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When I opened the academy in 2011 I would never imagine how amazing it would be. I am thankful for each and every member who has ever passed through the doors for you all have helped make my dream a reality.

In June Kristina Barlaan and Kaniela Kahuanui will be joining the staff full time! Although Kim will no longer be teaching here full time he will always be around, available for privates and training with the team!

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San Jose Open

When I started CTA it was never a goal to have the biggest team, win the most titles or produce world champions. I looked for people who were the right

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Fight to Win San Jose 2017

This past weekend at Fight to Win Pro 23, Kim Terra, Vitor Paschoal, Ranato Tagliari, Ryan Walsh, Benji Silva, Guthierry Barbosa and Andy Tomas all competed. The night started off

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2017 here we come!

How we live our days is how we live our lives. Live today well and you will have an amazing life. As 2016 comes to close and 2017 begins may

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No Gi Worlds

The 2016 No Gi worlds was a life time in the making. What started as a dream, turned into a reality and I couldn’t be happier. Every day I wake up

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2016 No Gi Worlds Training Camp

This year I am pleased to announce the CAIO TERRA ACDEMY will be hosting a No Gi worlds training camp in San Jose, California. Coincidently No-Gi worlds is also in

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Fight to Win 8

This past weekend Andy Tomas, Kaniela Kahuanui, Benji Silva and Yuri Simoes competed in fight to win 8 in San Francisco. The show got off to an amazing start as

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Worlds 2016

“In life we have many defining moments. For me, worlds 2016 was one of them. In 2013, I felt better than ever. My game was sharp and I was in

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EBI 6

This past weekend Professor Yuri Simoes competed in the Eddie Bravo Invitational (EBI) 6, a submission only event. After winning his first match in overtime via rear naked choke, Yuri

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Pans 2016

This past weekend the team headed to Irvine California to compete in the 2016 Pan Jiu Jitsu Championship. This is the biggest event of the year, and consistently breaks records

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San Jose Open 2016

This past weekend was the 2016 San Jose Open. After a very long two days our team came home with first place in both the gi and no gi divisions.

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2016 Europeans

Two weeks ago marked the end of the 2016 European open championship. This is the first major of 2016 and I couldn’t be happier with everyones performance. This is the

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