Kids Martial Arts Classes in Calgary
Kids & Teens Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a grappling based martial art highly prized for it’s effects on building character, respect and discipline. With roots in judo, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu makes use of throws, wrestling, positional reversals, joint locks and various other techniques to aid the grounded practitioner in controlling any situation. Due to this, it’s also one of the best suited forms to teach self defense, body awareness and overall agility. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu also positively stimulates the mind, boosting focus and concentration in all areas of life. Our Youth/Children BJJ program is structured to help guide students toward their ultimate potentials, fostering a strong body and strong mind to take on every facet of school and life.
Learning a martial art like Brazilian Jiu Jitsu can help transform a child's life. From gaining in physical skills to the confidence to take on any challenge, we seek to foster self-esteem, discipline and courage in our youth. We have designed a wide range of classes and activities specifically for the large range of children in our communities with groups for 4-6 years old, 7-9 years old and 10-14 years old. With our hands on approach to teaching you are sure to see your child progress in leaps and bounds in to the little warriors they truly are.
What to expect at your child's First Class
• Start with a warm up with functional games and activities to enhance technique in a fun and interactive way
• Movement drills to improve flexibility, coordination and body awareness
• Techniques and theory with partners for one-on-one interaction
• Controlled and supervised live drilling with partners
• Finish with a cool down followed by the history and teachings of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
Why Should You Join?
We are 100% dedicated to martial arts. Your child will always leave our classes feeling proud, strong, happy and excited to keep up with their personal goals. All of our instructors are passionate about what they teach and it will show in their classes. We will share important lessons about discipline, fitness and focus all in a fun and engaging environment. You won't believe the confidence and self-esteem your child will gain while training with us at Elite.
Give us a try and watch your child grow with our proven martial arts system. You won't be disappointed.
- Strengthen the body and mind to take on challenges
- Boost confidence, body image and self esteem
- Increased agility and motor coordination
- Build social relationships, friendships and teamwork skills
- Learn self defense and support anti-bullying