Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Men & Women
Rodriguez Martial Arts Academy is an affiliate member of the RCJ Machado Association where you will learn the latest refinements to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. You can rest and have the confidence you will learn the world’s most effective martial art designed purely for self-defense!
What sets us apart from every other Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial arts (MMA) is that we teach Old School Jiu Jitsu.
Brazilian Adults Jiu-Jitsu
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu training in Highland Village, Flower Mound, Lantana, Lewisville, Argyle and surrounding areas.
The general progression and development for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is:
White to Blue Belt: Know the Old School Brazilian Self Defense Curriculum, and be proficient in each of the basic positions, and know and understand their appropriate transitions.
Blue to Purple: Learn advanced techniques to build on your knowledge of the basics from White Belt. Learn to train and practice properly with other people. You will also develop the skill set applying restrain while training with lower belts.
Purple to Brown: Learn more advanced techniques to further build on your knowledge of the advanced techniques you picked up while a Blue Belt. Also, learn how to string your techniques together in sequences while white and blue belts all learn to use and identify submissions. The purple belt level is where you become "dangerous" to upper belts.
Brown to Black: Take those sequences you honed while a Purple Belt. and develop "your game" You will know by now what your "go to moves are and can execute those sequences flawlessly and like clockwork.
Rodriguez ATA Martial Arts Academy is a traditional Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu school. We do not adhere to the IBJJF rules and regulations of most modern BJJ schools. Instead, we apply concepts, techniques, and rank once the student understands and learns proper technique. Our students learn all three major parts of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. We don’t show you only the parts that work in competition. We show you the parts that work in a street altercation as well.
Your kids will be taught the core movements of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. In addition, they will learn:
- Conflict avoidance
- Situational awareness
- Brazilian combat self defense
- Concepts pertaining to base, application of weight, and distribution of weight.
- Positions of danger, positions of safety
- Ground grappling
- Position maintenance (under 12 yrs old), Submission application (over 12 yrs old) among other things!
- We don’t water down the techniques for the kids.
They learn what the adults learn; it’s just the timing of when they learn it will differ some to make it appropriate for the kids’ emotional maturity and stage in life. Rodriguez Martial Arts Academy is a traditional Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu school. We do not adhere to the IBJJF rules and regulations of most modern BJJ schools. Instead, we apply concepts, techniques, and rank the once the student understands and learns proper technique.
At Rodriguez ATA Martial Arts Academy, you will learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu the way it is supposed to be taught;
We teach classes for children of all ages but normally no younger than 7 yrs of age. Our Jiu Jitsu programs will help everybody feel more confident, because they know deep down they have been prepared better for an unexpected situation, which hopefully can be diffused with out violence first.
Our students learn all three major parts of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. We don’t show you only the parts that work in competition. We show you the parts that work in a street altercation as well.
What are the benefits of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?
Why Should You Join?
At Rodriguez ATA We offer Jiu Jitsu classes for children ages 7-12 and Adults. We have professional instructors that will help you and teach you the Old School Brazilian Style Jiu Jitsu and Self Defense techniques.