Our purpose is to provide people with intelligent self defense instruction.

Who we are

Who we are
We are proud to be part of an incredible affiliation, the Pedro Sauer Jiu-Jitsu Association. Within that broader group, we are under the Atlanta Martial Arts Center, which is headed by Professor Alan Baker.

The head coaches of the school are Brian Hendrix and Michael Lander. They are Certified Instructors of Team Pedro Sauer. Together, they have over 30 years of martial arts experience.


Group Classes and Family Classes

Through the study of Jiu-Jitsu, we will help your body to mechanically improve. From this, all areas of your life will develop as you learn new kinds of humility and confidence along your journey.

Online Resources

The Pedro Sauer Association is unique as you have online resources so you can: 1. Preview upcoming classes 2. Study techniques 3. Log your learning hours

Free Seminars

Throughout each year, we are able to train with other schools from the Pedro Sauer Association.

Social Media


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Group Classes
Monday, 6:00-7:30am
Tuesday, 6:30-7:30pm, 7:30-8:30pm
Wednesday, 6:00-7:30am
Thursday, 6:30-7:30pm, 7:30-8:30pm
Friday, 6:00-7:30am
Saturday, 9:00-11:00am

Family Classes
Sunday, 3:00-4:30pm
Wednesday, 6:30-8:00pm


  • South Mack Smith Road, Chattanooga, TN, USA
  • Near 1600 South Mack Smith Rd, right next to the corner of Prater Rd.