The de Been name is at the forefront of Australian Jiu Jitsu, establishing Australia's first Jiu Jitsu academy in 1993. With a rich history, de Been Jiu Jitsu continues to create new inroads into this growing sport - forging new techniques, innovative concepts, and great individuals in the process.


Congrats Max de Been!

June 12, 2017 marks a huge milestone for de Been Jiu Jitsu. A big congrats to Max de Been for receiving his Black belt, we couldn't be any happier and prouder knowing that our future is in the greatest hands possible.

The First International de Been Academy

We would like to officially welcome our very first International de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu academy located in:

Jakarta, Indonesia.

J.E.T International Team for Abu Dhabi World Youth 2017


We are super proud to announce the de Been Jiu Jitsu J.E.T International Team. Everyone from our JET team did us proud throughout 2016 and we look forward to these members now representing us Internationally.

We have fully sponsored the members of the JET International Team to travel and compete at the 2017 ABU DHABI WORLD YOUTH JIU JITSU CHAMPIONSHIPS .

Our team members are:

Bri Kelly - Torquay, Victoria.

Will McCamley - St Kilda, Victoria.

Brionni Cuskelly - St Kilda, Victoria.

Kyle Mayochi - Cairns, Queensland.

Brodie Mayocchi - Cairns, Queensland.

We look forward to keeping you updated with their journey to Abu Dhabi.

More details about how to be apart of the De Been Jiu Jitsu JET Program for 2017/2018 will be announced soon.

Exciting news coming for country Victoria!

Opened April 2017!

Congratulations to Greg at our latest Academy, Wodonga in Victoria. We are very excited to be part of country Australia and are looking forward to a very bright future from Greg and the team at de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu Wodonga.

Australia's #1 Jiu Jitsu Academy.

Give your child the gift of confidence.

The de Been Junior program will teach your child critical life skills including self defence, discipline, confidence, all whilst having the best fun doing it!   

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Developing the correct foundations for beginners is crucial! the de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu Beginners Blue Belt program instills the foundations to make champions. 

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Jiu Jitsu empowers women to protect themselves. de Been Jiu Jitsu's Women's only program teaches women the techniques in a safe, comfortable environment. 

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Advanced Jiu Jitsu development is not just based on advanced techniques. de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu teaches technique pathways using philosophy and strategy.

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Jiu Jitsu Royalty.



During my career as a martial artist, I’ve met, trained and learned with some of the best in the business. But just a few are at the top of that list of extraordinary individuals. One of these people is Peter de Been. Pete has an incredible passion for what he does which is what makes him the most decorated Jiu Jitsu professional in Australia to train with.

- Rafael Correa de Lima "Gordinho"
Multiple time Brasil National Champion.
World Champion.
Co-founder of Evolve MMA.
President of Start Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy.

Pure Jiu Jitsu Lineage.

Carlos Gracie Sr.   >   Carlos Gracie Jr.   >   Peter de Been   >   You!   

Congratulations to the 2016/17 Junior Elite Team.


The JET selection process took place take place on Saturday 25th June 2016 at de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu Headquarters St Kilda. We had many exceptionally talented kids participate who came from far and wide across Australia.

The decision on who should make the National team was very difficult, however after much consideration we have our very first Junior Elite Team!

Social Snapshot.


The Greatest gift you can give your child is the gift of CONFIDENCE!
— Child Psychologist


de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu Store.

The de Been Jiu Jitsu Range has been developed and made with Koral Fight Co (the World's most respected Jiu Jitsu Apparel brand), this is in keeping with de Been Jiu Jitsu being the undisputed number one team in the Pacific Region.

You can be proud representing Team de Been with this high quality range.


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