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We offer a variety of Fitness programs for Kids and Adults designed to help you get in shape, increase strength and self-confidence and aid athletic development. Our After School Little Champs and Future Champs Fitness programs are a great opportunity for parents who want the best for their family! At ATTFTL, your child gets lots of encouragement and training for leading a disciplined, active lifestyle in a safe and caring environment.
Brazilian JIU-JITSU - American Top Team Fort Lauderdale Brazilian jiu jitsu is a martial art,combat sport, and a self defense system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is one of American Top Team’s core training programs. We have...MORE INFO
Billy Padden attained his bachelor’s degree in Health and Physical Education from West Chester University. During his time at WCU, Billy achieved ambitious athletic goals, going on to claim two National Collegiate Boxing Championships and three All-American titles. Billy is the Boxing trainer at American Top Team Fort Lauderdale . As a teacher, counselor and […]MORE INFO
Hi, my name is Junior Fernandes. I’m the owner and head instructor at American Top Team (ATT) in Fort Lauderdale. I hold the rank of third degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under the legendary Master Ricardo Libório. I am also a brown belt in Judo. Born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, I […]MORE INFO
Blake Trueblood has been training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) for over eight years and was awarded his Black Belt in 2015 by Master Junior Fernandes. Blake was the first student to receive all his belts at the American Top Team Fort Lauderdale academy and has won and placed in a variety of BJJ tournaments, including IBJJF […]MORE INFO
Get Your Little Jiu-Jisu Champs Ready for the Big Tournament with the ATTFTL Kids Summer Camp! This summer, give your children an experience that they will never forget. Day campers will spend their time learning and practicing jiu-jitsu and self defense with Master Junior Fernandes (ATT FTL leader and coach) and staff members. Master Junior Fernandes will […]MORE INFO
Submission Grappling and No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu at American Top Team Fort Lauderdale Each and every day the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) has been paying more attention to “no-gi”, American expressions that means Jiu Jistu without “kimono” (Gi). At American Top Team Fort Lauderdale, there are specific days for this type of training: on Tuesdays, Thursdays and […]MORE INFO
Last week in Orlando Master Junior Fernandes received the trophy of the first Meeting of the American Top Team Reunion from his master, Antonio Ricardo Liborio. The meeting took place at the Europe Expo in Orlando, Florida. Various seminars were held at the expo, given by some of the biggest names in BJJ, including: […]MORE INFO
Summer Belt Promotion Kids – Teens – Adults Attention American Top Team Fort Lauderdale Family: Our summer belt testing is right around the corner! Please remember to show up and support your teammates whether you are getting promoted or not. We encourage you to invite family and friends to be part of the belt ceremonies. Pictures […]MORE INFO
This past Saturday night (May 13th), American Top Team made history with 9 fighters on one UFC card! (UFC211) But that’s not all American Top Team accomplished! American Top Team also took 1st place in both GI & NO Gi at the IBJJF Miami Spring Open, the most prestigious annual Grappling event in Florida. American Top […]MORE INFO