Brazilian Top Team

Brazilian Top Team is a world renowned name in both Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and the sport of MMA. The team and its coaches have helped pioneer BJJ and MMA into the forefront of combat sports.

BTT has recently opened their Boca Raton, FL location. The academy offers a variety of classes ranging from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu to Muay Thai kickboxing. The program is directed by head coach and instructor Joao Amaral. Professor Joao Amaral is a 4th-degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and has vast experience in the world of mixed martial arts.

He has created an environment that welcomes students of all backgrounds and experience levels to join the exciting program here in Boca Raton, FL. Have some doubt? If so, we invite you to take advantage of one of our free introductory classes where you’ll experience the art of BJJ as well as enjoy a heart-pumping workout.



Law Enforcement • Teachers • Students

If you are looking for a professional training environment, Brazilian Top Team Boca is the place for you!



Jiu-Jitsu and Judo

We have classes for all ages and levels. Our kid's classes incorporate fun activities designed to improve overall fitness.







  • The environment at BTT in Boca Raton is top notch and Joao Amaral, the head instructor, is a class act. He is very technical, good at explaining BJJ moves, which are not simple, and he makes you feel like family.
    — Vincent
  • The absolute best place to train! Incredible instruction and attention to detail! Great attitude and environment to learn and expand your ground game.
    — Matt
  • BTT is a wonderful environment for training Jiu-Jitsu. The team is full of great people and Prof. Joao Amaral is a top class instructor.
    — Carl
  • This is best Jiu Jitsu school I have been to. And I have been to many.
    — Clay