Welcome to Elite Jiu-Jitsu Academy of Pocatello, ID.
Elite Jiu-Jitsu Academy is the premier destination for anyone interested in learning the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Our students range from Professionals, Emergency Responders, College Students, Women, Children, and Families...but on the mat everyone quickly becomes part of the same Jiu-Jitsu family. Team Rigan Machado Idaho offers exemplary training for fitness, self-defense, body/mind conditioning, as well as women and children’s classes.
We are an Official Rigan Machado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Training Center, owned and operated by 2nd Degree Black Belt, Mark Massey. Mr. Massey is the highest ranked Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor in the area with over 20 years experience coaching competitive athletes in BJJ, Judo, and MMA events.
Understand that Machado Jiu-Jitsu isn’t just about self-defense, competition or even physical fitness..You’ll quickly learn, in Master Rigan’s words:
..it’s about personal empowerment, discipline, confidence and
respect. Jiu-jitsu has the potential to change a person’s life.
Every student is important and we are fully committed to providing extraordinary instruction, with an emphasis on safety, technical proficiency and a focus on developing a constructive and positive attitude.
All classes are taught by certified Machado instructors with extensive knowledge of the art. Members receive quality instruction in Machado Jiu-Jitsu and belt testing according to the high standards of Master Rigan Machado.
All official rank diplomas are endorsed by Rigan Machado.