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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 for kids WHAT IS BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU? Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a self-defense system based on the principles of technique and leverage, which allow you to defeat opponents of much greater size and strength. You don’t have to be the largest, fastest, or youngest to be an effective jiu-jitsu practitioner. You simply need discipline and […]MORE INFO
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 produced a multitude of champions in all types of competitions. This, all under the tutelage and […]MORE INFO
American Top Team Fort Lauderdale “Intro to MMA” Mixed martial arts (commonly referred to as MMA) is a combat sport in which two competitors attempt to defeat each other by potentially utilizing a wide variety of fighting techniques, including striking and grappling. Brought to you by our head MMA instructor and hall of famer Ricardo […]MORE INFO
5 Reasons Why You Should Take BJJ Private Lessons Everyone knows that BJJ private lessons are available at every single school with pretty much every teacher, but most people don’t take them because they can be quite pricey. However, it’s not just a matter of money, it’s a matter of prioritization. Like with any expensive […]MORE INFO
American Top Team Fort Lauderdale Submission wrestling (also known as submission fighting, submission grappling, sport grappling, or simply as No-Gi) or Combat wrestling (in Japan), is a formula of competition and a general term describing the aspect of martial arts and combat sports that focus on clinch and ground fighting with the aim of obtaining […]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
The holidays are quickly approaching! Please take note of our holiday hours below: Veteran’s Day – Friday, Nov. 11th: Open normal hours Thanksgiving – Nov. 24th and 25th: Closed (Open normal hours on Saturday the 26th) Christmas – Sunday, Dec. 25th: Closed Monday, Dec. 26th: Closed New Years Day – Sunday, Jan. […]MORE INFO
“Life is made up of a series of brief moments and people who make these special moments.” On October 22, 2016, the IBJJF Miami Fall Open took place. The American Top Team Fort Lauderdale team left its mark. Professor Junior Fernandes—who has been the head coach and owner/operator at ATT Ft Lauderdale for the past 5 years—won […]MORE INFO
Enjoy an evening out, while we entertain the kids! When: Friday, November 18th, 5:30pm – 9pm Where: American Top Team Fort Lauderdale Cost $10 per child ($5 for each additional child) and a toy Toys will be donated to the Jubilee Center of South Broward, Inc. where they will be given out to […]MORE INFO