We’re often asked for gym recommendations. Check the list below for a gym we recommend in your area.
If a gym is on this list, it means:
- We personally know, and can vouch for, the head instructor or management
- The method of instruction is in line with BJJ Mental Models’ values
- The gym is ethical in its business relationships with its students.
New South Wales
Revolution Jiu-Jitsu (Dylan Bradley’s academy)
Eureka BJJ (Chris How’s academy)
Absolute MMA (Lachlan and Livia Giles’ academy)
Lake Country Judo (Kathy Hubble’s academy)
Island Top Team (Rob Biernacki’s academy)
On Guard FC (Matt’s academy)
Ascension Martial Arts (Steve’s academy)
Kaboom Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Kabir Bath’s academy)
3D Treening (Priit Mihkelson’s academy)
Apex MMA (Josh Wentworth’s gym)
Princeton BJJ (Emily Kwok’s academy)
Zombie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Matt “Aesopian” Kirtley’s academy)
Next Edge Academy (Bruce Hoyer’s academy)
Kogaion Academy (Vasile Ciocoiu’s academy)
Bellingham BJJ (Jeff Shaw’s academy)
Bothell MMA (Kenneth Leif’s academy)
And, of course…
Are we missing a gym?
If you feel there’s a gym that should be listed here – whether it be yours or someone else’s – you can request we add it by contacting us. Please note that we are very selective in terms of which gyms we add here, and will only add ones where we can personally vouch for the instructor.