In 1925 Carlos Gracie established the first Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Brazil. Following in his Grandfather’s foot steps Charles Gracie moved to America to continue spreading the art of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, opening the first Charles Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Daly City, CA in 1997.

To accommodate the expansion of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, the Charles Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Tracy was established in 2005. Not only is the Tracy location one of the largest martial arts academies in California, but it is also the national headquarters for the entire Charles Gracie Association.

Jiu-Jitsu for Everyone! Our academy fosters a family friendly environment of camaraderie and mutual respect welcoming to students of all ages and abilities. Here at the Charles Gracie Academy our classes are carefully structured to emphasize safety and our beginner friendly teaching methods allow everyone to experience Jiu-Jitsu without feeling intimidated or overwhelmed.

Schedule your free trial today and come experience first hand the beauty, simplicity and effectiveness of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. We look forward to seeing you on the mat!

Come by and visit. The academy is located at 1005 E. Pescadero Ave. Suite 149 Tracy, CA 95304.