Gracie Barra – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu – Martial Arts – Jiu-Jitsu for everyone

Jiu-Jitsu for Everyone
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About Us

Professor Ricky

Head Instructor Ricky Gillon
Meet Ricky Gillon

Ricky Gillon is the Head instructor, and Owner of Gracie Barra Glasgow Martial arts & fitness located in the Glasgow community in Scotland. Ricky Gillon is the program director and personal fitness trainer at Gracie Barra Glasgow. He is a life-long Martial Artist, a 3rd degree Master Black Belt in the art of traditional ju jitsu and a qualified kettlebell teacher. Ricky has been training in the Martial Arts for over 27 years and has been teaching Martial Arts for over 20 years.

Our mission at Gracie Barra Glasgow is to provide the community with the most comprehensive martial arts & fitness instruction, with a dynamic approach that is both challenging and safe for anyone! Gracie Barra Glasgow prides itself on having a program for everyone, and we know YOU WILL LOVE WHAT WE DO!

Ricky is a First Degree Black belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu under Lagarto, a direct student of Carlos Gracie jnr. As a fully certified Gracie Barra instructor He is a very sought after teacher and is dedicated in teaching all the programs that he has to offer.

Our staff of instructors here in Gracie Barra Glasgow Scotland believe that all of our students can train at our facility and accomplish above and beyond their desired goals. Gracie Barra Glasgow Scotland is here to help.

Our academy specializes in Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Classes, and Fitness Kickboxing Classes. Personal fitness ,Metafit & Boot camps ,Our training facility focuses on realistic self-defense, self-esteem and self-confidence for kids, and modern self-defense. We are a Martial arts & fitness oriented organization that will provide you with a non-intimidating, safe and clean environment.

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