Inspiring Video Shows How Two Brothers Fulfilled Their Dream Of Bringing Jiu-Jitsu To Their Town

While jiu-jitsu’s popularity is growing quickly, there are still many locations throughout the world where BJJ academies are nonexistent.

Brothers Matthew and Jean-Marc de Groot struggled with this very issue where they live in Victoria, BC in Canada. So they decided to start their own jiu-jitsu program, which eventually became the successful Van Isle Jiu-Jitsu academy.

If you want to get inspired, check out True Calling‘s short film that shows the struggles and eventual triumphs that these BJJ brothers faced on their journey to make their dreams a reality.

The de Groot Brothers

JURY’S CHOICE #5Frustrated at the level of jiu jitsu in their town, brothers Matthew and Jean-Marc de Groot decide to start a jiu jitsu class. In the end, they built a gym that gains international success competing and winning in world championship events. True Calling Grant Filmmaker: Jordan Clarke

Posted by True Calling on Thursday, August 9, 2018


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