If kids (or anyone for that matter) know how to defend
themselves, then that brings a natural empowerment that seeps into every other
aspect of their life. Or simply put, self-defense leads to self-confidence.
They tend to do better in other sports, are calmer in
unknown or stressful situations, and stand up for others.
But Brazilian Jiu Jitsu also teaches kids that failure is a
part of life, and the only way to overcome it is to keep getting back on the
horse (or mats in this case!).
Instead of giving up when things get tough, BJJ teaches kids
that losing isn’t the end of the road, but simply a lesson to use for the next
Having kids interact with one another from an early age is
essential for a developing mind.
Kids need regular exercise, and BJJ is perfect for that.
Not only does it promote a healthy lifestyle, but it gives
kids something real to focus on and enjoy in a world that’s dominated by smartphones
When kids learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, they undergo a steady progression each week, and it’s something they can look forward to.
They can also see how their skills are developing, giving them a sense of accomplishment and pride in their hard work.
Help your kid to achieve their full potential
We want the very best for our kids, but hiding them from the
world isn’t going to help them.
By teaching them Brazilian Jiu Jitsu from an early age, they
can learn to defend themselves, make friends easier, respect others, and have a
healthy attitude towards exercise.
BJJ is challenging, both mentally and physically, but that’s
why it’s worth the effort.
This popular martial art will strengthen your kids, both
inside and out, helping them grow into responsible and productive adults.
It will teach them how to thrive outside of their comfort
zone, giving them the tools to better handle the challenges life will throw at
Here at Gracie Barra Belfast, we have special BJJ classes just for kids.
Champions Programme was created to provide children aged
6-15 with an environment that allows them to experience and understand core
values like focus, discipline, persistence, self-confidence, cooperation and
If you would like to know more or start your kid on a path to success, then contact us today or give us a call on +44 7926 917 909 and we’ll be happy to talk you through any questions you might have.