Learn why Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a very distinctive martial art, like
Gentle Art: No Strikes_ Jiu-Jitsu
is the oldest form of Martial Art. It literally means Gentle Art in
All our techniques are based on leverage, with minimum effort. Unlike
Karate and Taekwondo, our Martial
Art does not have any form of strike. No kicks nor punches.
A Complete Martial Art_ While other Martial Arts are purely
Ďon their feetí, BJJ teaches you stand up, take
downs AND ground techniques. BJJ is a very well rounded Martial Art
that develops on you a complete game.
The Best Self-Defense_
Itís proven: more than 90% of the fights on the street end up on the
and with a high level of contact. And thatís why BJJ has one of the
best self defense techniques
(specially for women), because:
Itís a full contact Martial Art;
It does not relay on strength; and
Its focus is on the ground.
BJJ is Not About Forms_
Jiu-Jitsu is a very dynamic Martial Art. Itís not only about
memorizing, but also
BJJ is Not About Strength_ Jiu-Jitsu
is maximum of efficiency, to minimum of effort.
Chess With Your Body_
Jiu-Jitsu makes you think ahead. Itís a game of action-reaction:
playing chess with your body. The submission is the checkmate.
No One is Excluded_ Doesnít
matter if you are tall or short, fast or slow, skinny or strong, young
man or woman. Anyone can train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and still be really
good at it. Itís just a matter of
adapting your game to your abilities. For us, brain is more important
than physical qualities.