Subscribe via RSS

News and Announcements

Lovato BJJ MMA Team Victorious at F2W Pro 11 in OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, September 11, 2016
*Pictured Above: Our Team Lovato Jiu Jitsu Warriors for Fight To Win Pro 11 in OKC, OK Fight To Win Promotions has been on a tear this year bringing Professional level Jiu Jitsu to the biggest cities across the nation. Luckily, they had chosen our hometown of Oklahoma City, OK to host t read more »

OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Dominates at IBJJF Master World Championship

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, August 28, 2016
Pictured above: Coach John McCowen with the Silver Medal at the IBJJF Master World 2016 Championships Such an incredible week has come to an end here at the IBJJF Master World Championship in Las Vegas, Nevada! We had a very strong group of competitors take the challenge to compete a read more »

Team Lovato OKC BJJ Belt Promotions For August 2016

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, August 06, 2016
*Pictured above: Prof Rafael Lovato Jr, Prof Justin Rader, Prof Shiloh Roberts, & Coaches (John, Bobby, & Tyler) with our newly promoted LovatoJJ students Such an incredible day here at Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts! We've just had another very  read more »

OKC BJJ Black Belt Triumphant at F2W Pro 7 in Denver CO

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, July 16, 2016
Team Lovato had such an unbelievable weekend, focusing mainly on Professor Rafael Lovato Jr's huge victory in the Main Event Super Fight at the Fight To Win Pro Jiu Jitsu 7 event located in Denver, Colorado where he defended his F2W Light Heavy Weight No Gi title against the very game Brazilian  read more »

Black Belt World Champion Tarsis Humphreys Teaches Seminar at Lovatos Plus BJJ Belt Promotions

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, July 10, 2016
We've had an amazing weekend here at Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts. Starting off with having none other than BJJ Black Belt World Champion, Tarsis Humphreys spend some time on our mats not only to prepare Professor Rafael Lovato Jr on his upcoming Main Event Sup read more »

OKC Muay Thai Students Promoted to New Rank

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, July 01, 2016
*Pictured above: Colton Phoenix, Daniel Esquivel, Coach Doug, Chris Reid, & Dashawn Jones It's incredible to see our students just as focused in growing their stand up game as well as their ground game. We at Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts would like read more »

Team Lovato OKC BJJ Dominates At F2W Pro 6 Jiu Jitsu Super Fights

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, June 19, 2016
This past weekend was incredible for Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts! Friday night saw the Fight To Win Pro 6 Jiu Jitsu event in Dallas, TX featuring one of our Lovato Jiu Jitsu Purple belts, Zach Coffee making his pro debut as well as Professor Rafael Lovato Jr a read more »

FloGrappling Names OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Americas Most Successful of All Time

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, June 03, 2016
Our friends at FloGrappling ( have compiled an article discussing several names that could be considered for the title of America's Most Successful Black Belt of All Time. The list included the likes of UFC fighter BJ Penn, Bill Cooper, Robert Drysdale, & of cour read more »

OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Dominates at Respect 3 Pro Jiu Jitsu Event

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, May 23, 2016
Our very own Professor Rafael Lovato Jr took to the mats in his first appearance in the gi for the 2016 year as the Main Event Super Fight for the Respect 3 Pro Jiu Jitsu event held in St. Louis, MO! Coming off his No Gi Super Fight at Fight To Win Pro & the Legacy FC Middle Weight title fig read more »

Team Lovato MMA OKC Blue Belt Victorious At Rage In The Cage

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, May 08, 2016
An incredible night took place at Kickapoo Casino in Harrah, OK for Rage In The Cage MMA event! Our very own Aaron McKenzie had his second Pro MMA fight against a very game opponent. Aaron dominated from beginning to end, finishing the fight in the second round via TKO from the mount position! H read more »

RSS Subscribe via RSS

Recent Posts


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


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


Rafael Lovato Jr. came on the Jiu-Jitsu seen as a young strong competitor and a kid that was eager to learn BJJ. Rafael Lovato Jr.'s passion lead him to the birth place of BJJ, Brazil, where I was lucky to spend a lot of time training with him, but more importantly I got see how good he really was c... read more
Scott Nelson
President : On The Mat