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Straight Blast Gym Atlanta set to host a Women's Only Jiu Jitsu Workshop in July, hosted by black belt Anna Salome

After an amazing martial arts event earlier this year at Straight Blast Gym Buford, Anna Salome is once again hosting Women's Only Jiu Jitsu workshop..this time at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta Anna Salome has been actively competing in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for over a decade. Over that time, Anna has racked up some amazing wins […]
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Sebastian Alvial is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Kids Martial Arts Student of the Month for June 2022

Learning Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is about more than just fighting and self-defense, it's learning how to overcome adversity and perseverance. Like a lot of mothers, Ashley Alvial wants her son to participate in extra curricular activites. When it came time to pick one, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu stuck out as a potential fit for Sebastian. "We […]
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Donuts & Dodgeball Pajama Party at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta 🥳 🍩

It's party time for the young Jiu Jitsu students of Straight Blast Gym Atlanta On Saturday, June 11th, the Growing Gorillas Jiu Jitsu students of Straight Blast Gym Atlanta will be enjoying a much-deserved Donuts & Dodgeball Pajama Party. The party will take place during our normally scheduled Saturday morning Kids Jiu Jitsu class at […]
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Brad Altone is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Martial Arts Student of the Month for June of 2022

After nearly a decade of training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Straight Blast Gym's Buford location, Brad Altone was recently awarded his brown belt. 🔥🥋 Positive energy. If you were to ask any student of Straight Blast Gym Buford who brings the most positive energy to gym they are going to tell you that it's Brad […]
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Referralpalooza at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta

For the entire month of June, SBG Atlanta students who refer a new member will receive 1,000 Perkville points AND a free private lesson! What is Referralpalooza?? If you are a current student at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta and you refer a new student to us, we're going to hook you up with the following: […]
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Iron Man Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Belt Ceremony at Straight Blast Gym Buford

Join us at SBG Buford as we celebrate a new crop of Jiu Jitsu students who have earned their next belt. When it's time for one of our Jiu Jitsu students to move up to the next belt, we celebrate their accomplishment with an Iron Man Belt Promotion. What exactly is an Iron Man, and […]
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Hills & Mitts SBG Gym Social at Piedmont Park

We're going to meet at Piedmont Park to work hard and burn a lot of calories...and then head to Park Tavern so we can add them right back 🤣 Join us on Sunday, June 5th, for Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's very first gym social. We'll cancel our Sunday Open Mat and instead meet at Piedmont […]
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Jennifer Lorenzo is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Fitness Athlete of the Month for May of 2022

Between walking to and from the gym 5 days per week, and losing 20 pounds in her first two months at SBG Atlanta, Jennifer is an inspiration to us all. At 15 years old, Jennifer is a high school student in the Atlanta area. In the Spring of 2022, she found herself looking for a […]
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Register for the Henry Akins Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta/Buford

It's our most in-demand Jiu Jitsu seminar EVER!! Henry Akins is one of the most acclaimed Jiu Jitsu practitioners and competitors on the planet, known primarily for being only the third American to be awarded a black belt under the legendary Rickson Gracie. A martial arts practitioner for nearly 30 years, Henry's Jiu Jitsu seminars and […]
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Werner Velasquez is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Martial Arts Student of the Month for May 2022

After training at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta for the past 8 years, Werner recently decided to compete in his first sanctioned Muay Thai fight. Werner is one of Straight Blast Gym's longest-tenured Muay Thai students, joining our Buford location way back in February of 2014. Werner was in search of a new activity that he […]
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