Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA
Hollywood, Florida

Welcome to Vagner Rocha Martial Arts

Since 2008, the VRMA has been dedicated to teaching Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to children and adults as well as building healthy, and confident families. Whether you’re looking to become a fighter or world champion, to learn self-defense, get healthy, to meet new people, or spend more time with your family, we’re here for you. We will help you become the best version of yourself. When you become a member of VRMA you’re joining more than just a martial arts dojo,  you’re joining one of the best family-oriented academies in South Florida, offering the highest quality instructions of martial arts with a curriculum structured by our head instructor, Vagner Rocha, ranked the #1 Grappler in the world.  We are committed to transforming your body and your mind.

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  • A family run academy and an absolutely ideal environment for kids and adults alike

    Vagner’s school is class A. Besides being a world renowned MMA and BJJ competitor, Vagner is a world class teacher. His techniques are proven to work at the highest levels of competition, so if that’s your focus, look no further; if you are not into competition, his and his staff’s attention to detail will help you achieve your goals, whatever they are: to get in shape, increase confidence, learn to defend yourself. Along with all that, this is a family run academy and an absolutely ideal environment for kids and adults alike.

    Pedro L. Braga Palmier

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  • Highest level of instruction and best atmosphere for learning

    One of the BEST in the World…… highest level of instruction and best atmosphere for learning.


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  • Everyone was super nice and great to roll and drill with

    Stopped by from out of town and had a great time. Everyone was super nice and great to roll and drill with. Thanks for letting me train with you all.

    Marshall Nickel

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Gym Fixer Upper – Vision, Discipline & Hard Work!

By Fafa Rocha | January 9, 2020

A year ago, we accomplished the dream of becoming property owners and to build their own Jiu Jitsu gym, the Vagner Rocha Martial Arts, after almost…

Becoming a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt… in Life!

By Fafa Rocha | January 7, 2020

Watch this video for a great inspirational message from our Professor Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu.  While giving a speech at our most recent belt promotion, Master Cyborg…

How To Open the Guard, Smash & Pass

By Fafa Rocha | December 1, 2019

Check it out, head instructor black belt Vagner Rocha teaching how to open the guard, smash and tapping your opponent.