Kids Jiu Jitsu
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) is a martial art that focuses on grappling and ground fighting as a self defense. Jiu-Jitsu has recently become more popular and is noted to be one of the fastest growing MMA sports in the United States. The concept of BJJ is that smaller people who are not as strong can defend themselves against a larger, stronger opponent. Through the use of skillful leveraging techniques and effective groundwork, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu martial artists are able to manipulate, subdue, and control their opponent.
Kids Jiu-Jitsu Programs
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an intense, aerobic, and anaerobic workout that helps any child’s fitness and health improve. It is a fun exercise for children to develop body coordination as well as personal development and growth. The benefits of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu go above and beyond any other martial art due to its adaptability in the skills and techniques that a child learns to takedown an opponent.
Training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu takes many people out of their comfort zones because it is based solely on avoiding kicking and punching and little violence. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu uses a variety of joint locks, chokes, holds, and throws instead of the basic punches and kicks. Many children have to focus for extended periods of time since they are training against a resisting partner instead of a paddle or bag. This helps with a child’s thinking process, problem-solving skills, coordination, and physical awareness. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu also helps students at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu self-discipline, respect, and focus. Many parents at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu of Hudson County see an improvement in their child’s increased attention span and focus in school.
Boosts Self Confidence
Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in West New York learn is dedicated to empowering you or your child with the confidence and self-esteem needed to succeed in everyday life. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu can bring out the positive qualities that have always been a part of you or your child, whether that is inner calm, positive mental attitude, patience, or self-discipline. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu will help you overcome obstacles, anger, and self-doubt, and leave you feeling confident in any situation.
Positive Social Interaction
Many parents also choose to enroll their children in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu because it is a great opportunity to make friends. In BJJ you need to have a training partner to practice with, so you spend a lot of time with that person. You can’t learn BJJ by yourself and cannot learn martial art by using paddles or punching bags. You need someone to grapple with and create a bond of trust and reciprocation. You and your partner will motivate and push each other so you know if the new joint lock or throw you learned actually works on an opponent. Members at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu of Hudson County have become close friends and help each other refine their skills and reach their goals.
Engaging and Fun
Learning Jiu-Jitsu at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu will benefit you and your child immensely. BJJ helps build mental toughness, teaches the value of hard work, and gives you the persistence you need in everyday life. Many members at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu have said that BJJ is also a great stress-relief from school or work because it helps take their mind off problems they are facing so they can focus all their strength and thoughts into grappling on the mats.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Hudson County is also a great way to help your child with developmental life-skills. It puts them in an atmosphere where they overcome obstacles, gains self-esteem, can succeed, and learn to never give up. Bullying in schools has become an ever-increasing problem, so giving your child the skills they need to feel confident in redirection and assertiveness. Our students at Anaconda Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu are taught how to redirect verbal assaults and assess situations without needing to physically use their skills.