Orange County Jiu-Jitsu is one of only nine official affiliates in the United States of the multiple time world champions team, CheckMat BJJ. Our academy has not only produced multitple top competitors at several belt levels who have won various major individual titles and medals, but also directly accumulated substantial points at major tournaments including the Mundials (World Championships) to help CheckMat win team titles. On top of offering a selection of fundamentals, intermediate, and advanced classes, our academy exemplifies the highest standards set by our international affiliation, by hosting invite-only CheckMat Team Training which are attended by multiple World Champions including Lucas Leite, Marcel Louzado and more.
Overall, Checkmat BJJ is the #1 international Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu assocation in the world. It was founded in 2002 by Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu legend Leo Vieira, who has consistently led CheckMat to multiple World Championships and medals over the past three years at the Gi and No-Gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Championships. CheckMat has affiliate gyms and academies internationally including, Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro, Stockholm, California, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Paraguay, Reunion Island, and the United Kingdom.
1st Place - 2008 Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi World Championship
1st Place - 2009 Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi World Championship
2nd Place - 2010 Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi World Championship
3rd Place - 2009 Jiu-Jitsu World Championship
3rd Place - 2010 Jiu-Jitsu World Championship
2nd Place - 2011 Jiu-Jitsu World Championship