More Gold & Silver Medals for Pure Art BJJ at the Brighton Open!

Pure Art Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Gold Silver Medals Brighton Open

Huge well done to James Parkin winning Gold in No Gi at the Brighton Open BJJ 24.7 Competition this weekend, Kieron Smith winning Silver in the Gi submitting his opponent via triangle choke and Steven Mulvoy getting a win in the Gi. Great work guys! Continue reading

First Ever Promotions At Pure Art BJJ Portsmouth!

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It was an absolute pleasure for me to give out our first ever Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu stripe promotions as a club recently.

Some very well deserved and overdue promotions took place at our club in Portsmouth and it was really great to see everyone rewarded for their hard work and loyalty to the club.

Awarded tonight were. Continue reading

Affiliation for Pure Art BJJ With Tom Barlow & Chelsea Leah’s Escapology BJJ

Adam Sparrow, Tom Barlow, Chelsea Leah, BJJ

We are very pleased to announce we are now an affiliate of Tom Barlow (3x World Champion & 2nd Degree Black Belt) and Chelsea Leah’s (World Champion & 1st Degree Black Belt) Escapology BJJ.

Tom and Chelsea visited our BJJ club in Portsmouth, England earlier this year to deliver two excellent back to back seminars both Gi and No Gi and we were so impressed by their amazing level of knowledge, excellent teaching and seriously high level Jiu-Jitsu, that we decided to affiliate our club with them and learn from them on a regular basis.

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Head Instructor Adam Sparrow Becomes British Champion! Winning Gold at BJJ British Open 2019!

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Pure Art BJJ Head Instructor Adam Sparrow recently became British Champion after winning Gold at the BJJ British Open 2019!

Adam won 3 fights in Continue reading

Tom Barlow & Chelsea Leah Gi & No Gi Double BJJ Seminar In Portsmouth 06/19 Review

Tom Barlow Chelsea Leah BJJ Seminar Gi 06-19

We were really pleased to hold our first BJJ seminars as a club recently, inviting Tom Barlow (3X World Champion & 2nd Degree Black Belt from Braulio Estima) and his wife Chelsea Leah (World Champion & 1st Degree Black Belt from Andre Galvao) to teach two seminars, 2 hours in the Gi and 2 hours No Gi, back to back on a sunny saturday afternoon in April.

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Upcoming Seminar With Black Belt BJJ World Champions in Portsmouth – Sat April 6th 2019

BJJ Seminar Portsmouth

Really pleased to announce we will be holding our first seminar as a club with Black Belt World Champions Tom Barlow and Chelsea Leah on Saturday 6th April 2019 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK!

This will be a Double Seminar with a Gi seminar ‪from 12pm-2pm‬ a half hour break and then a No-Gi seminar ‪from 2.30-4.30 pm‬.

Our club is all about excellence in everything we do and as such we will only have the very best coming to teach for us. These are some of the most elite competitors and instructors in the world! Continue reading