Come Join the Grappling Mastery Family! Try us out for 30 Days Free!

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Grappling Mastery is Central Florida’s best in Grappling Instruction for the Mixed Martial Arts and Self Defense. Grappling Mastery is a hybrid style, effectively combining the best techniques of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with Greco-Roman Wrestling, Judo, Sambo, and other submission styles such as Catch-as-Catch-Can. It is truly a complete and effective grappling style that will work on the street as well as in tournaments. We offer Anti-Bullying Classes for Kids, Self Defense and Ladies Only Classes.  All our BJJ and Grappling Classes are taught by Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, USBJJF, and IBJJF Certified Black Belt, Brian Ruscio. We also have successful Muay Thai and MMA programs for those that want to add striking to their skillset.

Learn from an Undefeated Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt & North American Grappling Association (NAGA) Pan-American Expert Champion!!!

Local Military, Firefighters, Police Officers, and MMA Fighters choose Grappling Mastery as the Best Academy in Mount Dora, Eustis, Tavares, or Leesburg for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, MMA, and Self Defense Instruction.

Hear what our Members have to say on our Testimonials Page.

“If you live in the Tavares, Eustis, Mt Dora area and are interested in adult, teen, or child instruction in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, or Judo I cannot recommend IBJJF Black Belt Brian Ruscio enough…absolutely the best instructor for all ages and skill levels in the area!!!  I looked around for quite a while searching for a place that trained kids. Most didn’t start until the kids are 12, but Brian started them at less than half that age! What I found at Grappling Mastery was not only a place where my seven year old son had a blast, learned an incredible amount about the sport of BJJ and self-defense, and made lots of friends, but a place where I could do the same. Brian promotes an atmosphere that is friendly while st the same time allowing for competition and hard rolling if desired. The one thing I thought my son would miss not being involved in traditional team sports is the team…I was very wrong. Grappling Mastery is an outstanding team and I would not train anywhere else!!!” – Ryan Swinford, U.S. Army Captain  …more reviews

“This training is one of the best things we have done for Johnny! Brian Ruscio is by far the most patient, caring, happy-go-lucky instructors out there. Johnny loves learning from him and he’s doing very well at it. My Lake county friends…this is the guy for you if you want your kids to learn from the best!” – Tina Miller-Jones, Mother …more reviews

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  1. Robert. Im focusing on getting my purple belt so having you around will push me forward. I promise to push you hard to. Brian rolls with us everyday so you will always have a high level partner. Try us out for a 30 day trial

  2. I’ve recently relocated from Maine and would like to continue training in bjj and no gi grappling I was awarded my purple belt in bjj from Alexis Cruz(a 4th degree black belt under Ricardo Dela Riva) in 2013 since then have been doing mostly no gi I’m looking for a school with a good vibe and good training atmosphere that will kick my butt and make me grow

    1. Hi Robert,
      I’d like to personally invite you into our Academy and join the team. We’re a close knit group with a very good vibe. It really is like a family. We train hard and I always show a lot of detailed instruction when it comes to technique. Your previous experience will be a welcome addition. I am a Black Belt under Marcio Simas (6th degree Black Belt under Carlos Gracie). We have classes 6 days a week, morning and night. You are welcome to come in anytime and bring your gi. We have Gi and No Gi classes! Call me personally at (352)702-5689 to set up a time, or just come in tonight at 6pm.

    2. Hi Robert!
      We would be glad to have you! I’ve trained on and off for a long time and can honestly say this is the best school I’ve trained at. We have a true team environment and we push each other to grow. Brian is a phenomenal instructor and I can’t say enough good things about our team as a whole.

    3. Grappling mastery is the best place to train. As soon as you walk through the door you can feel the mellow vibe and the tone of the school. But don’t let that fool you, they will work you out and train you hard to help you not only get to your goals but to exceed them and push you to exceed those. Brian Ruscio and Sugey Rojas are the best, and I highly recommend anyone in Lake County, new or old, to come and train here!!

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