Friday, 18 December 2015

Christmas and New Years Opening Times

Hello peeps, check below for this festive season training times, join us! :

Mon 21/12/2015 : 8 pm - 9.30pm ( Usual Time/ place)

Wed 23/12/2015:8.30 pm - 9.30 pm (Usual Time/place)

Friday 25/12/2015 - Closed ( Happy Xmas ! )

Mon 28/12/2015:11am -3pm "Drop&Roll" Open mat (Yorkies Gym -Tooting, 88 Charlmont Road, Tooting Broadway, London SW17 9AB) £8 pay at the door.

Wed 30/12/2015 : 8.30pm - 9.30pm ( Usual time /place)

Thursday 31/12/2015 "NYE" Open mat
(Yorkies Gym -Tooting, 88 Charlmont Road, Tooting Broadway, London SW17 9AB) £8 pay at the door.

Friday 01/01/2016 Closed ( Happy New year).

Good timess ahead.
GFteam nao paraaaaaaaaaa!

Instructor Pedro

Monday, 19 October 2015

IBJJF London Fall Open October 2015

Head coach Gabriel Rainho wins GOLD in his division!

Ndu Wodu wins DOUBLE GOLD in both his category and in the absolute division!

Daniel Gregory takes home the Bronze in a very tough division!

We went, we fought, we gave it all and we brought home the medals!

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

OPEN MAT 4th Oct 2015

Full details:

Open Mat this Sunday the 4th Oct 2015 at 12- 1.30pm

Open to everyone!!!!
Come chat, roll, learn, exchange! Thats what BJJ is all about.

Only £5

Also keep a couple of hours free after as we are planning on going for a group meal!

See you all there!

Wednesday, 2 September 2015

Denilson Pimenta Masterclass!

Denilson Pimenta Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar
12th & 16th of October 2015 ( Mon & Friday)
Time : 8pm - 9.30pm
£15 for 1 class and £25 for both classes.
Venue: GFTEAM London
Local Motion Studios
1st Floor, 52 Garratt Lane
London, SW18 4FT
for directions please click here

* This seminar is open to all regardless of team affiliation

To book your space, please email Instructor Pedro at

Details about Denilson Pimenta

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion

Master Pimenta is a third degree black belt and one of the top competitors in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s featherweight division (Peso Pena – 70kg/154lbs). Denilson is part of the prestigious Grappling Fight Team (GFTEAM) from Brazil.

Some of his achievements:
World Masters Champion Gi 2014
Pan American 2011 Division & Absolute Champion
Pan American 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 Division Champion
Worlds Gi 2010 Champion
Worlds Gi 2013 Masters Champion
Worlds No-Gi 2010 Masters Champion
Pan American No-Gi Bronze 2010
Dalas Open 2013 Adult Champion
New York Open 2011, 2012 Adult Champion
Brazil International 2013 Masters Champion
Rio Open Champion (2009)
European Champion (2009 – CBJJE)
World No-Gi Silver Medalist (2008)
Brazilian National Bronze Medalist (2009)
World Cup Bronze Medalist (2009)

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

First training session at our New venue!

Thank you everyone who came down to our 1st training session at our new venue at Local Motion Wandsworth!
You all made a great training day an even better one!
Thank you for your continued support. GFTEAM never stops! OSS!

Sunday, 2 August 2015


It is our extreme pleasure to announce that as of today, all of our classes will be held at our NEW venue at the Local Motion Studios in Southside shopping centre in Wandsworth, London

The new venue is only approx 5 mins down the road from our old venue.

The address of the new venue is

 Local Motion Studios
1st Floor, 52 Garratt Lane
London, SW18 4FT

class schedules are very very similar to our old timetable and for details on the new class schedule and directions to get there can be found at

We welcome everyone to join us for some good training!

1st training session at the new venue starts at 8pm on the 3rd of August 2015, Monday.

GFTEAM never stops! OSS!

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Head Coach Gabriel is in town!!!!

Head coach Gabriel Rainho is going to be in town and coming to train with all of us on the 25th, 27th and 29th of May 2015 (Mon, Wed, Friday 7-9pm)
Make sure everyone is there!
Opportunity not to be missed!!!