GRACIE JIU JITSU


WHAT IS GRACIE JIU JITSU?

GRACIE JIU JITSU, ALSO CALLED BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU OR BJJ, IS A COMBAT SPORT AND SELF-DEFENSE SYSTEM. GRACIE JIU-JITSU TEACHES THAT A SMALLER, WEAKER PERSON CAN SUCCESSFULLY DEFEND THEMSELVES AGAINST AND DEFEAT A BIGGER, STRONGER OPPONENT WITH THE PROPER USE OF LEVERAGE AND TECHNIQUE, MOST NOTABLY BY THE APPLICATION OF JOINT LOCKS AND CHOKE HOLDS.


WHO TEACHES YOUR GRACIE JIU JITSU CLASSES?

GRACIE JIU JITSU CLASSES AT THE FIGHT GYM ARE TAUGHT BY SCOTT BURR. SCOTT IS A BLACK BELT PROFESSOR, 1ST DEGREE IN GRACIE JIU JITSU UNDER STEVE MAXWELL, AS WELL AS A BLACK BELT (SHODAN) IN KODOKAN JUDO AND A 1ST DEGREE BLACK BELT IN KUK SUL DO. HE HAS TRAINED AND COMPETED IN BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU, SUBMISSION WRESTLING, KICKBOXING, AND MIXED MARTIAL ARTS. HE HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN MARTIAL ARTS AND PHYSICAL FITNESS FOR OVER HALF HIS LIFE. FOR MORE ABOUT SCOTT, VISIT HIS WEBSITE AT WWW.JIUJITSUDOMAEDA.COM


WHO GAVE SCOTT HIS BLACK BELT? 
SCOTT WAS THE FIRST PERSON TO EARN A BLACK BELT FROM WORLD-RENOWNED GRACIE JIU-JITSU AND FITNESS COACH STEVE MAXWELL. STEVE IS THE FIRST PERSON CERTIFIED TO TEACH GRACIE JIU-JITSU THROUGH THE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING PROGRAM AT THE ORIGINAL GRACIE ACADEMY, AND THE FIRST AMERICAN TO EARN A BLACK BELT FROM RELSON GRACIE. HE IS A SIX-TIME PAN AMERICAN CHAMPION AND A THREE-TIME INTERNATIONAL MASTER-SENIOR CHAMPION. FOR MORE ABOUT STEVE, VISIT HIS WEBSITE AT WWW.MAXWELLSC.COM.


HOW DO I START / SIGN UP? 
NAVIGATE TO THE COURSE CATALOG PAGE TO SEE CLASS OPTIONS, SCHEDULE, AND PRICING. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT STUDENTS WHO ARE NEW TO GRACIE JIU JITSU BEGIN WITH THE GRACIE JIU JITSU SHORT COURSES.

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ABOUT US


THE FIGHT GYM IS A MARTIAL ARTS SCHOOL AND FITNESS FACILITY LOCATED IN CHAGRIN FALLS, OHIO. WHETHER YOU’RE AN ATHLETE PREPARING FOR A COMPETITION OR A DESK JOCKEY LOOKING TO IMPROVE YOUR FITNESS LEVEL, A RECENT HIGH-SCHOOL GRADUATE LOOKING FOR SOME SELF-DEFENSE TRAINING BEFORE HEADING OFF TO COLLEGE OR A HIGH-RANKED JIU JITSU PRACTITIONER LOOKING TO DEEPEN YOUR KNOWLEDGE, AN EXPERIENCED MARTIAL ARTIST WITH A BLACK BELT IN ANOTHER STYLE OR A NOVICE, THE FIGHT GYM HAS SOMETHING FOR YOU. CLICK THE TABS ABOVE TO FIND OUT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE CLASSES WE OFFER, OUR MONTHLY SCHEDULE, MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS, AND HOW TO CONTACT US, OR SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE ABOUT OUR STRENGTH & CONDITIONING AND GRACIE JIU JITSU PROGRAMS. 

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STRENGTH & CONDITIONING


WHAT ARE YOUR STRENGTH & CONDITIONING CLASSES LIKE?  
ONGOING COURSE STRENGTH & CONDITIONING SESSIONS ARE TYPICALLY CIRCUIT- AND INTERVAL-BASED, AND INCORPORATE EVERYTHING FROM FREE WEIGHTS TO KETTLEBELLS TO BODYWEIGHT TRAINING TO SLOSH PIPES TO BATTLING ROPES. OUR STRENGTH & CONDITIONING SHORT COURSES OFFER A FRAMEWORK FOR STUDENTS LOOKING TO FAMILIARIZE THEMSELVES WITH THE VARIOUS IMPLEMENTS AND PROTOCOLS BEFORE JUMPING INTO AN OPEN-FORMAT TRAINING SESSION.  


WHO RUNS YOUR STRENGTH & CONDITIONING SESSIONS?

SCOTT BURR IS A MAXWELLSC-CERTIFIED PRO TRAINER. HE HOLDS LEVEL 1 AND LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATIONS IN THE MAXWELLSC KETTLEBELL AND BODYWEIGHT TRAINING SYSTEMS, AND HAS TRAVELLED INTERNATIONALLY WITH STEVE MAXWELL ASSISTING IN SEMINARS ON EVERYTHING FROM JOINT MOBILITY TO INTEGRATED BREATHWORK. HE IS ALSO SAFESPORT AND HEADSUP CERTIFIED. 


HOW DO I START / SIGN UP? 
NAVIGATE TO THE COURSE CATALOG PAGE TO SEE CLASS OPTIONS, SCHEDULE, AND PRICING. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT STUDENTS WHO ARE NEW TO EXERCISE OR ANY OF THE TRAINING IMPLEMENTS BEGIN WITH THE STRENGTH & CONDITIONING SHORT COURSES.