Professor Claudio Franca awarded Black Belt rank to three long-time students during this academy’s promotion ceremony. Master Claudio Franca awarded Black Belt distinction to Thomas Rumsey and Sawato Kawamura of Santa Cruz, and Justin Pascone of Salinas. Rumsey, 53, and Kawamura, 27, have been training under Franca for 16 years. Pascone has been training for 10 years.
It was a fabulous day at our CFBJJ Academy. Congratulations to all those awarded a promotion. Professor Claudio Franca wore a smile from ear to ear all day long. Overall it was a great, inspiring and joyous day. We hope everyone enjoyed their day too! Finally the day arrived and our academy was filled with students, family and friends sharing stories, laughter, a lot of high fives, applause and a few choked up tears. We started the day with our
Thank you for everyone that made this happen. If you were not able to attend and still want to donate, please contact Claudio at the Santa Cruz dojo or via your instructor at your local school. 1658 Soquel Dr., Suite C, Santa Cruz, California 95065Ph: 831.476.7650
Come try our new “No Gi” class starting on January 1st, 2014 with Nathan Mendelsohn as our instructor. Nathan will be bringing in his experience from his many competitions. If you have never tried a Nathan class you will be for a real treat! This will be held at our Santa Cruz location on every Wednesday 7-8:30PM.
Congratulations to all our newest black belts and all of our students for promotions this year of 2013!
We are excited to have moved back to our original location at 1658 Soquel Dr Ste C, Santa Cruz, CA. Please come by and check out our new school. Please tell all your friends!
New Location and Schedule for the San Jose Academy The official new home of CFBJJ San Jose is now located at 14442 Union Ave. We are in the Cambrian Park Plaza (next to Dollar Tree) at the Camden/Union intersection. We have almost 4000 sq ft in a highly traveled shopping center. We have added kickboxing/conditioning, cardio kickboxing to our schedule and changed our Saturday morning class schedule. We are excited to announce that
Be part of our Women's C95 BJJ Team. The women from all of our schools gather for some awesome competitive training. Come by our school to see how you can be part of our womens team.