Monday, March 14, 2016

Congratulations to all newly promoted belts and Alex Ecklin!

What a great weekend for Vitor Shaolin BJJ, Omni Martial Arts, and Coban's Muay Thai!

We started out the weekend with a joint belt test, and ended with tough fights and Alex Ecklin's MMA debut and win by submission!

Congratulations to all!

Monday, February 8, 2016

Jiu Jitsu vs The World

Check out this great video documenting some of the legends and their view on what BJJ means to them, and why everyone should train!

It's a long one, but a good one, so be sure to get comfortable and be reminded of why you started training and why you'll continue it for the rest of your life!

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Shaolin in New Jersey

Shaolin Jiu jitsu now in Union County New Jersey. 
Jiu Jitsu classes New JerseyShaolin's NJ location is perfect from people in Mountainside NJ or anyone in Union County NJ.   
The Jiu Jitsu school is located  at 1115 Globe Ave, Mountainside NJ  07092.  The number at the  NJ Jiu Jitsu school is 908-318-4307. 

Now world class Jiu Jitsu classes are available to people who living in the towns Westfield NJ, Short Hills NJ, Cranford NJ, Garwood NJ, Summit NJ, Springfield NJ, Scotch Plains NJ, and Watchburg New Jersey.   

You can check out the schools website at

Visit  Shaolin's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu school at:
1115 Globe Ave
Mountainside, NJ 07092

Monday, December 21, 2015

"It's all about the heart"

Shaolin said he wanted to see their heart...we saw that and much more!
Congratulations to all the newly promoted Brown belts!

This was our biggest promotion yet of Brown Belts. Thanks to all those that supported and participated!

We also had a great kid's graduation as well! These guys showed some great technique and a lot of focus!

What a great way to end 2015!

All pics to the belt test are here:
Day 1:
Day 2:

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Newest Additions to the Black Belt Club!

Congratulations to Junior Ortega, Rodrigo Ortigao, and Van Allen Flores on getting a surprise Black Belt promotion at the Annual VSBJJA Holiday Party!

These guys are world class BJJ practitioners and world class men!

What a way to end the year with our biggest holiday party to date, with great food, drinks, and the best people to share it with!

Let's continue on strong in 2016!

Friday, August 28, 2015

Today was an epic day with Shaolin's youngest and oldest purple belt promotion!

Congratulations to all who were promoted today! You all worked so hard and deserved that new color around your waist!

And special thanks to all the students, white to black belt, and loved ones that came to support...couldn't have done it without you all!

More pictures can be seen in the below link....

More Pictures from the Test!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Congratulations to all the students who represented VSBJJA this past weekend at the IBJJF NY Summer Open!

Win or lose, we are proud to have students who have dedicated their time and effort and built the courage to compete in this summer's IBJJF New York Open.

Whatever the outcome was, let's continue to train hard and keep pressing on!

Congratulations to all!

Saturday, May 30, 2015

This is the Black Belt Season!

Congratulations to two long time friends and training partners, Alex Ecklin and Aaron Smith for receiving their Black Belts from Vitor Shaolin.
Alex received his Black belt on April 20 and Aaron received his black belt today!

Well deserved and proud of these two gentlemen!