Training BJJ in Okinawa Japan

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  1. shima

    shima Yellow Belt

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    Anybody train or now of any places to train BJJ in Okinawa Japan, just going to visit for a couple of weeks and would love to check out some schools in the area.

    Thanks
     
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    GotDaWork White Belt

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    My brother was in the Marines and was stationed there for a year,he said all he could find was Boxing.
     
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    Alaskantkdkid Green Belt

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    Japan would probably be easier to find a Judo place that does a lot of Newaza, which is very similar.
     
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    jasoncyclops** Red Belt

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    from what i know
    there're very few bjj gym in Okinawa, afteall it's Okinawa it's all about Karate
    maybe you can find some MMA gym with no gi grappling
     
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    davejitsu Purple Belt

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    try looking at Kadena AFB...maybe someone teaches there...I was at Camp Schwab in 95
     
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    shima Yellow Belt

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    I think I found a gracie barra affiliation on kadena, I'm not in the military so getting on base will be tough. Just curious if they had anything off post.

    Thanks for the replys!
     
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