Brazilian Jiu Jitsu uses the concept that a smaller, weaker person can successfully defend against a bigger, stronger, heavier opponent. Use of proper technique, leverage, and most notably, taking the fight to the ground to apply a submissions. Sparring (or rolling) plays a significant role in training.
Our club is a member of Team Paraestra UK, headed by Jeff “Ippon” Lawson.
As of 2020, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes will run three times a week. Available from ages 5 to 15 (Juniors & Youth) and separate class for Teenagers & Adults.
Open to Teengers & Adults:
16th March – Specialist class led by fellow Paraestra Purple Belt.
29th April – Seminar with Paraestra UK BJJ Black Belt Kevin Hall
20th May – Seminar with the Head of Paraestra UK & 1st Degree BJJ Black Belt; Jeff “Ippon” Lawson