Subscribe via RSS

News and Announcements

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 »

Lovato OKC BJJ Kids Team Conquers AGF Tulsa Open 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, June 19, 2017
*Pictured above: Professor Justin Rader, Coaches Austin Adkins & Tina Lovato accepting AGF Tulsa Open Kids Gi & No Gi titles An amazing weekend has come to pass for Team Lovato, this time in Tulsa, OK where we had a very strong group of Lovato Jiu Jitsu Teen & Kid warriors  read more »

OKC Based Black Belt Becomes New F2W Pro Light Weight No Gi Champion

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, May 22, 2017
*Pictured above: Prof James Puopolo, Prof Justin Rader, Prof Lovato Jr, Prof Eddie Saenz, Vinny Saenz (back), Zach Coffee, & Prof Paul Coffey Another a great weekend for Fight To Win Pro 35 where we had an amazing showing as a team! Purple belt, Zach Coffee (Kingdom Jiu Jits read more »

Team Lovato BJJ Competes at IBJJF Dallas Spring Open 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, May 01, 2017
Pictured above: Professor(s) Rafael Lovato Jr, Jared Dopp, Shiloh Roberts, Eddie Saenz, Brad Nico, Paul Coffee, & team The IBJJF Dallas Spring Open was an amazing tournament that saw many of our Lovato Jiu Jitsu competitors. With a total of 25 competitors, we were able to bring h read more »

OKC Team Lovato MMA Victorious At KOP 53

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, April 18, 2017
It was Fight Night at The Criterion in downtown Oklahoma City, where Trigger KO & KnockOut Promotions held their professional MMA event, KOP: 53. Featured on their card were Team Lovato MMA warriors, Aaron McKenzie as the Co-Main & Professor Justin Rader as the Main Event! It was an incr read more »

Team Lovato Represents At F2WPro 28 in OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, March 27, 2017
*Pictured Above: Team Lovato celebrating F2W Pro 28, AGF Team Title, & Pro MMA Victories Fight To Win Promotions has come back to Oklahoma City with F2W Pro 28, & it was inevitable that our Team Lovato warriors would be representing on the big stage! We had an amazing  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 »

RSS Subscribe via RSS

Recent Posts


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


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


Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the academy you look for in Oklahoma. The Lovato Family has been training and teaching martial arts for the past 20 years. Now Lovato's is runned by Rafael Jr, the best BJJ fighter in the USA. Besides being a great champ, Rafael Jr is a great coach and mento... read more
Xande Ribeiro
2 x Absolute BJJ Champion and 4 x Heavyweight BJJ Champion