a martial art form that uses the advantage of leverage to complete various maneuvers. Helio Gracie, the “father” of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) transformed traditional Jiu-Jitsu by modifying techniques that worked with his smaller and weaker stature. The core of Jiu-Jitsu is self-defense.
Because leverage is the foundation of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, this martial art form is beneficial for everyone – children, women, men – including those with some forms of disabilities. Children can begin learning foundations of jiu- jitsu as young as 3 years old; and the maximum age range is truly unlimited as the art is designed for weaker practitioners. Helio Gracie, the founder of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu continued to practice jiu-jitsu until he passed away at 95 years old … READ MORE.
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Come learn Magid’s baseball choke variations and more at this jiu-jitsu seminar! Open to everyone. $40 January 19th, 6-9 pm. Register online here if paying by credit card. Call Jason at 383-9196 if paying by cash.
Island Jiu-Jitsu is stoked beyond words to officially announce our affiliation, becoming Atos Honolulu. From what started in the backyard nearly ten years ago to being a part of the #1 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu team in the world, IJJ looks forward to what the future holds. Our ohana will still remain free of politics as always …
Some of you may not know that IJJ began in the backyard with a blog. Want to read Jason’s original blog posts that he started as a blue belt? Here it is! GO TRAIN..OSSSSS
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