Frequently Asked Questions

Please review this FAQ before contacting the academy. If your query is not included in this list, feel free to get in touch with us!

All day access pass to BJJ is $45. RG Affiliates pay $25.

Only if your Gi is blank and does not contain references to another academy. We kindly ask for you to not wear another academy’s Gi. If you don’t have a Gi with you, or if your Gi contains branding from another academy, you will have to rent a Gi ($10) from our academy.

If you’re serious about joining our team, we do allow a free trial class in both BJJ and Muay Thai. You must be living in the Tri-State Area

Our membership is unlimited so for one set price, you’ll be allowed to take as many classes as your schedule permits. 

We don’t offer MMA classes to the public. In order to attend this type of class, you must be a member of our academy for a significant amount of time. If you’re serious about this class, please express it to one of our coaches and please be extremely respectful towards everyone involved. This class is invite-only.

You must be a Blue Belt in order to participate in a no-Gi class. It is important for our students to learn the fundamentals of Jiu-Jitsu wearing the Gi first. The Gi allows students to learn the concepts of control at a slower, yet much more effective, pace.
If he’s not traveling, Master Renzo usually teaches the advanced no-Gi class Saturdays.
Monday-Friday 6:40am-8:45pm. Saturday 9:00am-12:30pm. Sunday 9:30am-11:30am.
Yes, please bring your own toiletries and towel if you wish to shower.

No, you may not train without a belt. We kindly ask that you train in a complete uniform. We rent belts for $5.

You are not obligated to wear a rash guard under your Gi but it’s highly recommended. We have rash guards for sale at the academy.

We offer private classes in both BJJ and Muay Thai. Please note that Master Renzo Gracie does not give private lessons.  Click here to be redirected to our contact page. Please call our academy if you’re interested in booking a private class with any of our other instructors.
If you go out of town, you can freeze your membership at no cost. All you have to do is fill out a “freeze form” at the academy and provide us with a return date. Your membership payments will automatically go into effect upon your return date.