Phil Migliarese

Phil “Jiu-Jitsu Matrix” Migliarese III is a 5th degree Relson Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt with over 30+ years of experience in BJJ, Muay Thai Kickboxing, & MMA.

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Thanksgiving schedule (open mat)

Happy Thanksgiving to all! Join us for the Turkey roll open mat! All classes at all locations on Thanksgiving are canceled. We are open for normal classes on Wednesday, Friday, Sat and Sunday OPEN MAT: Balance Studios HQ in Fishtown on Thursday at 12 noon-2pm

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Relson Gracie Seminar at Balance Fishtown (Nov 13th, 2018 6-8pm)

Relson Gracie Seminar at Balance Fishtown (Nov 13th, 2018 6-8pm)

Date: November 13th, 2018 Uniform: White Gi Only Times: Class 6pm-8:00pm (Pics after seminar for participants only) Price: $100 (no credit cards or checks) School Owner Price: Bring 5 students, your cost is $50. Bring 10, it’s free Where: Balance HQ in Fishtown (1314 Frankford Ave Philadelphia, PA 19125) Parking Lot: 1232 N Front St, […]

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Belt Promotions + 16 Year Anniversary Party (Nov 10)

Belt Promotions + 16 Year Anniversary Party (Nov 10)

Get out your WHITE GI, it’s promotion time. Take a moment to SHARE this post and congratulate your teammates! Join us from 12-2:30 pm for promotions and then 3-5 pm for our 16th Anniversary party. Remember, Classes in Center City, Fishtown and Northeast are canceled on Nov 10, 2018.   16 years of Balance Studios! […]

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4 New Team Balance Affiliates (OCT 2018)

4 New Team Balance Affiliates (OCT 2018)

We would like to welcome four new Team Balance affiliates in Pennsylvania! Ataraxis BJJ  in Ambler, PA  (Randy and Laura Aiken) Sion BJJ in Southhampton, PA (Steve Austin) Northstar mma  Germantown (Jackson Galka) Berks County Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Reading, PA (Shane Mock, Bryan Boyer and Erik Faust) Please take a second to check out their links […]

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Labor Day Schedule 2018

Happy Labor Day! All regular classes are cancelled at all locations. Below are a few open mats that you make join regardless of affiliation! Balance has been open to everyone for the last 16 years. OPEN MATS on Monday Sept 3 Balance Fishtown: 12noon Balance Center City: 11am Balance Northeast: Closed  

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Migliarese Instagram Video War!

Balance owners, Phil (@JiuJitsuMatrix) and Ricardo Migliarese (@AnimalBlackbelt) are currently competing against each other on Instagram to show the best and most high quality technique videos. Follow Phil (@JiuJitsuMatrix) and Ricardo (@AnimalBlackbelt) to enjoy the battle! Enjoy! #1 The challenge video from Phil (@JiuJitsuMatrix) The #InstaWar is on Ricardo! (@animalblackbelt) Beat this technique!!! Congrats to […]

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Henry Akins seminar at Balance HQ (Mon Aug 27th 6-9pm)

Henry Akins seminar at Balance HQ (Mon Aug 27th 6-9pm)

Henry Akins: Read Bio Here Date: Mon, Aug 27th, 2018 Uniform: White Gi Only Times: Class 6pm-9:00pm (Pics after seminar for participants only) Price: $100 (no credit cards or checks) School Owner Price: Bring 5 students, your cost is $50. Bring 10, it’s free Where: Balance HQ in Fishtown (1314 Frankford Ave Philadelphia, PA 19125) […]

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July 4th Schedule (Holiday Week)

Balance Northeast (Join us in Fishtown for the week) Closed from Monday July 2, 2018 and will resume classes on Monday July 9th, 2019 Balance Center City All classes are normal but Wednesday, July 4th On July 4th, from 10am-12pm, we will have an open mat. All schools/Team are welcome! Balance Fishtown All classes are […]

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Belt Promotions (July 14th, 2018)

Belt Promotions (July 14th, 2018)

Get out your WHITE GI, it’s promotion time. Take a moment to SHARE this post and congratulate your teammates! Join us from 12-2:30 pm for promotions on July 14, 2018 Remember, Classes in Center City, Fishtown and Northeast are canceled on July 14, 2018. Belt Promotions @ Balance HQ When: Saturday, July 14th from 12pm-2:30pm […]

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Memorial Day Schedule 2018

Memorial Day Schedule 2018

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE: Saturday + Sunday Normal Classes Saturday + Sunday Normal Classes Monday: (normal classes are canceled) 7AM open mat  @ Fishtown “HQ” 11AM-12:30 PM @ Center City 12 noon open mat  @ Fishtown “HQ” NOTE: All schools and associations are welcome!

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