About Us

Guillobel Jiu-Jitsu San Clemente

Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy is a world-class martial arts studio specialized in self-defense. We offer Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes for all levels, genders and ages starting at 3 years old, so you can find the perfect program that is ideal for your unique desires and needs.

Our Mission
“Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of our students, their families, our community and the world through the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu; providing them the right knowledge, mental attitude, skills and a caring family like environment.”

Sensei Paulo Guillobel


At Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy, students are not only training core Brazilian Jiu-jitsu techniques, but also being instructed from a true source of the BJJ game. Sensei Paulo Guillobel is a World Champion Black Belt and well known Sensei. He is the head master at his academy, both instructing his students in class and out. Team Guillobel participates in many competitions all year long, where Sensei Paulo coaches his students while they compete across the world.

Our San Clemente Dojo

Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy is located in south Orange County, in the beautiful city of San Clemente. It’s conveniently located right off the 5 Freeway and 2 blocks from the beach. It has more than 1,000 sq./ft. of mat space with extremely clean and safe mats for the students to practice our unique martial art. Come check it out!

What makes us different than the other Martial Arts schools

  • Personalized Approach
  • More Than 30 Years of Experience
  • Hands On
  • Very Supportive and Familiar Environment
  • Specially Designed Classes for Beginners and Advanced
  • Quality Instruction
  • Proven Successful Programs
  • Highest teaching approval
  • Family Owned Business
  • Community Oriented.

Our Values

  • Integrity
  • Loyalty
  • Caring
  • Friendship
  • Knowledge
  • Positive Attitude
  • Health
  • Personal Service
  • Excellence
  • Community
  • Humor
  • Role Model
  • Fairness

From The Eyes of Our Students

We were rated by our students on the following attributes:

  • Quality of Instruction: 99% Excellent
  • Teaching Skills: 99% Excellent
  • Personalized Approach: 97% Excellent
  • Environment: 97% Excellent
  • Professionalism: 98% Excellent
  • 98% of our students are overall satisfied with our services.
  • 99% of our students are very likely to continue learning from us.
  • 97% of our students recommend us.

Source: Guillobel Student’s Survey 2009

100% Customer Satisfaction Guarantee

Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy promises to refund as much as 100% of your tuition during your 60-day introductory training period, if you are not completely satisfied with:

  • The staff always being professional, courteous and willing to help you and/or your child learn the instruction needed for your advancement.
  • Our program being suitable to you and/or your child, in terms of age, and physical abilities.
  • Our environment of training and your teammates.

Our greatest responsibility is to provide you with the highest quality instruction and always exceed your expectations.

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