A Chat with Sandro Sampaio Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Our instructors are the best of the best! Sandro Sampaio the Real Deal 3rd Degree Black Belt from Brazil under Carlson Gracie. Christopher Garrett professional MMA fighter.
What's one tip for first-time students that will make them feel like veterans?
Come in and have just fun. This is a family environment of all shapes, sizes & ages. Take a break when you need it. Ask as many questions as you like. We are always here to help. ENJOY!
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
I started Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at the age of 12 in Brazil and it was my dream to be the best. I moved from there to open academies in Spain and New Zealand. I've made my home in Oklahoma and my Academy has been growing for over 6 years. I have been blessed with a gift I want to share with the world!
What do you love most about your job?
Building confidence, self esteem and teaching an art that can save your life. Hearing stories of how children were bullied before they started my class and now they have confidence. Seeing smiles on faces after losing 15 pounds from my class and much much more. I love sharing my talent!