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25 September 14

Join us on Wednesday October 1st as we Pay Tribute to Grand Master Helio Gracie (1913-2009)!!

19 September 14

Seminar in Mission, TX on Saturday October 11th!

18 September 14

BACK TO SCHOOL SPECIAL!!

17 September 14

Prof. Leonardo Xavier Training with Master Rickson Gracie in California!

10 September 14

Remember Master Rickson Gracie Historical Grand Opening Seminar at LX Jiu-Jitsu!

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Youth Program
Youth Program

Our Little Wizards Program is a fun and exciting way to promote a healthy and active lifestyle for your child. Kids of all ages, shapes and sizes increase their focus, discipline, fitness and overall quality of life through Gracie Jiu-Jitsu at the LX Jiu-Jitsu Academy.

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Self-Defense
Self-Defense

The Self-Defense course is a great introduction to the fundamentals and principles of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. By correctly using leverage and momentum you will learn to feel in control of potentially threatening situations and learn how to protect yourself and your family from armed and barehanded attackers.

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Jiu-Jitsu in MMA
Jiu-Jitsu in MMA

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu is what revolutionized the martial arts world and how we define an effective system of self-defense and fighting. If you are a coach looking to expand and build on the skill sets of your students or just want a new perspective from the only certified Gracie Jiu-Jitsu professor in all of the Houston area; the knowledge and experience behind the LXBJJ Academy will bring the best fighter out of you!

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Jiu-Jitsu For Women
Jiu-Jitsu For Women

Learn the proven, most effective self-defense system that enables women to neutralize the size difference of a larger attacker. Increase the awareness of your surroundings and gain self-confidence as you learn to defend yourself and become physically fit while training in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.

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Law Enforcement and Military
Law Enforcement and Military

More than 10 years of black-belt level experience will ensure the highest quality-level of instruction in order for our law enforcement students to learn the best and most effective techniques for them to handle their job responsibilities efficiently and safely. Learn techniques adapted from the law enforcement-training program created by Grand Master Helio Gracie in Brazil.

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Need Directions?
Need Directions?

3rd degree black belt Leonardo Xavier cordially invites you to try a free introductory lesson. Find the LX Jiu-Jitsu Academy closest to you and come learn from a certified professor of traditional Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.

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Seminars
Seminars

Professor Leonardo Xavier offers you and your school his wealth of knowledge and experience in authentic Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. If you are interested in having a world-class competitor and instructor expand your academy’s understanding of the gentle art, the LX Jiu-Jitsu Association would love to share Leonardo’s perspective and depth of knowledge with you.

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LX Gear
LX Gear

Shop online for great deals on all LX Jiu-Jitsu Association uniforms, accessories and media. The entire LX clothing line catalogue, select Gracie Humaita apparel and other merchandise are now available. Check often for special offers and promotions. Items are shipped around the world.

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  • self-defense

    We invite you to learn the ability of knowing how to defend yourself in real life-threatening situations. Leonardo Xavier will train you to become efficient at hand-to-hand combat and weapon disarming techniques that will help keep both you and your loved ones safe from harm.
  • lose weight

    Whether you are looking to maintain an active and healthy lifestyle or you are looking to take that first step towards achieving physical fitness, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an effective aerobic and anaerobic exercise. If you want to shed those unwanted pounds or gain more muscle mass and definition then come join us for a free trial lesson and watch your body change right before your eyes!
  • confidence

    Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu allows those who practice it a sense of confidence and well being that is bread through the perseverance that comes with athletic achievement. Our students learn how to push themselves and surpass old limitations while forging newer challenges that slowly build up their morale and self-confidence as they start experiencing success in their training.
  • competition

    Leonardo Xavier is a World-Class teacher, competitor and referee for both Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Wrestling. If you want to learn how to be the best then we recommend you learn from one of the best and most decorated BJJ personalities in the world. Leo’s knowledge of BJJ, competition experience and vast understanding of tournament rules and procedures are indispensable tools at the disposition of all LXBJJ Association members. Gain an edge in your coaching and join our competition team!