Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Edmonton
A new way of life for martial arts trainees
Looking for the highest quality Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instruction in the Edmonton area? Look no further than Elite Taekwondo where you will experience expert martial arts training in a friendly, respectful, family environment. We provide a community-based method of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instruction that integrates beginners into classes with advanced students. This method gives newcomers insight into form and technique from both the class instructor and from experienced students. Advanced students, in turn, gain insight by helping beginners to progress.
Led by Sensei Rodrigo Resende, an award-winning instructor who has competed and placed in many national and international titles, he is renowned for his teaching ability and his dedication to the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He has his 2nd degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt; his 4th degree Judo black belt; and 23 years of practice and 11 years of teaching experience. His chooses his qualified instructors based on their skill, technical knowledge, personal integrity, and patience.
Our philosophy is that Brazilian Jiu Jitsu can be included into every martial artists’ training regimen. Whether you are looking for self-defence techniques or the upper hand in mixed martial arts competitions, our expert instruction teaches effective methods for dealing with bigger and stronger opponents.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instruction at Elite Taekwondo focuses mainly on grappling and ground fighting. Our instructors teach proper technique in gaining leverage and establishing dominance and control on the ground. Students learn how to get into the best position to use submission holds. We rotate our curriculum to ensure Brazilian Jiu Jitsu students master all aspects of grappling, including throws, take-downs, and submissions.
Taking Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Elite Taekwondo near Edmonton offers martial arts trainees a new way of thinking and a new way of life. Sensei Rodrigo and his hand-picked Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructors will work to help each student develop in different areas of their personal growth including:
- self-defense training; and