Local Jiu Jitsu Studio Hosts Promotion

Instructor Jay Zeballos (center) with his martial arts students before the promotion ceremony.

Malibu’s Jean Jacques Machado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu studio hosted its spring kids promotion ceremony on May 23. Young martial artists ages four through 13 were awarded with stripes on their belts to acknowledge their hard work. 

Studio owner, chief instructor and renowned martial artist Jean Jacques Machado led the ceremony along with instructor Jay Zeballos.