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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Established in 2008, Keene State College Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a non-discriminant student run organization focused on empowering our community through self defense and self confidence. Students of any age, gender, background, or athletic ability are invited to attend class at any time, no previous experience required.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, dubbed "the gentle art," is a safe and practical way to instill self discipline and self control. Utilizing techniques from Judo, catch wrestling, and Russian Sambo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the ultimate form of submission grappling. Dedicated students will notice rapid advancements in their endurance, strength, agility, flexibility, and confidence.

To learn more about Keene State College Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, visit us at or contact club President, Jimmy Halkiotis at

Interested students can also contact David Sweeney, the Coordinator of Intramural Sports/Club Sports at for more information about the club.

Contact Recreational Sports

Lynne Andrews
Director of Recreational Sports
Front Desk: 603.358.2826