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Posted On:1/07/2011 9:59am
Style: (Beautiful) Spring Roll
Official, organized BJJ trainings started in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia pretty late, in 2008. There are guys training much longer of course, some of the folks at my gym, for example, but they usually "just" sweated on the mat based on watching fight/instructional videos.
The atmosphere is great, both the instructor and the guys who attend longer are very helpful and friendly.
There are 3 regular trainings a week:
Monday 20:00 - 22:00
Wednesday: 20:00 - 22:00
Friday: 18:30 - 20:00
Most of the training time is in gi, at the moment there is no specific no gi class, although no gi sparrings are regular (preparing for no gi tournaments might increase the rate).
The current gym is a Muay Thai place, with a ring and training equipment. Members of the club can also train in MT, as some MT fighters join our classes too. The MT head coach, former European MT champion Fero Stary trains with us regularly.
Attending grappling/BJJ tournaments is optional, although the instructor doesn't give out coloured belts to people who don't compete. Members of the gym compete/d and got medals on local and European tournaments.
Showers, locker room are small but fine.
First training is for free.
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Posted On:1/11/2012 5:34am
The instructor, Lubos Repasky is now a brown belt under Roger Gracie/Nick Brooks.
Trainings are on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Beginners class during the week: 18:00 - 19:30
Advanced class during the week: 19:30- 21:00
Monthly fee: 50 euros.
website (with parts in English): http://www.bjjslovakia.sk
Location: Wrestling gym Dunajplavba, Bratislava, Slovakia
See where we are on Google maps: http://maps.google.com/maps?q=48.140558,17.141606&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=0x476c89215c7fe2e3:0x3f50a1cfa94d5df0, %2B48%C2%B0+8'+24.17%22,+%2B17%C2%B0+8'+32.51%22&e i=LGUNT7vVD8vOswbkpsihBA&sa=X&oi=geocode_result&ct =title&resnum=1&ved=0CB0Q8gEwAA
Posted On:6/05/2012 10:23am
Do you have an emailadress for the school? I looked on the website but couldn't find it.
Posted On:6/06/2012 2:57am
the website will be upgraded shortly, an official contact e-mail address will be added, too, I am sure.
Feel free to ask any questions you might have here or I can give you my e-mail address.
Current training schedule:
Mon, Tue, Thu 18:30 - 20:00
Posted On:6/06/2012 7:00am
I'm going to be in Bratislava in the beginning of july, I was hoping to join a trainingsession.
So an emailadress to get in contact would be nice, for some help getting to the location and things.
Seeing I've never been to Bratislava before :)
Posted On:6/06/2012 7:46am
You're welcome to join our training any time.
I dropped you a message, check your user profile. :-)
Posted On:6/12/2012 10:20am
We will be moving to a new gym, reconstruction is on its way as I write this.
The official opening will be on July 2nd 2012, probably with the presence of my instructors teacher Nick Brooks, a Roger Gracie black belt, head of Mill Hill BJJ, London, UK.
Visitors are welcome! :-)
Posted On:8/23/2012 2:26pm
Slovakias first and only full time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu academy is up and running!!!
The new webpage is http://www.bjj.sk, the English version will be up soon, too.
Some photos of the weekend seminar with Nick Brooks are there, too.
Plus there are pics of hot chicks in gi and partially in gi. No kidding. :-)
Posted On:12/01/2012 9:40am
Our new promo video is pretty wicked, I think... :-)
Posted On:12/02/2012 6:22am
Style: Trad Ju Jitsu
Good for you. My friend Seymour is now a Brown belt under Nick. By coincidence I was looking at the rail map and it's only a couple of stops on British Rail but, but, have I the time?
Perhaps one day...
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