Master Joe Moreira Interview O.C.

Orange County BJJ has a long history in Southern California.  Whether Martial Artists came form Japan, China, Brazil, Philipines, etc., they all seemed to have taken root here in Southern California.  Here is a spectacular two part interview by with our very own Coral Belt, Master Joe Moreira.  It’s two parts.  Take the time to learn […]

SASDEF KIDS. The best kind of summer fun!

SASDEF KIDS.  The best kind of summer fun! Tomacelli is proud to announce another new member of the coaching staff.  Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blackbelt and Self Defense specialist Professor Mike Postil, as well as the founder of SASDEF: Situational Awareness Self-Defense, brings to your children the knowledge and skill sets needed for your children to not only […]

Raw. Cold Pressed. Organic. Juiced. Fuel

Everyone at Tomacelli Academy knows how crazy I am about clean fuel for the body. So in lieu of just talking about the fuel I choose for my body, and instead of just showing you on Instagram and Facebook posts, I have decided to put the proper fuel at your fingertips for optimum performance on […]


In times of need we assemble our Jiu-Jitsu brothers and sisters for support. We belong to a fraternity that relies on itself to support our elders and masters when the time arises. That time is now… It is time to show the Honor, Loyalty, and Respect that a true Grand Master and pioneer of Brazilian […]

Don’t tell me it can’t be done!

  I know this is not a BJJ or MMA based post.  It simply transcends sports in general. My best friend growing up in Maine has achieved what most would consider seemingly impossible.  I don’t need to write much more.  Just know since 3rd grade Tanner Grover has been coaching basketball from an electric wheelchair.  […]

Kids Boxing has arrived at Tomacelli Academy

WELCOME TO TOMACELLY ACADEMY’S NEWEST YOUTH PROGRAM: OLDSCHOOL BOXING CLASS WITH TOMMY WISH Local legend and boxing guru,  Tommy Wish, takes the helm of the kids class here at Tomacelli Acadademy.  With a plethora of fight experience and knowledge coach Tommy will not only help forge your child’s moral compass, but he will also make sure your kids […]