Entries by Rodrigo Resende


Candidates for Belt Promotion – December 2017

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7 reasons to enroll your children into martial arts in Spruce Grove

Art camps, dance programs, and sports activities all provide exceptional benefit to your child. However nothing provides the most amount of long-term investment like martial arts. Combining both mental and physical improvements to a child’s development, many parents in Spruce Grove turn to Judo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for its popularity and benefits. Here are 7 […]


Camping Fun 2017

Members of Rodrigo Resende Academy are welcome to join a fun camping excursion this summer! Up to 20 tents will be available at a first-come, first-serve basis. Register through email at rodrigoresendeacademy@gmail.com. When: August 11 to 13 Where: Wabamun Lake Provincial Park View Facebook Event Here


Summer Outdoor Training Event

  Summer is here! With that, comes the perfect opportunity to build your martial arts endurance in the great outdoors. Improve your overall health while enjoying the warmer months. Open to the community, we recommend the program for individuals ages 15 years old and up. Beginners and advance fitness levels are welcome to join as we help […]


Master Max Trombini Event Recap

Our recent seminar with Master Max Trombini was a complete success! Children and adult participants learned the techniques and skills from Master Max, with instructional examples and practice sessions to improve their game. We hope all of the participants had a fun and informative time learning from Sensei Rodrigo’s BJJ Master!


Spruce Grove Examiner: Spruce Grove Jiu Jitsu students train with Brazilian master martial artist

The Rodrigo Resende Academy was recently featured on the Spruce Grove Examiner during a seminar hosted by BJJ legend, Master Maximiliano Trombini. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is an increasingly popular sport among Canadians, but few students of the martial art actually get the chance to train with Brazilian-born teachers. That isn’t the case for students at […]

June 2017’s Candidates for Belt Promotion

Belt promotion is set on June 17th, Saturday! Family and friends are invited to support and celebrate this important achievement for all of us. The students indicated for promotion should keep at least 80% of attendance until the day of the graduation. The deadline for registration is Tuesday, June 6th. Our kids should also bring […]