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.


Introducing Our New Academy in Heathmont, VIC

de Been Jiu Jitsu Heathmont


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We would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest Academy in Victoria. De Been 100% Jiu Jitsu, Heathmont will be run head instructor Ivan Rakitic who is one of Pete's first Black Belts.

We look forward to a great future with the team at Heathmont!

Congrats Max de Been!

Max became Australia's Youngest Black Belt national champion at the 2017 AFBJJ Nationals.

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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.

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!

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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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To experience de Been 100% Jiu Jitsu for the first time, register now to arrange your first class for free.

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