Featured Athlete: Joseph Williams

Joe Williams MMA, Michio Grubbs Jiu Jitsu

“Strength through Adversity”

Joseph “Superman” Williams is one of those athletes that leads by example.  He has fought through adversity both in the cage and in life.  Nothing was ever handed to him.  Everything he has, he’s worked hard for. Through blood, sweat and tears, putting the hours into perfecting his craft, he has managed to build up an impressive resume, that includes 6 MMA Title Belts.

Super Team Contributor

We are honored and very proud to have Joseph training on the mats with us.  He shares his love and enthusiasm for combat sports with his teammates.  When he gets to the Academy, he is all about not just improving himself, but helping those around him.  Joseph has become one of the favorite training partners for his teammates because of his humble approach and his attitude of gratitude.

Do our best

Joseph has a bright future ahead of him.  His momentum is strong.  We cheer him on with every upcoming bout.  For all of us here at Excel Jiu Jitsu, it’s not about winning or losing, it’s about doing your best and Joseph embodies that statement with enthusiasm.  “Go Joseph!”

Joseph Williams Mixed Martial Arts Fighter

In-house Jiu Jitsu tournament
Excel Mixed Martial Arts Academy held it’s third Kids In-House Jiu Jitsu tournament here in Oceanside, San Diego, CA on Sat March 3, 2018. We had a great group of kids from our youth BJJ Team put it out there and test their mettle. Kids Jiu Jitsu San Diego Our Kids BJJ team practice with
Grappling X Jiu Jitsu Tournament
Grappling X Jiu Jitsu Tournament held in San Diego, CA at Del Norte High School on February 11, 2018 featured some great BJJ competition for the local athletes to showcase their skills against formidable opponents. Grappling X Jiu Jitsu Tournament San Diego Excel Jiu Jitsu team brought a handful of Kids Athletes and a handful
Jiu Jitsu as an Older Athlete
Article written by Joby O’Brien; Jiu Jitsu Student/ Competitor   Jiu Jitsu as an Older Athlete Getting started with Jiu Jitsu as an older athlete has had its challenges, but it gives something special in return. It has given me confidence, humility, patience, discipline and, of course, adrenaline. I was a former wrestler decades ago.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Self Improvement
Article written by Mat Liebovitz; Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Practitioner, Mixed Martial Arts Athlete More than just a fighting system Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is more than just a fighting system or a means of self-defense, it is a tool that can be used as part of a plan for self-improvement.  The process of self-improvement is a daily

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