Art of Jiu Jitsu is one of the best BJJ teams at the modern scene! Their students always put on a show and likely take home a medal at every major tournament.
Guilherme and Rafael Mendes are the people behind AOJ. During their competitive, years, both became two of the best BJJ athletes in the world, winning multiple world championships.
After a few years training in ATOS team, Rafa and Gui Mendes opened AOJ in Costa Mesa, California in 2012. In 2020 AOJ separated from ATOS and became its own BJJ affiliation.
Notable students of the team :
• Tainan Dalpra • Johnatha Alves • Jessa Khan • Mateus Rodrigues • Cole Abate
AOJ is one of the most formidable teams in all of Jiu Jitsu. They have developed an incredible group of young and talented grapplers that have been dominating every major tournament.