Where friends come to workout and train


Gracie Barra Mebane is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu academy that is led by 4th degree Black Belt Rubens Rodrigues.

The school prides itself on being a friendly and welcoming community of people who share the goal of improving and growing together. You will find what you are looking for whether you want to learn self defense, succeed in competition, get in shape or just have fun.



Mission Statement of Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

“We seek to train body, mind and spirit through the highest level of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instruction. We envison it as a vehicle for individual development and the strengthening of the family spirit, going beyond the winning-losing or contest philosophy.”
~ Master Carlos Gracie, Jr.