Valhalla Academy Affiliated Schools

These schools are affiliated with Valhalla and receive rank during our testing sessions and seminars conducted at their facilities. They are all official Carlson Gracie Kentucky representatives and have the Valhalla Academy and Carlson Gracie Jr.’s stamp of approval for their Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu programs. Those interested in becoming affiliates should contact Brian Jones at

MCC Jiu-Jitsu (Richmond, KY)

Top Fight Academy (Hazard, KY)

ROC Martial Arts (Danville, KY)


Friends of Valhalla Grappling Academy

These businesses or sites come highly recommended by Valhalla Academy through personal connections and first hand knowledge of their products and/or services.

Defiance Studio

Iron Sight Defense

Bluegrass Budokai

Five Rings Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Lawrenceburg Martial Arts

Mjolnir MMA

Nature Reliance School

Performance Edge Training

The Submission Academy

Tactical Response

Mixed Martial World

BJJ Contemplations Blog