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The Coração Valente Academy of Jiu-Jitsu is a martial arts team in Edinburgh, Scotland, specialising in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and is part of the DJ Team association of São Paulo, Brazil. We pride ourselves on offering Jiu-Jitsu to everyone, including those who have no athletic background, and helping them to achieve their goals. Whether you aim to arm yourself with the most effective form of self-defence, become a competitive Jiu-Jitsu or MMA athlete and win competitions, or simply wish to improve fitness and learn something new, we will help you. Our classes are taught in a welcoming and safe environment, and we take pride in having a fantastic team spirit that is extended to all those who choose to come and share the mats with us! 

2022 Team Championships:

UKBJJA Scottish Nationals: 1st place team

Scottish Grappling Edinburgh Open: 1st place team

IBJJF Madrid Nogi International Open: 1st place team

IBJJF Paris Nogi International Open: 3rd place team

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