Kids Jiu-Jitsu Classes in Richmond
Why learn Jiu-Jitsu?
As a safe contact sport, Jiu-Jitsu has been a center of attention for many parents who want to strengthen the skills of their children to become better and stronger adults in the future. The sport has emerged as a safe solution against problems of harassment and bullying in youngsters. To help your child leverage their true potential through Jiu-Jitsu, Gracie Barra has created a dedicated kids’ martial arts class in Richmond. Here are some of the key ways Jiu-Jitsu can help your child:
• Cultivate perseverance and tolerance in adverse situations
• Improve Fitness and overall build of the body
• Increase confidence
• Boost self esteem
• Learn self-defense
• Improve social skills
Jr. Kids class
Kids ranging from ages 4 to 5 years old are best suited for this training program. The program scope includes introducing the children to what is Jiu-Jitsu while mainly focusing on basic movement drills and interactive games. Anyone who wants their child to learn self-defense and self-esteem from an earlier age can enroll in this program.
At this age the training has more emphasis on teaching techniques and kids get a chance to participate in some light sparring.
This program is designed to teach more advanced Jiu-Jitsu techniques to teenagers to help them transition to the adults class.
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