About Us

About Us

Hasan as the head of GrapplingLab BJJ, started his grappling journey back in 2001 in ADCC (Abu Dhabi Combat Club). He trained freestyle wrestling under Alexander Savko (Sasha, the belldozer), and with Peter Baltaliyski and Lubomir Guedjev. A year later, he joined the next mat in the ADCC to start his BJJ journey under old school Brazilian masters who used to handle the ADCC team throughout the years, like masters Carlos Santos, Suyan Queiroz, Olavo Abreu, Sid Jacinto, Marcelo Motta, Ricardo Fraenkel, Alex Paz, Moh’d Jehad, Rafael Haubert, and many more masters. Moving to New Zealand end of 2013, Hasan’s BJJ still ongoing with great guidelines and old school values under master Paulo Sorriso, Hasan holds a Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

At Grappling-Lab you will learn pure BJJ. You and your family members are welcome to join and learn.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Back to Basics..

Time Table*


Monday: 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Sunday: 2:30pm to 3:30pm


Friday: 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Sunday: 3:30pm to 5:00pm

* More classes will be added soon




– Convenient payment, choose fortnightly or monthly payments.

– Bring a family member to enjoy learning Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu together and get a special price.

– You can wear White, Blue or Navy Blue gis only, check with us for details or special deals for your BJJ gear.

– Please feel free to contact me if are looking for private classes (one-to-one) or regarding any other requests. 

Membership Options

Individual membership: 

# For kids and school students: $ 100 per month or $170 per term.

# For adults: $120 per month

Plus-one: join with a family member or your partner for special rates, enjoy learning BJJ together.

# Plus-one for kids & students: membership for both: $180 monthly or $320 per term.

 # Plus-one for adults: membership $220 monthly for both.

GrapplingLab BJJ Club | Howick  Leisure Centre