Mike Codella, a long time student, friend, and now Second Degree Black Belt under World Champion and legend Renzo Gracie, Mike teaches this cutting edge method of proven fighting/self defense, the way he practiced, and learned it from Renzo Gracie for so many years. We also offer Muay Thai, American boxing, and MMA right here in Staten Island, New York. All levels are invited to train at Codella Academy. From the beginner to the advanced all will benefit from our training and fighting methods.
There are many dimensions to the Codella Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy. Many students train to stay in shape and for the health benefits Jiu Jitsu offers. Some students train to learn the most effective martial art to date. While other students train to fight in mixed martial art events. Whatever your reason for training you will find it at our Academy.