Address: 24 Jericho Turnpike, New Hyde Park, New York City 11040(Get Directions)
Phone: (516) 616-4662
Head Instructor: Joe Scarola
ABOUT GRACIE BARRA LONG ISLAND
Joe Scarola started training in the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu when he was 18 years old. He has trained with and learned from many great instructors including Renzo Gracie, Rodrigo Gracie, Matt Serra, and Nick Serra. Professor Joe was promoted to black belt in 2005 by Renzo Gracie and Matt Serra (first black belt given by Matt) Professor Joe now continues training and learning from the great instructors of the Legendary Gracie Barra Team. He has competed and won many Grappling, Jiujitsu, and MMA competitions. Professor Joe now uses that experience to pass knowledge on to all of his students.