Who: Valente Brothers Jiu-Jitsu of Coral Gables (www.valentebrothers.com)
Valente Brothers Jiu-Jitsu is the official representation of Grandmaster Hélio Gracie in Florida and gained worldwide notoriety when his son, Royce Gracie, won the first Ultimate Fighting Championship. The style of martial arts taught by the Valente Brothers is the official hand-to-hand combat system of the United States Military and law enforcement agencies around the country. This is the 4th Valente Brothers Jiu-Jitsu School to open in Florida and the first in Coral Gables.
Valente Brothers Jiu-Jitsu provides the most effective self-defense instruction in the world by giving students the elements to defend themselves in real life, with no rules, no points, and no time limits. The School offers group classes for adults, youth, women, military and law enforcement. Private classes are also available.
What: Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony with City of Coral Gables and Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce
Valente Brothers Jiu-Jitsu of Coral Gables will welcome city officials, members of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce and the public to the school’s grand opening celebration at 275 University Dr. in Coral Gables. A formal ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place and officiated by Mayor Jim Cason. Tours will be given and refreshments will be served.
Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Ribbon Cutting ceremony to begin promptly at 3:30 p.m.
Location: Valente Brothers Jiu Jitsu of Coral Gables
275 University Dr. Coral Gables, FL 33134
Cost: Free to attend
RSVP: Jennifer Becker, BKR Media, 786-972-4857; Jbecker@bkr-media.com