Subscribe via RSS

News and Announcements

Rafael Lovato Jr. & Justin Rader training hard for ADCC!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 25, 2011
Current Black Belt No-Gi World Champions, Rafael Lovato Jr and Justin Rader are in full training mode for ADCC. With the 2011 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championships just a couple months away you can bet all of the Worlds best are in full swing with preparations to be sure they are  read more »

Justin Rader Interview at Grapplers Quest

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 25, 2011
Check out this interview of Lovato Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt, Professor Justin Rader, right after he won the "America's Best Lightweight" Pro Division at the last Grapplers Quest in Las Vegas:  read more »

James Head vs Gerald Harris Video Highlight!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Check out this awesome highlight video of the fight between Team Lovato MMA fighter, James Head, and UFC veteran Gerald Harris, which took place in February of this year! After this victory, James got signed by the UFC!  read more »

Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA Expansion Complete!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, July 17, 2011
Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts has been in operation for nearly 20 years. Starting out with a small group of students at Deaconess Hospital in the early 90's, Rafael Lovato Sr. opened his first martial arts school in Oklahoma City, and it was named Martial Ar read more »

Justin Rader invited to compete at the 2011 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championships!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Thursday, July 14, 2011
After an incredible performance last weekend where he was crowned "America's Best Lightweight", Justin Rader, got the attention of the ADCC committee and today he was formally invited to compete at the 2011 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championships. The ADCC Submission Wrestling World  read more »

Justin Rader crowned "America's Best Lightweight"

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 11, 2011
Lovato Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and Instructor, Justin Rader, has proven once again why he is one of the greatest lightweight grapplers on the Planet! Last weekend Rader headed to Las Vegas to compete in a Professional No-Gi Invitational 4 Man Tournament, hosted by the prestigious Grapplers Qu read more »

Video Highlights of 6 Time BJJ World Champion, Xande Ribeiro, at Lovato's!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, July 02, 2011
Check out the highlights of 6 Time World BJJ Champion and 2 Time ADCC Champion, Xande Ribeiro, while he was here in Oklahoma City teaching and training at Lovato's this year!  read more »

German World BJJ Champion Tells Why He Likes To Train at Lovato's

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, July 01, 2011
Check out this video with top European BJJ competitor, Johannes Wieth, as he tells you why he likes to make the trip from Germany to train with Team Lovato In Oklahoma!  read more »

RSS Subscribe via RSS

Recent Posts


2011 2013 Belts LJJA Grappler's Quest Spectrum Award Robert Harper Helsinki Edmond Harrah Zebra customer service Mixed Martial Arts Tryouts US Commerce Association Team AXS TV Fights Ultimate Fighting Championships Torque UAEJJF Ginastica Natural school KOP 53 training Ginastica Jr AGF ADCC Metro Invitational SRJJA Pro MMA debut Lovato's Lightweight No Gi Champion Tulsa Hard Rock James Head Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu judo PMA Top Ten Pan Ams Andrew Waldon fitness flograppling Legacy 62 No Gi World Championship texas Legacy FC 62 Testimonial Zach testing Atlanta Open Tornado Relief Europa Vinny Saenz Finland Lovato New York Inverted Triangle Promotion American National Championship Legacy Fighting Championships Aaron McKenzie F2W Pro 11 New York City, NYC Rob Wood Jeff Glover James Puopolo RJJA Best Submission Cox Convention Center Bellator Midwest Submission Challenge boxing Forrest Griffin grappling Abu Dhabi Pro Kayron Gracie Brian Picklo kids Ceremony Zach Adamson Mauricio Veio Edmond Outlook Chris Savarese flexibility Best Victor Estima NY Pro Trials Ben Baxter Mauricio Rua martial arts Austin Shroyer Curitiba Open Evolucao Thai charity event Trigger KO OKC Braulio Estima Tyler Elerick F2W Pro 3 competition Oklahoma Wresting Academy Fight Gracie Legacy FC 46 health NAGA Moore Black Belt Worlds Gracie Mag KnockOut Promotions Video Tulsa Gerald Harris Brasileiro Instructional Tanner Rice submission wrestling Jared Dopp Shogun dallas Bobby Mayhew Purple OnTheMat android Green Strength 2012 Las Vegas Nick Foust Chris Holdsworth Anti-Bullying F2W Pro 19 Children Kettlebell Oklahoma Xande" Luke Tirey UFC magazine World Jiu-Jitsu Expo MMA one-arm King of the Cage Vinny Magalhaes Kickapoo Casino Rome Harris Hyena Muay Thai Performance Martial Arts Mark Beecher 2017 Tarsis Humphreys schedule Adamson Rafael Lovato Jr. The Ultimate Fighter Houston Open Youth New Breed Oregon Nick Diaz Lovato's School of banquet Phil Davis WinStar World Casino Rafael Lovato Sr. Nationals market Smoke & Guns Master & Senior Worlds Firelake Grand Casino Nate European Open Strength & Conditioning charity 2015 superfight special Instructor Jesse Sunderman Adamson Bros BJJ Steve Maxwell disabled grappler Salem Kizer BJJ Academy MMA debut UAE Jiu Jitsu Atlanta IBJJF awards Eddie Kone Brazilian Nationals Jiu-Jitsu Legacy 54 Mauricio Amado Donation Maxbells world championships Herb Dean Andre Dida US Martial Arts Hall of Fame Volunteer Christmas Expanding Darragh O'Conaill closed Rage In The Cage Lucas Leite St. Louis Omoplata John McCowen seminar Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu United Way No-Gi Saulo Ribeiro Reunion Annual ORBJJ 2014 Pro Jiu Jitsu F2W Pro 35 Seaside bjj Super Fight Robert Bebout iPhone Best Submission of 2014 Johannes Wieth WinStar World Casino & Restort Chute Boxe Johnny Hendricks technique Hotel yoga new year Kize Concepts Travis Serna Samir Chantre Josh Rosenthal Shawnee Brown Matt Jubera Tournament Eddie Saenz Casino kimura Austin Adkins Garland heartland Norman Kingdom Jiu Jitsu Houston Jiu-Jitsu Magazine Interview Muay Thai Oklahoma City Shiloh Roberts Team Lovato Amanda Graves Rafael Dylan Nguyen Bricktown Brawl StriKing National Tournament Blue Dallas Open Xtreme Fight Night AXS TV City Beat News Oklahoma Daily New York Open The Fightworks Podcast iTunes Pro MMA ExciteFight MMA kickboxing App Bob Barry Jr. Metamoris Recovery Austin, TX Tornado Europe American National Justin Rader Legacy FC Legacy Hurricane Alexandre " 2016 TUF Brazil Bellator 181 Xande Ribeiro Fight To Win Muskogee Firelake Grand Arena SKBJJ ADCC trials Lovato Jiu Jitsu Association Pro Division The Criterion holiday Zach Coffee Ribeiro S7 Dallas Niles highlight Ultimate Absolute NYC Jared Hess Keenan Cornelius


Children's Classes


Our new Warriors program is exclusively for kids and helps your child build self confidence while developing their physical and mental strength.

Learn more about our martial arts for kids. »

30 Day free trial


Video testimonial - Matt Jubera, Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu Black Belt and two time Pan American Champion (Brown Belt) talks about why he makes the trip to Oklahoma City to train at Lovato Jiu Jitsu. Matt recently opened Darkhorse Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with Andrew "The Dude" Dudderar located in Longmont, ... read more
Matt Jubera
Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu Black Belt and 2 X Pan American Champion (Brown Belt)