the Under 139 lbs (White/Blue Belt) category at this year’s Montreal leg of the Abu Dhabi Pro Jiu Jitsu trials, held on February 26/2011. Great work! Much respect to all other FBJJA competitors who rolled last weekend. OUSSSS!

Master Behring Promotes Black Belts

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

During his trip to Edmonton for the Arashi-do/Franco-Behring instructor’s seminar this past weekend, Master Sylvio Behring recognized the efforts put forth by our leader here in Canada, Professor Shah Franco, and our competition coach, Professor Marco Costa, to the Franco Behring Association and to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  Professor Shah was promoted to Sandan (3rd degree) and Professor Marco to Nidan (2nd degree).

LondonBJJ, all it’s students and associates would like to congratulate both on their achievements!


Professor Franco Receives his new rank.

Professor Franco receives his new rank.

Professor Costa receives his new rank.

Professor Costa receives his new rank.