Phone: 972-740-4412
Email: [email protected]

Magness Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Martial Arts Academy
621 Jealouse Way Suite 101
Cedar Hill, TX 75104

Monday-Friday: 9:00am-11:00am & 4:30pm-8:30pm
Saturdays: 9:30am -12:00pm



January 2020

Jiu-Jitsu is a group effort!


Although the competition aspect of Jiu-Jitsu is an individual performance, it is most definitely a group effort! This picture summarizes that pretty well! Support of family, friends, training partners, coaches, and many others goes into learning and mastering the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu!  This ties directly into our idea at the academy that "We Are [...]

Jiu-Jitsu is a group effort!2020-01-13T14:28:04+00:00

December 2019

The evolution of Jiu-Jitsu


Jiu Jitsu is evolving extremely fast. It wouldn't be a stretch to say it's one of the fastest evolving martial arts on the planet. One of the most common examples of this is the variety of rule sets that we are seeing in Jiu-Jitsu. These could be viewed as branches of the tree reaching out [...]

The evolution of Jiu-Jitsu2019-12-05T17:10:26+00:00

November 2019

Home of the F2W Brown Belt Champion


On November 2nd our very own Coach Sheliah Lindsey went to Denver, CO  and challenged for the F2W 135 lb Brown Belt Championship! She secured a submission victory with a very strong RNC.  Sheliah has become an extremely competent Jiu-Jitsu practitioner. Along with competing she teaches a class on  Thursday, Friday and Sunday here at [...]

Home of the F2W Brown Belt Champion2019-11-12T17:25:20+00:00

October 2019

Building Friendships Through Adversity


Many times we see in life that lasting friendships develop from people who have faced adversity together. It's quite often that this happens on the mat in Jiu-Jitsu. Training together day in and day out creates a bond that is founded on respect, integrity, perseverance, an a sprinkle of gratitude. Over the years i've seen [...]

Building Friendships Through Adversity2019-10-30T10:34:41+00:00

We showed the world what we’re doing in Cedar Hill


We sent 3 competitors to the Fight 2 Win Jiu-Jitsu competition on October 4th. Sheliah Lindsey came home with the victory over a current UFC fighter. Sheliah submitted her accomplished opponent in 1 minute and 40 seconds with a triangle choke from the closed guard. Big Congratulations to Sheliah for her accomplishments in Jiu-Jitsu, we [...]

We showed the world what we’re doing in Cedar Hill2019-10-08T17:18:51+00:00

September 2019

Kids Jiu-Jitsu at Magness BJJ!


Recently this video was made by our very own Albert Garcia! He encapsulated what it is to be a part of our kids program! We instill qualities of: -Self Defense -Confidence -Responsibility -Courage -Integrity -Perseverance -Generosity -Attendance -Compassion and much more! If you're looking for a place for your child to learn martial [...]

Kids Jiu-Jitsu at Magness BJJ!2019-09-19T16:55:48+00:00

August 2019

Everyone in this picture had a first day at the Academy!


One of the hardest steps to take in your journey of learning Jiu-Jitsu is that first step into the Academy. Coming into the Academy, you have absolutely no idea what will happen next! Will they be in a big circle and throw me in the middle with a giant man? Will they be friendly? or [...]

Everyone in this picture had a first day at the Academy!2019-08-15T08:39:25+00:00

July 2019

Adult Jiu-Jitsu Classes 7 days a week!


We are very proud to offer Jiu-Jitsu classes 7 days a week! 2 classes a day Mon-Fri and Saturday and Sunday morning! As our Academy is growing not only in talent but also in numbers, we are continuing to offer a more convenient schedule. We understand people with all different types of schedules want to [...]

Adult Jiu-Jitsu Classes 7 days a week!2019-07-18T16:43:47+00:00

July News at Cedar Hill Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu


We are so grateful to live in such an incredible country, and look forward to celebrating July 4th with family and friends! Happy 4th everyone! Here are a couple news updates: 1. We will be training no-gi the entire month of July! Texas heat is no joke, and this is a great opportunity to focus [...]

July News at Cedar Hill Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu2019-07-02T07:30:57+00:00

June 2019

Why train martial arts?


We feel martial arts is a very beneficial opportunity available to everyone in our area! Many things in society have become very easy, physical and mental adversity is avoided and can almost be completely avoided in some circumstances. Jiu-Jitsu gives us an opportunity to face face adversity on a regular basis. We've talked about this [...]

Why train martial arts?2019-06-06T18:04:08+00:00