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Salvosa BJJ are the leaders in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, BJJ, MMA, Martial Arts in Toronto and Scarborough

Welcome to the BEST PLACE to learn martial arts and self-defense in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Scarborough, North York, Markham, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Durham and surrounding areas. We specialize in world-class, authentic Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Submission Grappling, Kickboxing, Conditioning, Self-Defense & BJJ for Women, Wrestling, Judo and Jiu Jitsu for Kids & Teens.

Led by one of Canada's most well-known pioneers in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu / BJJ, 3rd Degree Black Belt, Professor Omar Salvosa of Carlson Gracie lineage and founder of Team Ascension: the Ontario Jiu Jitsu Association's multiple times Provincial Champions.

Please visit us today to experience the best of martial arts in Toronto:

  • Expert BLACK BELT INSTRUCTION (for adults and kids)...NO COMPROMISE in teaching quality!
  • Friendly and HIGHLY MOTIVATIONAL training atmosphere--absolutely NO EGOs!
  • Extremely CLEAN and HYGENIC facility.
  • Diverse programs for students of all ages, fitness level and martial arts experience.
  • Amazing WEIGHT LOSS--Guaranteed improvement in FITNESS and FLEXIBILITY.
  • ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS find the BEST results to with our academy—a positive place to properly learn the art!!!
  • Specialist school in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu / BJJ; real and authentic world-class training!
  • Results-oriented training methodology and curriculum--constantly tweaked for SUCCESS!

Whether your focus is on fitness, to learn self-defense, enter competition or improve your lifestyle, we provide the BEST training environment for you to REALISTICALLY achieve your aspirations! Our training methodologies are results-oriented and PROVEN to be successful--OUR ATHLETES ARE CONSTANTLY COMPETING AND WINNING!

If you are looking for the BEST martial arts school in the Toronto, Scarborough, North York, Markham, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Durham area, you have found the academy with the perfect atmosphere to begin your journey!
Regardless of your age or experience level, we work hard to instill proper fundamentals that serve as the building blocks for your success. We draw from the most INNOVATIVE training methods in physical fitness and martial arts to bring a holistic balance of MIND, BODY and SPIRIT. Check us out at TEAM ASCENSION and join in this AMAZING journey... TAKE THAT FIRST STEP towards optimizing your fitness level, fighting skill and total wellbeing by visiting us today for your FREE TRIAL!

Learn more about our programs:

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ)
  • MMA / Mixed Martial Arts
  • Kickboxing & Conditioning
  • Jiu Jitsu for Kids & Teens (Anti-Bullying and Self-Defense)
  • Seminars & Executive Private Lessons

The SALVOSA JIU JITSU ACADEMY is the premiere martial arts school in Toronto, Scarborough, North York, Markham, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Durham, focused on delivering TRUE and MEASURABLE results for our students/athletes. We are able to accomplish these results due to our unique balance of methodology and atmosphere, carefully built on years of patient evolution and development; often imitated by our competitors but, fortunately, impossible to duplicate.




Congratulations, you've decided to start your training journey with TEAM ASCENSION, the best place to learn MARTIAL ARTS in TORONTO!  What can you expect to experience in your first few weeks of Jiu-Jitsu?

BJJ & MMA School In Scarborough

BJJ FOR WOMEN: The most common-sense martial art to practice and master, hands-down.

Ladies, you will not believe the progress that is being made at the Salvosa Jiu-Jitsu Academy! Martial arts for women in Toronto--we have an effective training program that will give you proactive energy towards your goals!

Whether you are looking to lose weight, learn important life-saving self-defense techniques, improve your flexibility, become a competitor, one thing is for certain: we will help you get into the BEST SHAPE OF YOUR LIFE and have loads of fun in the process. We have carefully developed an integrative program that will teach you all the basic fundamentals you need—with no previous experience—to learn this most effective martial art, ideally designed for women to acquire skills that will realistically help them to defend themselves in any given situation. The best part of the journey is that your body, mind and fighting spirit will be transformed in the process! You will learn how to achieve what you might have doubted you could through motivational classes and physical challenges to break through your misconceived boundaries.

To join our friendly and encouraging environment, no prior experience is necessary. Throughout the week our ladies are coming out in higher numbers to participate in our co-ed classes and enjoying fitness breakthroughs and rapid skill development in our many classes suited to all ages and levels of experience. Take that necessary first step and contact us today to arrange a FREE TRIAL! We know for certain that if you are up to the challenge, you will be forever transformed and empowered. At Team Ascension, we have just the right team environment to help you achieve health and happiness through Jiu-Jitsu.

Please contact us today if you think you are ready to take it to the next level!

Hopefully see you on the mats soon!!!

Salvosa BJJ Ascension.

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Please contact us at the following.
Salvosa Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy
  • Address: 31 Progress Avenue, Unit 1,
    Scarborough, Ontario M1P 4S6
  • Tel: (416) 677-2722
Salvosa BJJ Ascension is one of Greater Toronto’s most well-known training academies specializing in the martial art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ).  Originally founded as Rebellion Jiu-Jitsu by Omar Salvosa in 1998, the school has produced numerous students that have won multiple championships under Professor Salvosa's motivational and highly innovative teaching style.