GB Whittier News

NINJA NIGHT: Snowed In!

Eric Nostrand - Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Ninja Night is this Friday night!!  From 6:30PM - 11PM we invite all of our students in the Kids, Juniors, and Teens classes and their friends to a night full of fun at the academy!  We will be serving food, playing games, having an Xbox tournament, and watching a movie.  Once again, it is open to everyone, so if you want to bring any friends, family members, or classmates, feel free to bring them along! Cost at the door is $15, hope to see you all there!
 
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UFC 137

Eric Nostrand - Saturday, October 29, 2011

GB Whittier invites all its students and their families and friends to come watch the UFC fights tonight.  We will be watching them at Sage Restaurant and Lounge in Uptown Whittier.  It is all ages and free to get in, so bring the entire family!  Nick will be there around 4:30, and the preliminary fights start at 5, so plan on coming at around that time in order to reserve a seat.  Hope to see you all there!!!


- GB Whittier Staff

 

 

Sage Restaurant and Lounge

6511 Greenleaf Avenue
Whittier, CA 90601


 
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Upcoming Events!

Eric Nostrand - Thursday, October 13, 2011

October is going to be a big month here at Gracie Barra Whittier, and we'd like you to be a part of it!  Here's a glimpse of some of the action packed, upcoming events.

October 15

GB Compnet 11 - Tournament at Northwood High School in Irvine, we have a lot of adult and children competitors, come support!

 

October 22

Ninja Night - We will be hosting our inaugural Ninja Night!  Ninja Night will run from 5PM - 8PM, for Kids and Juniors, is open to everyone, so bring your family, friends, and classmates!  There will be food, games, movies, and a whole lot of fun! Come dressed as a ninja or wear your gi, cost is $10 so sign up at the academy!

October 29

UFC 137 - We will be watching the fights at Sage Restaurant and Lounge.  It is all ages and no cover charge, so bring your entire family to have a fun-filled night with the GB Whittier Family!



 
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Year 1 Anniversary Get Together & UFC Party

Eric Nostrand - Thursday, September 22, 2011
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Year 1 Anniversary Get Together & UFC Party
Buffalo Wild Wings In Brea!
It's been 1 year since we've opened the doors at GB Whittier. We've seen a lot of hard work, fun times & improvement out of our students. Now we want to celebrate with a fun get together at Buffalo Wild Wings in Brea. They will be showing the UFC fights (Jon Jones vs Rampage). Make sure you get there early to ensure your seating. Our group will most likely be seated on the upstair patio.

Date: Sept. 24th 
Time: 4:30 for dinner / 6 PM for fights
Seating: First come first serve
Location: Buffalo Wild Wings, Brea (Directions)

Note: BWW enforces a 21+ policy during their UFC PPV events.   

 
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GB Whittier Open Labor Day!

Eric Nostrand - Monday, September 05, 2011
Attention all GB Students. Gracie Barra Whittier will be operating classes as usual on Labor Day, Monday September 5th.

For any information regarding class schedule please call our friendly staff at (562) 640-1400. 
 
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New Schedule!

Eric Nostrand - Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Attention students!

This is a reminder that the new schedule starts tomorrow, September 1st.  The new schedule has all the original class times, but we are adding Advanced Classes 5 days a week and 2 No-Gi classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Tomorrow will also be our first day with our new instructor Lucas Rocha.  Can't wait to see all of you on the mat!

- GB Whittier Staff
 
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Stubriks Steakhouse Dinner

Eric Nostrand - Wednesday, August 10, 2011
For those of you wanting to join us for dinner tonight, here are the vitals on Stubriks Steakhouse.

Website: http://www.stubriks.com/

Directions:  Google Maps

Please show up between 9:15 - 9:30 and like always if you have any questions please call Eric at (714) 476-7444.
 
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Compliment Your Training – Assist Classes

Eric Nostrand - Saturday, August 06, 2011

Are you looking for a way to compliment your training at Gracie Barra? We’re looking for select individuals that want to assist in class instruction. This is a great way to boost your leadership skills, teaching abilities and to help out your home academy. Also, if you aspire to go through our instructors training program this is an excellent first step.

If interested please contact Eric for more information (
eric@gbwhittier.com).


 
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Buddy Week!

Eric Nostrand - Monday, August 01, 2011
Gracie Barra Whittier will be running our first Buddy Week from 8/8 - 8/13.  If you are a student here and want to bring a friend to train, call in or stop by in advance to let Nick know that you will be bringing a guest.  This is a great opportunity to introduce your friends and family to the art that you love so much.  Hope to see a lot of new faces on the mat!

- GB Whittier Staff
 
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Team photos are in!

Eric Nostrand - Thursday, July 14, 2011
Rumble Pix are in! Come by the office to pick up your orders!

- GB Whittier Staff

 
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