Tag: Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

FREE Women’s Self-Defense Seminar at BBJJ

FREE women’s self-defense seminar at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu says the following: “This seminar is about survival, but it’s also about success. One of the hallmarks of the…

Red Lantern Bikes Hosts Age-Friendly Event

Sending a great big THANK YOU to Red Lantern Bicycles & Cafe for hosting our age-friendly meeting this past Friday, 3/5. The egg salad sandwiches, avocado toast, lemonade, assorted muffins and…

LOVE on Myrtle Ave: Pampering & Spa Indulgences

The hour is nigh, but it’s not here yet. There’s still a little time before Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2016. There’s still time to pick up that just right gift…

LOVE on Myrtle Ave: Sweets, Restaurants & Moving and Shaking Things Up

For the gourmands and the fitness buffs in your life, Myrtle Avenue is where you’ll find something for each of them. RESTAURANTS Soco, 509 Myrtle Ave, (718) 783-1936 Surf &…

Let Us Help You with Your New Year’s Resolutions!

New Year’s Resolutions, anyone?  If your resolutions happen to be fitness, eating healthy or starting or finally finishing a DIY project, we’ve got you covered on Myrtle Avenue. Here are…

Kids Guide to Myrtle Avenue

Looking for things to do with your kids in the neighborhood? We have a lot happening on the Avenue for children and families this fall and winter.  Check out all…

FREE Kids’ Self-Defense + Anti-Bully Class at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

We love that Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu offer free kids’ self defense classes. If you missed last week’s, here’s another chance. Free self-defense class at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu on Fri. September 4th at…

FREE Kids’ Self Defense and Street Awareness Class at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Free self-defense and street awareness class at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu on Fri. August 21st at 5pm. Children 6 years of age and older are invited to participate in this FREE…

Myrtle Avenue Designated an Age-Friendly Neighborhood

Myrtle Avenue, between Flatbush Avenue Extension and Classon Avenue, has been designated an “Age-Friendly” Neighborhood by the New York City Council and New York Academy of Medicine. This designation means that the entire…

Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is a few weeks away and you will need an awesome gift! Think about doing a good deed and buying local for dad. Below are a few ideas for…

Mother’s Day Class at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Who says mom can’t guard, roll, break fall or takedown with the best of them?  Or at least she can learn how to. Moms and their kids are allowed to join…

Kid-Friendly Activities on Myrtle Ave

There is something to do for kids on Myrtle Avenue everyday. Here is a quick run-down of weekly children’s events at Myrtle Avenue Businesses. Kids Music & Movement Class Tuesdays,…

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions, anyone?  Myrtle Avenue offers a plethora of ways to help you stay on track, from the new ‘do (Myrtle Avenue Beauty Salons), to the fresh new cut…

2015 Myrtle Avenue Shopping & Dining Guide Released

The printed 2015 Myrtle Avenue Shopping & Dining Guide hit stores today.  Please pick up your copy at any Myrtle Avenue business, or on Small Business Saturday, 11/29 at Citibank’s ‘Shop…

Halloween 2014 on Myrtle Avenue — Have a BOO-tiful time

Halloween is always a blast on and around Myrtle Avenue. Adult-, child- and family- friendly activities abound. Over 15 Halloween happenings from October 25 to 31st, check them out.  Hope…

Father’s Gift of the Day

Today we are featuring this gift option for dad’s who want to be active and disciplined. Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is offering a great introductory special for $19.95 that includes a…

Celebrating Mother’s Day on Myrtle Avenue

Don’t miss out on all of the wonderful Mommy’s Day specials on the Avenue. Whether you are buying for mommy, mommy-to-be, wife, sister, girlfriend, daughter, friend, auntie, grandma…or yourself, you…

Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu: for any age! Choose private lesson, classes and open house

Over 40 and thinking about getting started in Brazilian jiu-jitsu? Check out Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s blog today about getting started over age 40. Can you do it? BBJJ says–absolutely! Check out…

Last call to visit this season’s Myrtle Windows Gallery

Last chance to view the current, “This is Brooklyn,” Myrtle Windows Gallery. Some of the interior art shows will be coming down also. Be sure to check it out. —…

Check out Myrtle Windows Gallery, get deals at participating businesses!

Have you seen all 15 artworks by SONYA Artists in 10 Myrtle storefronts between Vanderbilt and Classon yet? Myrtle Windows Gallery aims to inspire you on your daily stroll down…

Myrtle Windows Gallery and SONYA Studio Stroll!

The 13th SONYA Studio Stroll takes place this weekend, June 9th and 10th, featuring 50+ locations in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Wallabout, and Bedford-Stuyvesant! Visit open studios and exhibitions on…

Olympian and Jiu-Jitsu Champ, Teimoc Johnston-Ono to speak at BBJJ

World masters jiu-jitsu champion, world masters judo champion and Olympian (US Olympic Judo Team member), Teimoc Johnston-Ono to speak at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BBJJ) on Friday, February 17th at 7pm….

Some Upcoming September Events for Myrtle. Stay tuned for more!

Somethings always up on Myrtle Avenue! Here are a few upcoming September events. Stay tuned for more. Loft 73 Presents: Clinton Pill–Friday, September 9th Friday, September 9th (10pm) to Saturday,…

Thai Boxing Now Offered @ Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu + Seminar with 4x Olympian, Mike Swain

It makes sense that a bastion of self-defense expands to include even more technique on how to kick butt responsibly. After all, when you've reached a certain level of expertise,…

Martin Rooney to speak at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Fri., April 29th

Legendary trainer, coach and motivator, Martin Rooney to speak at Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu on Friday, April 29th at 7pm. $25 donation will go towards Japan disaster relief. Rooney, a much…