Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - Beginner

Martial Arts Class - Youth

The YMCA offers a variety of martial arts classes for different ages and skill levels. These classes are a great way to learn self-discipline, self-esteem, and respect.


4 - 7


On or before 11/30/2018


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Participants will learn self-defense techniques such as throws and joint-locks while gaining self-confidence and mental discipline. our YMCA instructors emphasize anti-bullying and sportsmanship. Above all, we want your child to enjoy Brazilian jiu-jitsu and have fun. During the monthly session, we will focus on specific skills and character values.

This program is an introduction to Brazilian jiu-jitsu fundamentals. Students will learn basic positioning, submissions and drills that focus on technique and self-control.

Our YMCA instructors have over 25 years of collective experience in both practicing and teaching jiu-jitsu. Matt Palupelelei earned his Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt after years of hard work and dedication. Our other instructors, Sammy, Drew and Sam have earned high-level jiu-jitsu belts and have compted in numerous tournaments both nationally and internationally.