FIND BBJ CLASSES NEAR YOU
BBJ Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes are growing in popularity. Many MMA martial artists around the world use Brazilian Jiu Jitsu techniques as part of their fight repertoire. BJJ techniques are realistic and effective when it comes to fighting.
Why not join a BBJ class near you?
WHO SHOULD JOIN A BBJ CLASS?
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes are ideal for everyone. With classes available for children, beginners, intermediate, advanced and competition levels. BBJ classes can be enjoyed by both sexes, male and female.
The sport is great for women in that it teaches a smaller, weaker person how to defend against a bigger, stronger assailant by using various techniques to overcome the other person. Find a Brazilian Ju-Jitsu classes near you today.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
BBJ classes teach students the subtleties of anticipating another person's intentions by utilising movement and body position on the ground, practising evasive techniques, combining elements of attack and defence.
Classes focus on grappling and ground fighting. Students learn how to evade an attack by using leverage, counter techniques, subdue opponents with hold downs or locking techniques, and apply pressure points to disable an attacker.
BJJ students are taught how to control their emotions and actions teaching respect and discipline.
BJJ was begun in 1914, by Maeda, a Japanese Jui-do Martial Arts expert. He was given the opportunity to travel to Brazil to promote "jiu-do" by giving demonstrations and accepting challenges. It was from this visit that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Martial Art was born.
Developed further in Brazil by Helio Gracie who later moved to the USA. He set up Gracie schools developing the art and hence the name 'Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu'. He promoted BBJ across the USA and around the world.
WHERE DO I FIND A BBJ CLASS
Expect to find BBJ classes across the UK. It's growing in popularity with many MMA clubs offering BBJ classes.
Select from a number of local Brazilian Jiu jitsu classes in your area. Clubs offer introductory classes or free try outs - check out our offers section.
Find a local BBJ classes in London, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Liverpool, Bristol and other major UK cities near you.