Learn martial arts technique to take down larger and stronger opponents
The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) program at Elite Taekwondo near Edmonton caters to all students – beginner to advanced – in a safe and family-friendly environment. Led by Sensei Rodrigo Resende, a 23-year practitioner with 11 years of teaching experience, our expert instructors deliver the highest quality BJJ instruction in the Edmonton area. Our philosophy of integration allows new students to learn form and technique not only from the instructors but also from the more advanced students in the class. In turn, these veteran students perfect their own level by sharing knowledge.
Come to Elite Taekwondo to see why BJJ is the martial art that has become one of the best ways for people to deal with larger and stronger opponents. Our skilled instructors focus on grappling and ground fighting ensuring students learn proper technique and control. Once they have mastered this, they are better able to get leverage and establish dominance on the ground. Our rotating curriculum teaches students how to get in the best position for grappling, throws, take-downs, chokeholds, and submissions.
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BJJ is not solely a martial art – it is a competitive sport; a way to foster physical fitness and build character; and a way of life. Through BJJ, students develop focus, discipline, skill, self-confidence and physical fitness. We offer our students a lifetime of shared memories and personal growth in a team-building atmosphere.
We recognize that every student who comes to Elite Taekwondo to learn BJJ has different goals and our instructors are with students every step of the way. Their goal is to ensure students get the most out of their training and reach their goals. Whether it’s self-defence, fitness or competition, we are dedicated to getting each student to where they want to be.
Come to Elite Taekwondo to receive the best BJJ instruction in the Edmonton area. Our instructors offer:
- long-term experience;
- qualified teaching ability;
- strong technical knowledge;
- proven personal integrity; and;
- dedication to the art of BJJ.