More than a Jiu Jitsu academy,
a BJJ community

Personal growth
through Jiu Jitsu

Welcome

Team Passos is about creating positive transformation in people’s lives through world-class Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) instruction. We specialize in training both kids and adults in a safe and fun atmosphere. Our students benefit from individualized goal setting and coaching, our conceptual teaching methodology, physical conditioning, and training with supportive teammates under the supervision of seasoned instructors.
 
Jiu Jitsu coaching is our passion. We are fueled by the mission of providing our students with the tools reach their personal goals on and off the mat. We invite you to swing by our academy in Sterling, VA to experience this welcoming BJJ community for yourself and begin your own transformational journey today!

Programs

Kids Zoo-Jitsu

We offer an All-Levels Kids Program and an Advanced Kids Program. Our curriculum is structured to teach technique through functional games aimed to improve your child’s agility and flexibility in a fun, friendly and interactive manner.

Adult Fundamentals

Our Adults Fundamentals program is designed for students new to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. These classes follow a structured curriculum that is essential to a beginner’s progression in Jiu Jitsu.

Adult Advanced

The Advanced class is designed for the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu student who has acquired a solid foundation of the sport and who would like to progress their Jiu Jitsu to the next level.

Programs

Kids Zoo-Jitsu

We offer an All-Levels Kids Program and an Advanced Kids Program. Our curriculum is structured to teach technique through functional games aimed to improve your child’s agility and flexibility in a fun, friendly and interactive manner.

Adult Fundamentals

Our Adults Fundamentals program is designed for students new to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. These classes follow a structured curriculum that is essential to a beginner’s progression in Jiu Jitsu.

Adult Advanced

The Advanced class is designed for the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu student who has acquired a solid foundation of the sport and who would like to progress their Jiu Jitsu to the next level.

Latest Blog Posts

Labor Day: Reflections from a First Generation American

Bom dia and happy Labor Day! This year we roll in the 125th anniversary of Labor Day becoming a holiday in the United States. It is a holiday honoring the social and economic achievement of workers and consequently their contributions to the world. As a nation, we...

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Does Training Jiu Jitsu Get Easier?

It is challenging to train Jiu Jitsu. Those of us who have trained Jiu Jitsu for any amount of time know that training gives us a beating both physically and emotionally. It is important to understand, especially for those who are just beginning their Jiu Jitsu...

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Andre Galvao Seminar 2019

We had an amazing seminar by Professor Andre Galvao today. It is always a privilege and honor to share the mat with him and learn from him. He dropped some incredible knowledge about Jiu Jitsu, competing and life. He truly embodies courage and leading by example...

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We have all 5 of our children enrolled here, excellent school, very professional. Totally recommend!

Violet S. – Parent

Great school and amazing teammates. Top notch instruction from one of the best coaches in the world, Tony Passos.

Jason H. – Purple Belt

Team Passos is a great place to train for both beginners trying to get a fun workout in, or for the advanced competitor trying to get their BJJ game to the next level!

Shohei T. – Blue Belt

Contact

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