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Carlos Machado Jiu Jitsu

In Lake Highlands

Get in shape, build confidence, change your life. If you’re looking to flip your fitness routine upside down, look no further. At Carlos Machado Jiu Jitsu in Lake Highlands, we believe that anyone is capable of success. The art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is not just amazing for the body, but it cultivates the mind too. Carlos Machado Jiu Jitsu in Lake Highlands’s Kid’s Martial Arts, Jiu Jitsu, and Capoeira programs will help you master self-defense, while also instilling a lifelong sense of confidence and empowerment. Get started today!

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At Carlos Machado Jiu Jitsu in Lake Highlands, we stand apart from the crowd. Here are a few of the advantages of our martial arts training that you won’t find elsewhere:

  • Focus

    Amid the distractions of social media and the demands of modern life, martial arts help you refocus.
  • Self-defense

    Martial arts is one of the best forms of self-defense training. Come see what the hype is about!
  • Confidence

    Our martial arts training will help you feel strong, supported, and successful. Join and watch your confidence soar!
  • Strength

    At Carlos Machado Jiu Jitsu in Lake Highlands, we create resilient martial artists that are strong in mind, body, and spirit.


  • Great family, safe place to train amazing martial arts instructor in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Capoeira. The staff is friendly, warm, and welcoming.

    Michele Colon


  • Can’t say enough about the impact Mr. Santos and his team has had on our son. He helps foster tremendous skills with these kids. Would highly recommend for any boy/girl of all ages

    Armando Gonzalez


  • I can't recommend this place enough! The professor is amazing! He's very qualified and compassionate and teaches to all skill levels.

    Charles Cotton IV


  • Top-notch instruction from a top-notch instructor. A fantastic place to train with great people from all walks of life. A family atmosphere where everyone cares for each other...

    Jeff Lankford


  • An amazing place to get healthy physically AND mentally. An AWESOME instructor, awesome people and a really positive place to learn a practical martial art.

    Michael Down


  • This place is awesome! My 4 year old absolutely loves it and the instructors are so great with kids.

    Ryan Barnett


  • This is a great place to learn Jiu-jitsu Marcio is a very passionate professor, and expert Black Belt it's a privilege to train there.

    Ryan White