Coach Danny Alvarez Receives 4th Degree Black Belt from Bruno Bastos

After 14 years at Black Belt, Coach Danny Alvarez receives his 4th Degree from Coach Bruno Bastos. Click on the video to check out the ceremony. Just for reference, after you receive your Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, you receive a Degree (Stripe on your Belt) every 3 years for the first three years. … Read more

Stop Dodging Your Belt or Stripe Promotions!

Hello, this is for all those hard working and dedicated Jiu Jitsu practitioners out there that don’t feel their Jiu Jitsu is where it should be, just don’t feel they are good enough to get promoted to that next level or just flat out trying to SANDBAG! Click on the video below to hear what … Read more

“How Do I Make My Child More Aggressive In Jiu Jitsu?”

Hello, if you’re a parent that has your child in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and you are struggling to get them to become more Aggressive, this is a must watch video. Every child is different. They all pick up things at different stages on their journey to Black Belt. Coach Alvarez has been coaching kids and … Read more

Always Keep A Good Attitude In Jiu Jitsu, Win or Lose!

Hello, for all those that train Jiu Jitsu, this is a Must Watch video. Please make some time to click on the link below to watch Coach Alvarez explain how important it is to always keep a good attitude in Jiu Jitsu regardless if you Lost a round, got Tapped or just Frustrated that you’re … Read more

“Would I Act or Be Different If I Didn’t Train Jiu Jitsu?”

In the World we live in now with a lot of Disrespect and Division, Coach Alvarez was asked by a teammate if he would act or be different if he didn’t train Jiu Jitsu. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has played a big part in Coach Alvarez’s attitude towards people and in life. Check out the video … Read more

Wasted Talent 🗑

Hello, have you ever been really good at something then quit because Life just got in the way or maybe just lost interest over time? If so, this Coffee with Coach episode is meant for you! So many of us have a gift or talent for something that we should be using but are not. … Read more

Great Video On How Coach Alvarez Stays Motivated To Train Jiu Jitsu!

Hello, last night after class one of Coach Alvarez’s students walked over to him to ask him how he is able to stay so motivated and disciplined after all these years. Check out today’s Coffee with Coach Episode to hear Coach Alvarez’s answers.


No more Excuses Not to train! As of Today, September 3, 2012, there are 6am morning classes at Alvarez Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Arlington TX! Every Monday and Wednesday morning, Team Alvarez BJJ in Arlington TX has 6am morning classes to help those that have to work or have college classes. So many people really want to … Read more