Come and spar with the crew!

Sparcrew is now onto year five and always open for new members! We specialize in Jiu-Jitsu but also offer drop-in classes in Kids & Parents BJJ and Yoga for Fitness. Sparcrew has many classes for beginners and night classes for working people (20:30 pm).

Rental gis (1,000yen) are also available. We are now offering newcomers one free trial session. If you want to get stronger or lose weight, or just want to have fun, please come join us right now!!

Sparcrew is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training facility located in Umegaoka, Tokyo.

The team was founded by IBJJF Asian 2017 Black Featherweight Master 3 finalist Tetsuo Ohkawa in May 30, 2019.

We aim to create a friendly and relaxing atmosphere for all members to train and enjoy Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. For this purpose, our gym offers classes to children and adults in the disciplines of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Submission Grappling, and Conditioning.

We offer members a variety of facilities in our 1stfloor location, including 60m2 mat area, fitness area, bathrooms, and a Sparcrew brand merchandise shop.

Our members range from old to young (66 yrs old purple belt veteran – 13 yrs old JH school student), active competitors, and fitness enthusiasts. We look forward to training with students of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu of all skill levels from Beginners to Advanced.



Monday – Friday 10:30 – 22:00

Saturday 10:00 – 18:00

Sunday Holiday (Open to Private lesson, Parents & Kids BJJ Class, and YOGA)

Holidays – No instruction is provided on national holidays; private lesson and gym facilities available. 

As of Feb 2024


Prices and Registration Fee: 

Enrollment FeeMonthly Fee*Pre-payment for credit card/cash
Men¥11,000¥14,3006 month - ¥96,800
8 Days¥11,000¥12,1006 month - ¥83,600 
Ladies¥11,000¥9,9006 month - ¥70,400
School Students(over 13)¥11,000¥9,9006 month - ¥70,400
Kids(Age 7-12)¥6,600¥8,8006 month - ¥59,400
GI Keeping Service¥6,600We wash and fold your gi after each use
OtherSports Insurance(voluntary) ¥2,000
*Including admin. fees

*Pre-payment for credit card/cash is available to new members & long-term residents only. Promotion discount does not apply for this payment method. Please bring your passport and let us take a copy of it. We will treat your personal information with care.

*If you are staying for less than six months, we will consider it, so please feel free to ask.

*If you wish to pend your membership, please complete the procedure by the 10th of the previous month and the fee will be 2,200 yen (tax included) per month. If you wish to change your course, please complete the procedure by the 10th of the previous month due to bank withdrawals.

*Tax included.



To register, please bring the following material direct to the Academy.

– Registration Fee* 

– Japanese bank cashcard, to set up your account for monthly billing. (It is possible to pay in cash only if using the pre-payment for cash)

– If you are student, bring your student ID.

*When you register in the first time, you must pay registration fee + 2 month’s monthly fee in advance.

*After enrollment, monthly fee will be withdrawn starting from the 3rdmonth, so please bring your bank cashcard to set up your account by that time.


Access to Sparcrew Gym

Sparcrew BJJ Gym

– Umegaoka 1-15-14 1F, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo

– TEL 03-6413-7753 (Sparcrew gym)

– E-mail

– Odakyu Line Umegaoka Station exit: 3 minutes on foot

– Tokyu Setagaya Line Yamashita Station exit: 10 minutes on foot

*If you come by car, we will introduce you a coin parking nearby. There are several parking lots near the gym (a little bit cheaper than other Setagaya area)


Q: Can I come in for a tour of the facility before I sign up?
A: Yes, we strongly recommend you to check out the facility before making any commitments. 

Q: Is there a way to try out a class before signing up?
We offer a one-day trial in all disciplines (you may attend all classes held on that day) so you can experience the type of training you will receive. 

Q: How do I sign-up and when can I start?
A: *Come in to the Academy and fill out our sign-up form. Once payment is accepted you can start immediately!

*Must call up or email before coming in, thanks!

If you have any question, feel free to ask from inquiry form. >>>