Welcome to LX Jiu-Jitsu & Self Defense
Leonardo Xavier is a Rickson Gracie fifth degree black belt with over 20 years of experience teaching Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. He is the only jiu-jitsu professor in the Houston area certified to teach by the original and most traditional jiu-jitsu school in the world, the Academia Gracie de Jiu-Jitsu in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Gracie Humaitá Academy) and by the legendary Master Rickson Gracie. Recognized as a world-class authority of the art and one of its most charismatic professors, few people can match his deep technical knowledge and his passion for teaching. His mission is to continue the legacy of his instructors by preserving and sharing the principles of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu with the community as a complete self-defense system that can benefit anyone regardless of age, gender or athletic ability.
The LX Academy offers a collection of online video courses for beginners and experienced practitioners alike. Once a course is purchased, you will also have the opportunity to join a monthly membership program and gain additional access.
Register or request a group seminar with LX and drink from the source. Prof. Leonardo Xavier has gained a vast amount of knowledge through years of training in Gracie jiu-jitsu at the original Academia Gracie de Jiu-Jitsu.
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“Me and Leo have a long history. He is doing an outstanding job in Texas and he’s always been a great guy, tough competitor, and loyal student. His personality, technical level are all great. A guy like that is not exactly one you find in trees. I’m proud to be his friend and support his cause.”
– Rickson Gracie
The best fighter of all times
4th degree black belt Leonardo Xavier cordially invites you to try a free introductory lesson. Visit the LX Jiu-Jitsu Academy and come learn from a certified professor of traditional Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.