Gracie Barra Future Champions

Your child can become a Future Champion too

Gracie Barra Glasgow Scotland has a program for children called “Future Champions.” This training program is structured for children between the ages of 4 and 16 and teaches them discipline and respect as well as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu techniques for a healthier lifestyle.

This Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training program teaches the core value of discipline, focus, persistence, cooperation, and respect. As a contact sport, we provide a challenging yet faithful and caring environment for a child to mature into a real-life champion.

The Details

The age limit of the sessions is ages 4 -16 and is open to boys and girls. 

Kids should wear general sportswear to participate.

The sessions will be run as follows on a Saturday:

Age Time Cost
“Tiny Champions” – Ages 4 – 6 3pm – 3.30pm £3 per class 
“Future Champions” – Ages 7 – 16 3.30pm – 4.30pm £5 per class
Kids Advanced Technique class – Ages 7 – 16 4:30pm – 5:30pm £5 per class

 

 

Jiu Jitsu techniques taught during the academy classes include:

https://www.facebook.com/scotlandbjj/videos/340196919904328/ Flying Arm-bar
https://www.facebook.com/scotlandbjj/videos/272818880073460/ Rear Naked Choke
https://www.facebook.com/scotlandbjj/videos/584749365374418/

 

Spider guard sweep to arm-bar
https://www.facebook.com/scotlandbjj/videos/785781415090145/ Turtle control to arm-bar
https://www.facebook.com/scotlandbjj/videos/395466027860207/ X Guard Sweep

 

What are the benefits of your child participating in the future champions class?

There are many benefits to a child participating in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, these include:

  • Improvement in general fitness
  • Better concentration
  • Become more disciplined
  • Understanding of and following of routines and rituals
  • Development of motor skills
  • Learn the importance of team-work, working together and fair play
  • Learn how to react to a bully
  • Learn how to set and work toward goals
  • Participation in discussions on key concepts to lead happier and more confident lives
  • Make new friends

 

testimonials

Lachlan Allan
Max Carlisle 
“My son has been practicing under professor Ricky Gillon & Kellyanne Gillon for 2 years, He absolutely loves it and he has flourished and grown in confidence, I would totally recommend Gracie Barra Glasgow to anyone and encourage other parents to get their kids involved.”

Charlie Kennedy, father of Corey

https://www.facebook.com/scotlandbjj/videos/2024146174342272/  Josh Chalmers