Upstream BJJ is proud to be the first affiliate of Fifty/50 Martial Arts Academy in Falls Church, Virginia under black belt Ryan Hall.

Please check out some of our sponsors and friends who help power Upstream.


Roll Forever is an amazing organization that promotes Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in North Carolina and Virginia. The support of Roll Forever has elevated the jiu jitsu scene along the eastern seaboard to new heights through sponsorship of events and seminars with some of the biggest names in jiu jitsu today. We are lucky to have the support of Betty and Roll Forever. Follow Roll Forever on Facebook and Instagram for information on events and how to get involved.


Albino and Preto keeps our head instructor looking good with fresh gis and no gi attire. A brand known for its sleek design and top of the line products, you cannot go wrong with an A&P gi. Check out their newest drops here.

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Richmond is filled with amazing restaurants but Upstream's favourite restaurant is Dinamo. Located a few minutes from the gym, no trip to the area would be complete without stopping in for a meal here. Carnivore and vegan options available. Menu and reservation info here.