Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) is a martial art and combat sport that teaches a person how to defend themselves against a larger adversary by using leverage and proper technique.  BJJ is a great way to gain confidence, get in shape, and a terrific self defense tool.  People of all ages and physical abilities can participate.  This sport is a full body work out that utilizes grappling.  There is no striking which makes it ideal for self defense in children.  BJJ is perfect for any age and physical ability.



Led by 4th Degree BJJ Black Belt 4x World Champion in Gi and NoGi Daniel Pinheiro, Team Shark BJJ is your premiere destination for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and martial arts training.  What ever your goals might be we can help you reach and exceed them.  If you are looking to try a new sport, learn self defense, or just want a new way to train and get fit Team Shark BJJ is for you. Also we are the only gym in town that has more than 3 options of agreement. 

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Wondering what a typical bjj class is like?  Check out the video to see what to expect from our classes.  We promise it is nothing you are not capable of doing.  All we ask is that you show up in work out gear and come ready to sweat and learn.  You can expect a good warm up, stretching, technique training, and grappling/sparring in each class.


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At Team Shark Daniel Pinheiro Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu we are passionate about Martial Arts and fitness.  Our gym offers the widest range of classes and schedule flexibility so you can focus on your individual goals. 

All classes are lead by 4th degree BJJ black belt Daniel Pinheiro.  Daniel has over 27 years of BJJ experience and is a 4x BJJ and No Gi World Champion.  Passion, expertise, and a family atmosphere have been the top contributors success of Team Shark BJJ.  As we continue to grow we invite you to come experience our classes and be part of our family.



Located near Castle Hills our facility was designed with 2 goals in mind, space and amenities.  We now have 2x the mat room, sitting areas, wi-fi, and showers so that you can leave the gym and go about your daily routine.  We want you to be as comfortable as possible in our gym if you are a student or an observer.  Come check us out today!  




Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a key component to numerous self defense courses.  BJJ is a sure way to subdue and incapacitate any aggressor with out having to strike.  Learning the correct form is key to mastery and that is why we have Daniel Pinheiro instructing the class.  Daniel is a BJJ and No Gi world champion as well as has a professional record in MMA.  Click here to read more about Daniel or here to see him in action.



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“Great school with a very friendly atmosphere.  Thoroughly enjoyed my visit to team Shark BJJ.  Daniel Pinheiro is an outstanding Brazilian Jui Jitsu competitor and teacher."

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11825 West Avenue #106

San Antonio Texas, 78216


Team Shark BJJ 11825 West Avenue #106 - San Antonio Texas, 78216

Team Shark BJJ 3230 Hillcrest Dr #3 - Balcones Heights Texas, 78201

210-913-8763 or 210-314-5122