On a Tuesday afternoon, we got a call from a reporter from the San Clemente Times. I, Sensei Paulo Guillobel, was teaching my classes, so Esteban, our Program Director answered the phone. The reporter congratulated us for winning an award ...READ MORE
Paulo Guillobel is a 6th-degree black belt instructor, an author, and a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion. He is the founder of Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu San Clemente, Orange County's Top Martial Art school and Empowerment Program for children and adults.
On October 24th, 2020, Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu San Clemente held a rank promotion event where some of our black belts were promoted to their next rank. At this event, Sensei Saulo Ribeiro, founder of the Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu Association and IBJJF ...READ MORE
One martial art principle is to be adaptable to the circumstances. Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu School in San Clemente is doing just that. We are in the middle of a world Pandemic that no one has experienced in our lifetime. A ...READ MORE
What is the Best of San Clemente People’s Choice Award? Fourteen years ago, our local newspaper The San Clemente Times (SC Times) created an annual poll where its readers can vote for their favorite businesses in different categories. After all ...READ MORE
The hope of earning the black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu prioritizes itself each time one steps on the mat. Some practitioners discover it sooner than others. For Micah Gregory-Kai Ohlen, a brown belt under Sensei Paulo Guillobel, the end of ...READ MORE
The Team Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu San Clemente has been pretty busy lately. In August, Sensei Guillobel and some of the Guillobel Team members were invited by one of the San Clemente Youth League Football coaches, Chris Culbertson, to share some ...READ MORE
Preparing a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu demonstration with twenty-one kids, one teenager, and two adults is not an easy thing to do, but yet, every year Guillobel Brazilian Jiu-jitsu School does just that. The preparation takes a few weeks. Our Demo Team ...READ MORE