Subscribe via RSS

News and Announcements

OKC Lovato BJJ Belt February Testing And Promotions

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, February 05, 2018
Pictured Above: Professor(s) Rafael Lovato Sr., Rafael Lovato Jr., Justin Rader, & Adult Intermediate / Advanced BJJ students Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts would like to congratulate all of our students who earned new promotions this past  read more »

Team Lovato BJJ Goes to Battle at IBJJF Dallas Fall Open

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, October 02, 2017
It's time once again for the IBJJF Dallas Fall Open & Lovato Jiu Jitsu came to represent in full force! We had a phenomenal showing from our Adult BJJ students. It was a long two day, Gi & No Gi weekend full of so much technique, heart, & dedication. There were numerous medals won,  read more »

Lovato BJJ Adult & Kids Team Represent At AGF OKC Open 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, September 18, 2017
*Pictured above: Prof Justin Rader with our Teen Warrior competitors Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts had another incredible weekend competing at the annual American Grappling Federation Oklahoma City Open. Starting the day off strong was our Little, Jr, read more »

OKC BJJ Black Belt Victorious At Bellator 181

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 17, 2017
Fight Night in Thackerville, Oklahoma for Bellator 181 at the Winstar World Casino & Resort where Professor Rafael Lovato Jr returned to the cage against a seasoned opponent in 5 year veteran Mike Rhodes. Professor Lovato Jr took to training with legends Andre Dida, Mauricio Veio, & Wan read more »

Lovato OKC BJJ Blue Belts Represent at IBJJF American National Championship 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 10, 2017
*Pictured above: Rome Harris (2017 IBJJF American National Blue Heavy Champion) We've seen such incredible dedication throughout the year, & nothing about that has changed as two of our Lovato Jiu Jitsu Adult blue belts took the challenge to compete at the IBJJF American National C read more »

OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Triumphant at Legacy Fighting Alliance 15

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 03, 2017
Fight night in Shawnee, Oklahoma as Professor Justin Rader entered the cage at the Firelake Grand Casino for Legacy Fighting Alliance 15. Looking to improve his Pro MMA record (*now, 6-2), Professor Rader had an amazing display of heart as he battled through three 5 minute rounds with a very ga read more »

OKC Team Lovato MMA Undefeated At Bellator 174 Debut

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, March 06, 2017
Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts MMA Team's first challenge of the year has come to pass with this most recent weekend at Bellator 174, at the Winstar World Casino & Restort in Thackerville, OK. It was an incredible event in martial arts history with Professor  read more »

Team Lovato Dominates AGF OKC Open 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, March 06, 2017
*Pictured Above: Professor Justin Rader; Coaches Dylan, Dominique, & Kyle accepting the Overall Team Title Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts had an incredible showing from both our Little & Teen Warriors as well as our Adult jiu jitsu program. Our L read more »

Lovato OKC Adult BJJ December Belt Testing & Promotions

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, December 12, 2016
*Left: Paul Coffey & Gabe Campbell (LJJA Black Belts), R (top to bottom): Ty Brookover (LJJ Blue Belt), Luke Tirey (LJJ Blue Belt), Jose Roman (LJJ Purple Belt, & Robbie Walsh (LJJA Brown Belt) With the end of the year comes our last Adult BJJ Belt testing. We at Lovato's Sc read more »

OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Wins Invite to 2017 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Professor Justin Rader has been putting in work, fresh off his Legacy FC 62 Pro MMA victory just a couple weeks ago has just continued with such great momentum leading into this past weekend where he was able to secure the Gold medal in the -66kg category at the ADCC East Coast trials in Bayvill read more »

RSS Subscribe via RSS

Recent Posts


Pro Division Maxbells Metamoris Forrest Griffin special 2011 market Aaron McKenzie ADCC Chris Savarese UAE Jiu Jitsu Seaside grappling Tornado Promotion Midwest Submission Challenge Firelake Grand Arena StriKing National Tournament Team Lovato magazine ADCC trials Best Submission of 2014 Shiloh Roberts Andre Dida Torque Lovato Zach Coffee Brian Picklo Jeff Glover Ultimate Fighting Championships charity event Pro Jiu Jitsu Ultimate Absolute NYC Andrew Waldon Mark Beecher Adamson Bros BJJ Brazil F2W Pro 11 Rob Wood US Martial Arts Hall of Fame Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu Oklahoma Chris Holdsworth F2W Pro 3 Dylan Nguyen Austin Shroyer Zebra Phil Davis Top Ten KnockOut Promotions 2014 iTunes Black Belt Oklahoma City Kayron Gracie Kingdom Jiu Jitsu Helsinki Tarsis Humphreys Lucas Leite The Criterion Justin Rader American National Championship Cox Convention Center world championships Vinny Saenz S7 Kettlebell Abu Dhabi Pro PMA City Beat News awards European Open Dominique Brooks St. Louis Luke Tirey Oregon boxing F2W Pro 35 closed 2012 John McCowen MMA Houston Open testing Belts Europa Robert Harper holiday Kickapoo Casino Pro MMA debut martial arts 2016 No-Gi Victor Estima Anti-Bullying banquet No Gi World Championship AXS TV Fights Xtreme Fight Night Hurricane Shawnee Purple Brazilian Nationals Best Submission one-arm App Instructional Spectrum Award judo Metro Invitational Green Strength Hotel Legacy 54 Blue iPhone Muskogee Donation Legacy FC Rafael Lovato Jr. New Breed Lovato's IBJJF Salem Kizer BJJ Academy Performance Martial Arts Strength & Conditioning Adamson Pan Ams Ginastica Curitiba Open Trigger KO Legacy 62 Testimonial school Interview 2018 Zach Tournament Nick Foust Herb Dean Shogun Norman UAEJJF Josh Rosenthal AXS TV New York City, NYC The Fightworks Podcast Alexandre " Casino NY Pro Trials Oklahoma Daily Robert Bebout Vinny Magalhaes flexibility AGF Zach Adamson Nate ORBJJ Youth Gracie Mag Jesse Sunderman James Puopolo Jiu-Jitsu Magazine disabled grappler Rome Harris Jared Dopp health Brown F2W Pro 19 King of the Cage Atlanta Jared Hess Tanner Rice SRJJA US Commerce Association Mixed Martial Arts World Jiu-Jitsu Expo seminar competition Jiu-Jitsu customer service Oklahoma Johannes Wieth Bellator Mauricio Amado schedule flograppling Bricktown Brawl Ribeiro 2013 Moore KOP 53 Gerald Harris Oklahoma Wresting Academy Evolucao Thai charity kimura Nick Diaz Annual Austin Adkins WinStar World Casino & Restort Legacy SKBJJ bjj Volunteer Inverted Triangle texas Austin, TX Super Fight Ginastica Natural OnTheMat Garland Johnny Hendricks Grappler's Quest New York 2017 Finland Bellator 181 Nationals UFC kids Harrah Tulsa Hard Rock Christmas Ben Baxter new year Master & Senior Worlds Legacy FC 62 Samir Chantre Europe Rage In The Cage Lovato Jiu Jitsu Association Matt Jubera submission wrestling LJJA Muay Thai Amanda Graves OKC Brasileiro TUF Video Mauricio Veio Dallas Niles technique dallas Houston Children Firelake Grand Casino Worlds yoga Lightweight No Gi Champion Tulsa Ceremony Instructor Xande" Rafael Team Recovery Legacy Fighting Championships android superfight Chute Boxe Pro MMA United Way New York Open Steve Maxwell Lovato Jiu Jitsu Expanding Eddie Saenz Tryouts American National Las Vegas kickboxing heartland Smoke & Guns Kize Concepts Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Legacy FC 46 Bob Barry Jr. 2015 RJJA James Head Bobby Mayhew Edmond Outlook Hyena Muay Thai Rafael Lovato Sr. Best Jr Tyler Elerick Braulio Estima Eddie Kone MMA debut NAGA Saulo Ribeiro Reunion The Ultimate Fighter Keenan Cornelius WinStar World Casino Travis Serna Gracie Xande Ribeiro Dallas Open Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu Fight To Win highlight training Darragh O'Conaill Edmond Fight Mauricio Rua Omoplata Atlanta Open Tornado Relief Lovato's School of fitness ExciteFight MMA


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


Starting my training at Lovatos was without a doubt one of the best decisions I’ve ever made in my life. I was 22 years old, overweight, and pretty unhappy with myself and looking to change that. I always wanted to do martial arts since I was young, but never had the chance. I started at Lo... read more