Upcoming Events

Women's Self Defense Seminar

Date & Time
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Noon to 4 p.m.

$50 per participant
(Bring a friend and save: $80 for two participants)

Impact Jiu Jitsu
4240 SW Cedar Hills Blvd
Beaverton, OR 97005

This seminar offers real skills and hands-on training in a safe environment. Participants will learn how to defend themselves against an attacker and how to create space in order to leave a bad situation in this in depth clinic. The course is lead by Impact Jiu Jitsu instructors Matt Leech and Woody Little. Both are law enforcement/fire instructors with over 20 years of training experience (each).

To Register
For more information and to register, contact Woody Little at 503-957-3396 or woody.little@frontier.com.

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Who is Impact Jiu Jitsu?

We are a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts and Fitness academy with locations in Beaverton, Gladstone, Hillsboro, Hood River, Klamath Falls, McMinnville, Newberg, Pendleton, Portland, Roseburg, Salem, and Sherwood, Oregon.

Since we began teaching Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts more than 15 years ago, we have watched these sports grow exponentially in popularity and exposure. We are proud to say that Impact has kept up with the times. Today, we are the home to 22 Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belts and more than 400 members. We are one of the best and largest academy’s of our kind in the Northwest. We have achieved this while continuing to maintain the core values that have made us who we are: excellent class content, outstanding coaching, strong ties to our communities, and a very close social network of trusted friends.

Why Choose Impact Jiu Jitsu?

We offer Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts, Sports Performance and Group Fitness classes to adults and children of all ages and experience levels. Our members vary from sport hobbyists to competitive athletes. They hold titles from white belt to black belt; from MMA enthusiast to Heavyweight Champion; from get back in shape to pushing personal limits. Our dedication to personal growth paired with our love of the sport and respect for one another is what sets us apart and allows us to meet the needs of such a wide array of members.

We pride ourselves on making our training partners better every time they step on the mat. We know that the better they become, the better we will become and the better the academy becomes.

We have a long history and are known for our exceptional instruction and talent.

Click here to learn more about how Impact Jiu Jitsu began and the history of Jiu Jitsu.

Our Mission


  • First and foremost, we are dedicated to meeting our existing members’ needs.
  • We strive to stay current and relevant in our instruction and class offerings.
  • We insist on maintaining a clean, safe and constructive environment at all times.
  • We empower our members to reach their potential (and help them enjoy doing it).


What our students say about Impact

In a recent survey, members of Impact Jiu Jitsu were asked to comment on their level of satisfaction with the gym. Here’s a sampling of what they had to say:

“I think it is great to train at Impact, I like the cozy, relaxed atmosphere, the highly competent coaches, friendliness and openness. It is a fantastic place, so I’m really satisfied with it. You always feel welcome there, and that’s really important. And thanks for making such a great gym.”

“In addition to the excellent instruction, the number of quality training partners is a major factor in my satisfaction.”

“Impact has always had great classes and a great welcoming staff. That is what keeps me coming back.”

“Outstanding. I am extremely happy with the quality of instruction and material presented.”

“Amazing gym, Amazing coaches, Amazing teammates... Amazing staff, thank you!”