Kioto has been in Sayville, NY since 2005 under the ownership of fourth degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Milton Regis. Our location is 199 W. Main Street which is easily accessible from Sunrise Highway, exit 49S. The academy is open 7 days a week and we have morning, [...]
Milton Regis was born in Rio de Janeiro on February, 7, 1964. When Milton turned 9 years of age his father brought him to Kioto Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy in Tijuca. He was being bullied in school and his father knew that Jiu Jitsu would be a [...]
Jiu Jitsu was introduced to Brazil in the beginning of the 20th century, through Mitsuyo Maeda, a Grand Master in Japanese Jiu-Jitsu. He was also known as the Count of Koma-a title he received in Spain for his memorable fights around the world. Maeda came to Brazil as a representative [...]
Here are a few of the technical penalties that we follow from the IBJJF rulebook.
• When an athlete’s gi is rendered unusable and he/she is unable to exchange it for a new one within a period of time
stipulated by the referee.
• When an athlete deliberately flees the match area to avoid submitting to a [...]