Optimus BJJ Network
The Ring BJJ TeamThe R1ng team was founded in 2019 by four ledgendary Black Belts from Rio De Jenerio, Tinguinha, Gordo, Soca and Pe De Pano. Each one of these Black Belts brings with them a deep network of affiliated schools. The R1ng team is repesented by a vast network of over 100 schools that span the globe. The Optimus Academy is an integral part of the R1ng team. Our students and instructors have the opportunity to train with and recive instruction from some of the best Black Belts in the world.
The Tinguinha Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy
For more than 15 years Professor Grant Collins has been a loyal student of 5th degree Black Belt, Professor Tinguinha. The Optimus BJJ Academy is an official affiliate of the Tinguinha Academy network. Professor Tinguinha is a Legend in the world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He has been training the martial art for over 30 years, opening several schools throughout the world. He is also the Director of the Jiu-Jitsu Program for the UFC Gyms.
As part of the Optimus BJJ Network, you have rare and unlimited access to the Tinguinha Headquarters in Yorba Linda. Here you can study with Tinguinha himself, along with 100’s of his champion students. The Tinguinha Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Headquarters is Located in Yorba Linda, at 22349 La Palma, Suite 118 Phone: (714)-694-0103
Mammoth Lakes Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Mammoth Lakes Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an affiliate of Optimus Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Our students are free to enjoy a class and all the amenity’s they have to offer. The academy is set inside the luxurious Snow Creek Athletic Club. Professor Grant likes to call it ‘Bruce Lee’s Alpine Training Palace’. The Club is surrounded by mountain views and complete with a full weight room, cardio equipment, yoga room, indoor/outdoor pool and spa, and showers. It is the #1 Martial Art Academy in the Sierras, and a mecca for high altitude training. Enjoy the outdoor adventures of snowboarding, skiing, biking, paddling or hiking all day. Then finish with a vigorous class at Mammoth Lakes Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu!