BJJ Open Mat

Enhance Your Technique and Elevate Your Skills at Our Open Mat Sessions


BJJ Open Mat

Get to know

Spartan Academy Open Mat sessions provide a unique opportunity for all practitioners to further enhance their skills and connect with the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu community in an open and supportive environment.

During our Open Mat sessions, the mats come alive with the energy and passion of practitioners of all levels. It’s a time where you can freely explore your techniques, test your abilities, and engage in friendly rolls with fellow enthusiasts. Whether you are seeking to refine your technique, challenge yourself, or simply enjoy the camaraderie of like-minded individuals, our Open Mat sessions are the perfect platform to elevate your BJJ journey.

At Spartan Academy, we believe that Open Mat sessions are essential for personal growth and development in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. It is a time where you can adapt to different styles, experiment with new strategies, and deepen your understanding of the art. Our experienced instructors are present during Open Mat sessions, providing guidance and support to help you maximize your training experience.

Join us at Spartan Academy’s Open Mat Sessions and immerse yourself in a vibrant community of passionate BJJ practitioners. 

Open mat sessions are where growth and connection flow in the world of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Class Schedule

Saturday Open Mat - 10:00 AM

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What they say about us

Explore the glowing reviews from our students and discover why our school is hailed as a premier destination for learning and growth in the martial arts community in South Carolina!

"Awesome facility and a great professor in Guybson SA. If you are in Columbia this is the best place for BJJ or MMA training!."

Jacob McClintock

"Top notch BJJ school. Over the years I've moved around and trained at several places. Spartan Academy is the best by far."

Vini Clark

"One of the most Exceptional facility's I've been too. Mat space is one of the nicest things and too add a great professor. Any time I'm in Columbia area this will be a gym I'll stop by."

Wes Allan

"I'm a purple belt from out of town working. The Spartan team treated me like family. On top of good atmosphere it has great coaching and fun rolls. The instructor gets in there and mixes it up also and let's u work not just killing people. I will be back again for sure!."

Daniel Greer

"I was in Columbia on a business trip and Guybson allowed me to attend a class free of charge. He and his wife were very welcoming and professional. The first thing that impressed me about this gym was the cleanliness. I was also impressed with the technique drilling and structure of the class. If you want an elite level of Jiu Jitsu and MMA instruction highly recommend this gym."

Leonard Greenwood

"World class instruction with a man who's very name embodies the true spirit on BJJ...Oss!."

Marc Gervais

"If your in South Carolina you gotta check this place out!."

David Marks

Benefits of BJJ Open Mat

Practical application

Styles adaptation

Problem-solving skills

Resilience building

Confidence boost

Community networking

Game innovation

Versatile training partners


Questions About BJJ Open Mat

Find answers to frequently asked questions about Spartan Academy BJJ Open Mat sessions. 

An open mat session is a designated time where practitioners can train freely, practice techniques, and engage in sparring without formal instruction.

Open mat sessions are typically open to practitioners of all levels, from beginners to advanced practitioners, all ages.

Instructors may be present during open mat sessions to provide guidance and ensure a safe training environment, but the training is primarily self-directed.

Open mat sessions provide an opportunity to refine techniques, experiment with different styles, build resilience, and develop a deeper understanding of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu through practical application.

Yes, open mat sessions are a great chance to connect with other practitioners and find training partners within the BJJ community.


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