Frota Academy – Zürich

If you’re in Switzerland and you want to train BJJ, MMA, or any other martial art… Then there’s no better option than our Zürich headquarters.

Take your first trial class in any of our martial arts programs – and see why we’re regarded as one of the best martial arts academies in the world:

  • coaches with decades worth of fighting and coaching experience;
  • a number of martial arts programs to choose from;
  • schedule that fits perfectly with your daily obligations;
  • a choice between groupprivate, and corporate classes;
  • superb fitness area;
  • access to the best personal trainers, nutritionists, and physiotherapists;
  • and so much more.

Our 850m² facility is located in the heart of Zürich, in Badenerstrasse 434; 10 minutes from the main tram station and with 20 parking spaces.

Have any questions?
Feel free to contact us via phone [(+41) 76 368 62 93] or
via email (


What others have to say about us:

Augusto is a great friend and one of my top students ,by far he exceeds the goal he has set for himself and his students , Frota Team rocks !
Rodrigo Nogueira Minotauro, MMA Legend UFC /Pride Fighter

Augusto Frota is a very dedicated fighter and teacher with a great eye for details.
Besides that he is a very humble and honest guy. He will get the best out of you regarding to fighting and in personal life.

Martin De Iong, President Shooto Europe / Trainer/Manager Team Golden Glory Member of G4 Productions / CEO Ultimate Glory

The best place to be if you are in Zurich, great environment, great group and awesome place to learn martial arts. One of the most beautiful gym that I’ve seen.

Marcus Almeida (Buchecha), IBJJF World Championship

Switzerand and Europe for that matter is lucky to have someone like Augusto Frota spreading the BJJ gospel in its land.
Besides being a top fighter Augusto is a great instructor and a good guy. If you have a chance go train and learn from him.
He is one of my favorite people to train with.

Kid Peligro, BJJ Black / Belt and Author

The most beautiful gym in Zurich! High level professionals martial art!

Katel e Ge kubis, *

The best academy in the whole Switzerland.. a must attend if you live there or you are just passing through… Great instructors and great facilities… if you are in Master Frota’s hands.. you are in great hands. A must go academy for Brazilian jiu-jitsu

Renzo Gracie, *

We are from same place Fortaleza-Brazil , what at first place makes us buddy !I was his coach for a time ,Augusto has always been a great person besides a very dedicated athlete with an enormous potential!

Marcus Aurelio, BJJ Black / Belt and Author

To speak about my friend Augusto and his Team I am a bit suspicious ,he is the one that gave me the opportunity to have my first fight in Europe (Shooto ) ,and after that It was the beginning of many victories and a great start of my International career .Augusto was a person who made a revolutions for the bjj to get bigger and bigger, for growing of BJJ in Switzerland and Europe ,his team has high level athletes and one of the best of Europe ,if is not the best .Thanks my friends from Switzerland ,today you guys are part of my family ,with respect and special affection to you all!

Roan Carneiro (Jucao), BJJ Black / Belt and Author

Badenerstrasse 434
8004 Zürich, Switzerland
Phone: (+41) 76 368 62 93