About Us

Qualified Instructors

Grappler's Den Croydon proprietor, Nurul Islam

Combined 30+ years experience in BJJ. All our instructors are insured and have enhanced background checks for your peace of mind.

Safe & Clean Environment

Kimura - Shoulder Lock from Side Control

The training area complies with UKBJJA guidelines for the safety of students - 40mm thickness matting. In addition the instructors are First Aid trained.

Our Philosophy

Spirit of Martial Arts - Bushido

Bushido's Eight Virtues:

Justice, Courage, Benevolence, Honesty and Sincerity,  Honor, Loyalty, Character and Self-Control

Upcoming Classes

No upcoming events.


We operate MONTHLY membership schemes. Drop-in classes also available.

Coming Soon - Our BJJ Programme Technique Videos

Remember to like and subscribe to our channel!

Contact Us

If you have questions about the opportunities available to you in our programmes, send us a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

Message us on WhatsApp

Grappler's Den Croydon

1116 London Road, Norbury, London, SW16 4XD, United Kingdom

07713 881708


Monday - Friday: No BJJ Classes

Saturday: 8:30 am - 10:30 am

Sunday: 8:30 am - 10:30 am (by invite only)

Get in Touch!

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.


Other information


Child Safeguarding Policy

As a member of the UKBJJA we have adopted and comply with their child Protection Policy.  The Child Protection officer for Grappler's Den Croydon is our Head Instructor Nurul Islam - use our contact form if you have any questions or concerns. Click to download a copy of the policy.

Duke of Edinburgh Physical Skills Assessor

We have acted as assessor for students who have elected to have Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as their Physical component for the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze/Silver/Gold Award. We are happy to do this for any student. The minimum requirement is to have  completed 12 weeks attendance as per the minimum DoE requirements.

Visit Our Partners