A festival of bringing together the two communities of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and yoga to cross-train, learn, share, and enjoy the Mediterranean climate.
Yoga Retreats (1)
Berenice has been teaching yoga for over 10 years. Her instruction could be described as an invigorating flow with eye-open alignment in mind.
Clark is an American-Brazilian BJJ black belt living in San Diego California where he operates his own school (Clark Gracie, San Diego HQ) in addition to numerous schools around the globe. Clark is a world champion having won gold at the Masters World No-Gi Championships in 2018, gold at the Pan American championships adult GI 2013, and silver at the World No-GI championships adult 2012, to name a few.
Mary will be the most experienced teacher at the festival, having been a yoga teacher for over 22 years. Mary Bruce is now a senior student of Rod Stryker’s and is Level III ParaYoga® Certified, a certified four desires trainer, and a member of the Para yoga certification board. She has also completed 500 hours of YTT.
This Nigerian-American yoga teacher was born and raised in the state of Georgia, USA, but is currently without an address traveling the world learning and teaching yoga wherever possible. She stays closely connected to her Nigerian heritage (in-lands of Benue State, Nigeria) energetically through prayer and linking to elders in the ancestral realm. Chocolako’s journey starts at a young age with an urge to be a healer.
Filled with anxiety and depression, Alexzandra found yoga at a perfect time in her life nine years ago. Through her practice, she found her way back to herself and picked up the broken pieces. Immediately, she knew that she wanted to help guide others home to themselves and help create a space for her students to honor who they are as she focuses her classes on diving into the depths of self-freedom and soul awakening.
This Roger Gracie Black Belt NO-GI specialist trains out of the Mill Hill BJJ academy in London England. If you are having trouble hitting the guillotine, be sure to catch his NO-Gi classes because, just maybe, he will be teaching it and many of his other techniques, principles, concepts, and BJJ philosophies.
Jack is originally from the UK but recently relocated to Berlin Germany. Prior he spent the last two years traveling the world learning and teaching yoga in addition to training BJJ as he holds a purple belt.
Jelena started practicing yoga at age 12 with a Croatian book from her mother. After working as a presenter for German TV and touring as a singer, she took her first yoga teacher training in 2009 and has been teaching ever since.
Ross is a world-class level BJJ competitor and Roger Gracie Black belt with notable wins over the likes of Nathan Orchard and Gianni Grippo. Ross is also the 2018 ADCC European trials winner, therefore, earning a slot in the brackets at the 2019 ADCC finals in California this coming September only a month before the festival!