Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art and combat sport system that focuses on grappling with an emphasis on ground fighting. Our head instructor, Ty Garrett, is a second-degree blackbelt and certified instructor in Machado Jiu-Jitsu under Carlos Machado.
Carlos Machado is a former world master’s champion in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is the eldest of the five Machado Brothers, known for BJJ, that also includes Roger, Rigan, Jean Jacques, and John. He is also the brother-in-law of UFC fighter Stephen Thompson.
For sport, self-defense, or the blackbelt lifestyle, our Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes have it all. Jiu-Jitsu is one of the most effective and dynamic self-defense styles on the planet. Extreme Martial Arts is the only Carlos Machado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu academy in the Amarillo area. Come learn the fastest growing & most effective martial art on the planet. All of our Blackbelt and Brown belt instructors are certified in Machado Jiu-Jitsu. We are proud to teach and share Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with the Amarillo Area
Place Extreme Martial Arts
Head CoachProfessor: Ty Garrett