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Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & MMA Voted Best Martial Arts Training in Oklahoma City

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, March 11, 2016
*Pictured above: Lovato's BJJ & MMA's award for Best Martial Arts Training in Oklahoma City 2016 Some exciting news just came in this week as Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA has been recognized as OKC's number one Martial Arts School, voted the Best Martial Arts Training in Oklaho read more »

Lovatos School of BJJ & MMA Now Offering Yoga in OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, January 16, 2016
*Pictured above: Amanda Graves with our group at Lovato's in our first ever yoga class of 2016! We at Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts are very proud to announce that we are now offering a yoga class every Saturday starting at 12PM taught by the very talen read more »

OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Interview Featured in Latest Edition of Gracie Mag

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, August 01, 2015
*Pictured above: Professor Rafael Lovato Jr's interview in Gracie Mag If you haven't seen yet, Professor Rafael Lovato Jr was recently interviewed for August's edition of Gracie Mag. In this article, he discusses his road to recovery in addition to his return into the competitio read more »

Ginastica Natural Creator Alvaro Romano Teaches Seminar at Lovatos in OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Despite the extreme weather we had been experiencing, Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA was able to host Ginastica Natural creator Professor Alvaro Romano. He taught a remarkable seminar that was easily understandable and immediately effective for those of all skill & body type. If you'r read more »

Lovato's Brazilian Jiu-jitsu in OKC is now selling Kize Snack Bars!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, March 04, 2013
You might notice some new products in the fridge the next time you stop by the academy. We are pleased to announce that we now carry Kize Snack Bars ( in the fridge! Kize bars are excellent for post workout/jiu-jitsu/muay thai recovery, and make an e read more »

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