The Junior Grapplers class focuses on all aspects of martial arts training both physical and mental, developing discipline, courtesy, self-control, confidence, character, concentration, teamwork, and focus. Athletically we work on building strength, flexibility, and coordination. The physical techniques of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu are highly emphasized with this age group. The youth BJJ program is structured and therefore students will be learning a set curriculum put in place by the head instructor. In addition, this class is a bridge and transition into the adult program.
*This program also includes realistic self-defense and Bully proofing techniques to help children stay confident knowing what they learn can work against bigger opponents.
Bravado Jiu-Jitsu provides an environment that is positive, fun, and a "YOU CAN DO IT!" attitude. These programs will build your child’s confidence, ambition and an enthusiastic outlook for the future, increasing school performance and their important role in society.
Did you know that Martial Arts is 10 times better than Team Sports in developing a child's self esteem and confidence?
The Bravado Jiu-Jitsu Academy’s programs can and WILL help your child increase their confidence, self- esteem, discipline, While teaching them life skills that will last them a lifetime and much more.
What is Gracie/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a grappling art developed by the Gracie Family of Brazil. While it contains many stand-up throws, and self-defense techniques that can finish a fight, it is most famous for its extremely effective ground fighting techniques. This Martial Art was developed to allow the smaller person to defeat the larger person through the application of leverage and submission holds such as joint locks and chokes. Gracie Jiu-Jitsu is a versatile Martial Art. Its varied applications include a realistic self-defense system, a complete sport, a proven fighting style and a fun and healthy recreational activity. Because its versatility, it is quickly becoming one of the most popular Martial Arts in the world today.