Dojo Americana specializes in Brazilian jiu jitsu and grappling classes for self defense, combat, and sport. We are located in Vista which is centrally located to the San Diego North County cities of Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Marcos, and Vista.
Our classes are for anyone seeking the benefits of self-defense and martial arts training: unparalleled fitness and cardio, functional strength, flexibility, stress and anxiety reduction, much improved self-esteem and self confidence, and more. Discover a new you, Find out what your made of, explore what you can be, and see why martial arts is for everyone. All levels are welcome. From beginner to advanced.
The vibe here is family friendly and inviting, yet serious enough for those seeking competitive training. As a smaller gym we appeal to those seeking refuge from the attitude & intimidating atmosphere of larger gyms. The facility is clean and modern with the highest level instructors in North County.
We have everything you need to learn and train mixed martial arts and self-defense. We offer you an exhilarating way to get in shape and to achieve overall wellness and health. Meet great people, build comraderie, get in incredible shape and learn skills that can you and your family from tragic situations.
We are located at 1116 Sycamore Ave in Vista--just south of the 78 freeway and 2 miles south of Palomar Airport Road. There is plenty of parking. We are 5-15 minutes from most of Carlsbad, Oceanside, and San Marcos.
Mark Hopkins, Wins Bronze at 2015 No Gi World Championships...
Silver Medal at 2014 No Gi World Championships...
and Bronze at 2014 Masters World Championships.
First competition: Winning Silver at 2005 Pan-Ams.
Jiu-Jitsu for all ages: Ken and Gary winning at 2014 Pan Ams.
UFC fighter, Antonio Rodrigo "Minotoro" Nogueira, with Jiu-Jitsu instructor, Mark Hopkins.