Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

The triumph of human intelligence over brute strength.

At High Ground Jiu-Jitsu we offer the absolute best in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Wrestling. Classes are available for students of all ages. We pride ourselves in our expert instruction for beginners as well as seasoned grapplers. Whatever your training goals may be, you can reach them here with us!

We teach Jiu-Jitsu as a practical self defense system, a sport, and a way of life. Our academy serves hobbyists, athletes, and people who are driven to empower themselves. Most of us are a combination of all three. High Ground Jiu-Jitsu is a private members-only club. Please contact the gym to schedule your first visit.

“Jiu-jitsu is personal efficiency to protect the weaker, which anyone can do. It is the force of leverage against brute force.”
Helio Gracie

Be Part of Something Great.

Our students are part of a global martial arts network with strong ties to some of the absolute best in combat sports today. They enjoy expert instruction under some of Western PA’s most experienced practitioners. We have proven beginner programs for men, women, and children!

Today’s Classes

  • 5:15 pm - Kids BJJ Ages 6-12
  • 6:15 pm - BJJ Basics
  • 7:00 pm - BJJ Drills/ Sparring