Groundwork is a Martial Arts Youth Programat Masterskya Martial Arts Academyfocused on the practice of Jiu Jitsu,Wrestling, Submission Grappling.
MISSION. We all start somewhere in our pursuit. We bring our individual strengths and weaknesses into any endeavor. Although our rates of achievement may all be different, the direction in which we will flow will be the same. Our goal will be that of Art and Mastery of our craft. The intention of getting better everyday will be our way. When we take the first steps, we will learn the fundamental principles and tools of our craft. This is Groundwork.
Art and Mastery require respect and discipline for our craft in order to achieve and improve. It requires practice, repetition, and difficulty. This will be the guiding principal in our process of self discovery. Art is Work.
Our mission is to provide a safe and uplifting environment for instruction, improvement, and work. It will be a place to master our skills.
Instructor. Evor Guevarra is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro. His accomplishments in BJJ include placing Bronze in the IBJJF World Championships as a Purple Belt, winning Gold at the IBJJF Master World Championships in his division as a Purple Belt, winning Gold and placing Silver at the IBJJF Master World Championships in his division as a Brown Belt, and placing Silver in the IBJJF Master World Championships in his division as a Black Belt.
Evor's passion for grappling sports started as a high school wrestler where he won multiple league and regional titles and competed as a state finalist in California.
Evor trains and competes under his instructor and team at Vitor Shaolin Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
10 Goodwin Place, Brooklyn, New York, 11221
Monday-Saturday. 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
7 years old - 17 years old
We will train No GI. Come to class in a rash-guard/shirt and shorts.
Don't forget your flip-flop sandals for walking off the mats!