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Our BJJ club is based in Exeter and we train out of Exeter Martial Arts (EMA) which is the biggest and most well equipped martial arts gym in Devon.


Training times


Tuesday 7.15-8.15pm  - Gi

Thursday 8.15-9.15pm - Gi


Monday 6.15-7.15pm - No Gi/ MMA wrestling

Wednesday 6.15-7.15pm   No Gi/ MMA wrestling


After you have trainied with us for a while you will be invited to the weekly open mats


Some of our members are active on the competition circuit and actively compete in  in Gi/ No gi and submission wrestling and MMA however if you just want to come and train to learning something new or get fit/ makle soem new frinds thats fine too.


We are a fun friendly club where for anyone 16+


We are an affiliate of world renowned Brazilian Professor Sidney Silva. He is a 3rd Degree black belt (Rickson Gracie lineage) and we are proud to be part of his team .

Sidney Silvas BJJ Record.

2x Jiu Jitsu State Champion (Brazil)

4x Hawaiian Jiu Jitsu Champion

5x Hawaiian Submission Grappling Champion

Rickson Gracie International Jiu Jitsu Champion.


Judo Back Belt 6x Judo State Champion (Brazil)


MMA Record

(8-4-0) 7 wins by submission

Former ICON Welterweight State Champion (MMA)

Former ICON North American Champion (MMA)


Our classes are run in accordance with the Sidney Silva BJJ association syllabus.

Sidney visits the club to teach seminars and grade students.


Day to day teaching is by his senior studnet in the UK,  Rich Catterick who is a brown belt in BJJ.