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: midweek classes coming soon.

Age Time Cost
“Tiny Champions” – Ages 4 – 6 12:30
“Future Champions” – Ages 7 – 16 1:00pm –
Kids competition class coming soon




Jiu Jitsu techniques taught during the academy classes include: Flying Arm-bar Rear Naked Choke


Spider guard sweep to arm-bar Turtle control to arm-bar 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



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  Josh Chalmers