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What Is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) is an evolved form of Japanese Jiu-Jitsu and Judo that was developed by the famed Gracie family of Brazil. The Gracies were an affluent family, but wanted to make sure that what they were learning and teaching would work in reality, not just in theory, so they tested their style of Jiu-Jitsu in countless challenge matches against all comers to ensure its effectiveness, including opponents from every imaginable martial arts style.

BJJ was largely unknown the U.S. until the skinny young Royce Gracie shocked the martial arts world by winning the first ever UFC back in the early '90s (when there were no weight classes)... using superior technique and leverage to beat larger, stronger opponents. Since then, BJJ has spread across the globe and is now practiced and enjoyed by men, women, and kids for sport, self-defense, fitness, and personal development.

SBG East Coast was founded by 3rd degree BJJ Black Belt, Stephen Whittier, one of the first 10 black belts under senior Gracie Jiu-Jitsu instructor, Roberto Maia – the man who brought BJJ to New England and the highest ranking Black Belt in Massachusetts.

Jamie Ponte

I was introduced to SBG through some friend who I trained Brazilan Jiu Jitsu with. My 4 year old son expressed interest in training as well but the gym my wife and I attended in another city did not offer a program for children. I brought in my son to check the place out and was immediately impresed with the professionalism and cleanliness. I signed my child up right away.

Having trained as well, I could tell right away the quality of instruction he was receiving was great. Not only does he learn a martial art and form of self defense, the school really focuses on life skills that important to kids... discipline, respect, confidence, etc. They even have seminars on how our children can deal with bullies as safetly as possible. After a little time there my wife and I decided to join as well – Best decision ever!

I have met some of the best people I've ever met and our training has reached another level. Now all 3 of our kids train there as well. The environment is friendly and helpful no matter what skill level you're at.

You can be a beginner of a veteran, either way you're part of a class act team. If you're considering joining a gym to get in shape, learn self-defense, whatever... check out SBG!"


Warning: Not All BJJ Schools Are Created Equal...

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Schools Are Everywhere But True, High Quality Instruction Is Hard To Find!

Thanks to the booming popularity of the UFC, BJJ and  mixed martial arts “gyms” are cropping up all over the country. The unfortunate part for students interested in studying Jiu-Jitsu, however, is assuming that they are all the same. The fact is, having  nice mats or even a black belt teaching in and of itself is not an assurance of the highest quality or experience. Sure, every school says they’re good, but the reality is that truly professional, high-quality BJJ schools are hard to come by.

The great news for students in the Wareham, Cape Cod, and greater New Bedford area is that you can train at the most decorated martial arts academy in the area, known for its world-renowned instruction, service, and for being the top rated health & fitness center as well!

And best of all, you can experience the SBG difference for yourself, absolutely free, with our awesome FAST START Trial program.




Here's What You Can Expect At SBG East Coast...

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The Best Free Trial Program

At Straight Blast Gym East Coast, you can test drive our award winning program and fun, supportive learning environment for yourself with our FAST START Free Orientation. Just call us at 508-295-5427 to set up an appointment for your consultation, tour, and free introductory private and we'll find a convenient time to get you started on your journey. There's no obligation and no pressure.

We're also the only program around to offer a full 60 day results guarantee! That's how sure we are that you'll love what we have to offer.

Learn From The Senior Black Belt In The Region

SBG students have the confidence of knowing that they will train under the South Coast area's highest ranking, most experienced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor, 3rd degree Black Belt Stephen Whittier.

Professor Whittier is respected around the world for his expert instruction, and has traveled all across the U.S. and internationally to teach seminars and training camps. He has also trained athletes at the highest level of BJJ and mixed martial arts (UFC) competition, and has a lifelong passion for helping students to be their best.

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The Most Highly Trained Professional Instructors

SBG instructors are not only dedicated to your success, they are committed to constantly learning and growing themselves as teachers, coaches, and martial artists. You'll have the confidence in knowing that all of SBG's support staff has been trained extensively by Professor Whittier, undergoing the most extensive Instructor Training in the industry (with all full instructors having gradated a 100-hour teaching apprenticeship on top of their certification course)! Many of our instructors are also highly decorated competitors, including multiple International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation gold medalists and MMA champions.

Dedicated Classes Just For Beginners

Sometimes people are intimidated by the thought of training at a martial arts school, but at SBG you can put those apprehensions to rest knowing that you'll be welcomed by friendly staff and students, and learning BJJ in our Foundations classes specifically designed for beginners.

It doesn't matter if you're out of shape of have no experience... these classes will allow you to build up your skill and physical condition at your own pace.

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Learn Real World Self-Defense

Straight Blast Gym is world renowned for its realistic training methods and self-defense curriculum. In fact, over the years we've had numerous instructors from so-called "street self-defense" disciplines come to us to improve their skills!

Whereas most Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu schools only focus on the sport aspect of the art, at SBG you'll learn the full spectrum of its proven self-defense aspects as well. Our head instructor has trained local, state, and federal law enforcement and security personnel what works and what doesn't in a real fight – all field tested, no theory!

We've Trained Students & Athletes At The Highest Levels

Even if you are like most of our students and don't have any desire to compete, you will have the confidence of knowing that you're being trained by the best – champion coaches and trainers of world class athletes in BJJ and mixed martial arts.

You'll work directly with instructors who have medaled at major IBJJF tournaments (including the World Championships and Pan Ams) and trained high level fighters from top promotions like the UFC, Elite XC, and more!

It's easy to say your school is "world class" - but we actually back it up!

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The Ultimate Full-Body Workout

Jiu-Jitsu is hands-down one of the most incredible full body workouts you will ever experience!

After you have laid the technical foundation in our beginners classes, you can take your training – and your fitness – to any level you want. Even die-hard workout fiends and crossfit enthusiasts have been amazed at how they feel after a hard BJJ training session!

Not only will you increase your cardiovascular conditioning, strength, flexibility, balance, and burn fat like crazy, you will have a blast doing it – it's so much more fun to work out when you're also learning exciting new skills.

Top Notch Professional Facility

SBG East Coast features a huge, 6,500 square-foot, fully equipped professional facility that includes:

  • Two large training floors
  • The highest quality mats on the market
  • A student lounge
  • Pro shop
  • Private Lesson Room
  • Personal training services
  • Changing rooms
  • And more!

Positive, Goal-Oriented Atmosphere

Straight Blast Gym International's signature motto is "One Tribe, One Vibe"... and that dedication to creating a first class community of great people is the cornerstone of our success.

Whereas many martial arts school are dominated by the wanna-be fighters and jocks, at SBG you'll find a professional but relaxed and supportive environment where everyone is treated with respect and valued as part of the team – from teens to men and women in their 50's and 60's.

That strong community is key to why our member retention is over 80% higher than the industry average... at SBG, your fellow students and instructors will motivate you to set and accomplish your goals.

Leo Gocking

The best academy that I have ever trained at…. Stephen Whittier is a great instructor and his academy is top notch. I am proud to have trained under him and get my purple by the man himself. If you are not training at SBG and you live in the South Coast region you are only hurting your Jiu Jitsu. This is the place to be!!!”*

Will Rogers

“World class instruction in a world class facility. Phenomenal curriculum for martial arts and fitness. If you want to get in shape or enrich your life, you would be doing yourself a disservice to train anywhere else.”*

Anick Bernier

The staff is very nice, attentive, and  really cares about helping everyone reach their goals. I have come to consider everyone at SBG like my extended family and would strongly urge anyone who lives in Wareham, Cape Cod and the New Bedford area to check it out for yourself. It will change your life for the better!"*

*Disclaimer: Individual results may vary. We cannot guarantee specific results.


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You've seen all the proof and have the comfort of knowing that you can "test drive" our program absolutely risk free with our no obligation trial....

And remember, you also have the piece of mind that we back our program with a 60 Day, Money Back Results Guarantee!

Now all you need to do is get off the fence and try it out so that you can start reaping all the benefits now!

  • You don't need to be in shape (getting you in shape for martial arts practice is what we're here for)
  • You don't have to have any prior experience (nearly all of our successful students start out as day one beginners in our Foundations program).
  • You're not too old... we have students in their late 60's training with us!


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