Kids Jiu Jitsu
teaching respect, discipline & responsibility
We believe that the practice of Jiu-Jitsu is seen as a means to individual development and personal growth. Strength, self-awareness, respect, discipline and responsibility are common core values taught within our kid’s program.
Cubs 3-5 CLASS
This program is designed to introduce our youngest students to jiu jitsu, as well as help them develop agility, flexibility and coordination. The curriculum includes fun games and interactive drills that teach basic jiu jitsu movements and beginner techniques, ensuring a strong foundation and better understanding of our art, while maintaining his/her interest and keeping it enjoyable for your youngster. Instructors also promote and reinforce strong core values through simple and easy-to-follow methods.
Jaguar Young Warriors 6-9 yrs
This program is designed to help students build a strong foundation for basic jiu jitsu techniques and improve their overall understanding of jiu jitsu practice. The curriculum for this program includes both beginner and fundamental techniques, as well as coordination drills, interactive games, and exploration of core concepts and ideas in the jiu jitsu art.
Ocelotl Young Warriors 10-16 yrs
This program is designed to build a strong foundation in your student’s practice, and improve his/her coordination, movement, and agility. Students will also receive a comprehensive overview of all positions and techniques in the beginner and fundamental curriculum, as well as an introduction to the more advanced jiu jitsu curriculum. Students will also be given more detailed explanations of core jiu jitsu concepts and ideas.
Equipment Needed: GI
We Teach Gi & no Gi Classes
At Ocelotl Martial Arts, we teach both kickboxing and Muay Thai. Although the techniques are similar, in Muay Thai fundamentals you will enjoy the added benefit of learning how to effectively aim with your knees and elbows providing a wider breadth of knowledge regarding self-defense. Muay Thai fundamentals focus on the skill behind each throw and how you can use them to your advantage if situations where self-defense can save your life. Sign up for a class today!
Training in Muay Thai is accompanied by a cascade of physical benefits. Training will lead to weight loss from cardio-intense sessions to increased strength, endurance, and coordination. Muay Thai can help you become stronger, more powerful, and more stable. We offer your first class at Ocelotl for free so come in today and try out a class!
The benefits of participating in Martial Arts are widely-known to increase both physical and mental skills. Muay Thai puts participants on a direct path to more confidence, self-reliance, perseverance, and alertness. People also benefit from increased creativity as they have the freedom to employ all "8 Limbs". You will also feel your mental state shift to one that exists with less anxiety and stress. Come in today and see how you feel after having tried one of our classes.
Muay Thai fundamentals offer a great beginner-friendly program that will help you get a great workout and develop solid technical skills that can translate to other martial arts sports. If you see a future in a martial art but do not know where to begin, trying out our Muay Thai fundamentals program will be a great place to learn the basics of striking, kicking, elbows, and knees. Start off with a strong foundation and build your knowledge of how to employ your entire body when training martial arts.