Turkish Jiu-Jitsu Camp
Are you looking for a unique BJJ experience in a secluded and exotic location? Immerse Yourself in the Turkish BJJ Scene: Explore the Culture, History, and Premier Facilities at our Jiu-Jitsu Camp!
Join us at the Turkish BJJ Camp, a gathering of diverse teams and instructors from across Turkey, as all come together to share experiences and knowledge in a warm and inviting environment. Not only will you have the opportunity to engage with the Turkish BJJ scene, but the location and top-notch facilities provide a unique chance to immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of the Aegean region. With its historical significance and cultural wealth, the area also offers numerous excursion possibilities.
- 3 Meals Per Day
- 3 Nights in a Unique Location
- More Than 4 Classes a Day
- Open Mat
- Access to Touristic Places and Beaches
- Excursions and Trips
- Yoga, Meditation sessions, Music Performances
Get ready to train in a BJJ temple, and taste local Turkish food and history.
BJJ Black Belt
Born in Izmir in 1988, Erdem gencer developed a passion for various sports and martial arts disciplines, including athletics, basketball, kickboxing, and taekwondo, during his secondary education. In 2011, he encountered Brazilian jiu-jitsu at Corvos Istanbul, which sparked his interest. Upon returning to Izmir that same year, he established İZMİR BJJ & MMA, the city’s first BJJ & MMA team, which later evolved into NEST COMBATFITNESS. In 2012, he relocated to Italy and trained alongside BJJ Black Belt Federico Tisi and professional MMA fighter BJJ Black Belt Matteo Piran for a year. His remarkable achievement during this time was winning Izmir’s first BJJ medal, a bronze, in Turin. His dedication to BJJ led to his promotion to brown belt in 2017, and in 2018, he earned the Crossfit L-1 trainer certificate. The pinnacle of his journey came in 2021 when he achieved the prestigious rank of BJJ Black Belt. Presently, he remains actively engaged in professional competitions while also training both professional and amateur athletes.
Devran Umut Tuzla
Founder of Mellivora BJJ team
Devran Umut Tuzla began his journey in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu back in 2012 and took it a step further by becoming an instructor in 2016. He consistently engages in both national and international competitions within this discipline. Our instructor, Devran, expanded his expertise in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu through training experiences in Belarus and Turkey, where he collaborated with teams like Holy Family Gym in Belarus-Minsk and Corvos Combat in Turkey-Istanbul. In 2019, he established the Mellivora BJJ team and remains deeply involved with the team to this day.
BJJ Black Belt
Özdemir Kızılkan is a highly skilled Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt practitioner. He is part ofthe Inferno BJJ Academy.
Co-Founder of Submission Only Jiu Jitsu
Özgür Hanay is a Turkish martial artist who has achieved success in various competitions and is affiliated with the Checkmat academy. His notable achievements include a silver medal at the ADCC Istanbul Open 2022 and a bronze medal at the ADCC Turkish International Open Championship in 2019.
BJJ Brown Belt
Yiğit Hanay is a highly skilled Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner hailing from Turkey. He holds the rank of brown belt in BJJ. He is recognized as one of the best competitors in Turkey, particularly in the realm of Submission Only tournaments. Yiğit Hanay’s accomplishments as a brown belt and his recognition as one of the best competitors in Turkey in the Submission Only format speak to his commitment to the sport and his continuous pursuit of excellence.
The camp will be helpd at the The STOA facility. It is situated in Selçuk Şirince Village and is a remarkable establishment that boasts a captivating blend of architectural design and a serene natural setting. With over 150 m2 of indoor and outdoor mat space, it offers a generous area for various activities. The structure itself is constructed using bricks, lending it a distinct character. The symbiotic relationship between the architecture and the environment fosters a sense of harmony and connection with the natural world.
|Day 1 – 4 March 28 – 31
|4 BJJ Sessions
|Yoga and Strechimg Classes
|Excurtions to Historical Places
- 3 Nights
- 3 Meals a day
- Family friendly