Congratulations to Mr. Cucci, Mack Semerzier, Khris Gonzales and Christian Diaz for successfully passing the fourth and final phase of the Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy instructor course in Torrance, California. Ryron and Rener Gracie personally assessed each candidate’s comprehension of the Gracie Academy instructional methodologies and administration skills to ensure the integrity of the Gracie Academy’s unique Jiu-Jitsu curriculum founded by Grand Master Helio Gracie over 85 years ago.
Now, as an official Gracie Academy Certified Training Center (CTC), LINXX Academy not only joins a respected and global network of certified training centers that fundamentally values self-defense over sport-style Jiu-Jitsu instruction, but provides you, our students, with numerous benefits:
- Belong to the only CTC in Virginia Beach, Virginia, that meets the high standards of the Gracie Academy.
- Learn authentic Gracie Jiu-Jitsu from certified instructors who follow a unified, official curriculum without having to travel to the Gracie Academy in California.
- Earn an official Gracie Jiu-Jitsu belt along with a certificate of authenticity, as well as a spot on the list of Gracie Academy Certified Belt Holders upon successful testing and promotion.
- Gain access to fully interactive, online training curricula, videos, and other resources on GracieUniversity.com that will enable you to review prior lessons or learn new techniques at your own pace.
- Enjoy an expanded curriculum that includes Gracie Combatives, Master Cycle and Junior Grapplers.
- Ability to purchase authentic Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Gis, apparel, merchandise, gear, and training materials at discounted prices.
It’s inspiring that even after 20 years of training Jiu-Jitsu, Mr. Cucci continues to learn and improve his technical skills, as well as offer his students the very best martial arts instruction in the world. Congratulations to Mr. Cucci, Mack, Gonz and Christian on achieving this invaluable certification, which will have a lasting impact on each and every one of us!