Vinnie Brightman | Instructor
black belt in brazilian jiu-jitsu
black belt in tang so do
intermediate rank in jeet kune do
personal fitness trainer
carlson gracie student & instructor
847 Hamilton Ave
195 Rubber Ave
Naugatuck CT 06770
Teaching and competing is my life. I've been immersed in martial arts since childhood and I'm certain it's my life's calling. I especially enjoy Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and have a great respect for the Carlson Gracie style of teaching and learning and all the traditions that go along with it.
I get a lot of satisfaction out of sharing my passion with my students, adults and kids alike. It's an awesome feeling to be able to teach someone a skill that changes their life for the better. It's an amazing sport, packed with all sorts of positive effects on the body and mind.
I invite you to come down and try out a class for free. I promise, you won't regret it!