Kids BJJ Training can have many positive impacts, including:
- Kids BJJ is a great way to burn off energy
- Respect for self & others
- A Positive Mindset
- Individual Achievement
- Positive Affirmation
- Critical thinking & Problem solving
- Team Work
- Motor Coordination, Balance, Strength, & Flexibilty
- Awareness and Safety
JR SAMURAIS (ages 7-12)
A child below the age of 7 must graduate from our Lil Monsters program in order to be accepted into the Jr Samurais program. Youth ages 12 and up can attend our “Eagles” classes (ages 12-15).
Monday-Thursday @6 PM & Saturday @10 AM
The Kids BJJ belt ranking system is uniform for our academy for ages 4-15 and is also the standard around the world used by the IBJJF (International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation), as well as the JJGF (Jiu-Jitsu Global Federation). See chart below for age groupings…
Why belt ranks? The ranking system in martial arts serves several purposes, one of these being a tool of positive-affirmation. This is a way to encourage kids to continue by visual recognition of their efforts and progress. Another reason why ranks are important (especially for children) is to organize students into groupings/classes/training based on his/her experience. Organizing students by rank is especially important for competition purposes so that a child is matched with another of similar experience and skill level.
Here are the following age/rank guidelines as suggested by the IBJJF: