About Rodrigo Resende Academy

Rodrigo Resende Academy is one of the largest martial arts schools in all of Canada and is located in Spruce Grove, Alberta,  just minutes outside of Edmonton!

Professor Rodrigo Resende is a 3rd degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt making him one of the HIGHEST and most experienced Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Instructors in all of Canada! Rodrigo also is a 4th degree Judo Black Belt, and along with his instructors teaches people OF ALL AGES the arts of Jiu Jitsu, Judo, and Muay Thai!

Here at The Rodrigo Resende Academy we are focused on family. Entire families are very welcome here, in fact an entire family can come for one hour, and all take a class, we promote health and wellness across the board, not just geared towards one age group of people.

We understand some people maybe apprehensive to try something like Jiu Jitsu, but we assure you we are not a school that promotes ‘ego’ instead we are here to help people understand, and reach a level of self-confidence, that far outweighs ego.

We strongly believe we are such a unique school that we offer EVERYONE a free trial for a week of classes to see for yourself! We invite you to start your free trial today, and Join the Family here at Rodrigo Resende Academy!

Our 10,000 sq. foot facility features:

  • Six top quality Judo/Jiu Jitsu Mats
  • A Fully equipped weight room for your use
  • Full changerooms and Showers
  • Viewing and sitting area for parents to watch classes
  • Babysitting provided for kids up to 6 years old during parents classes