Explore the Art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
at Urban Muay Thai:
Your Gateway to Skill and Self-Defense
Urban Muay Thai proudly presents its latest offering – Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) no gi classes, a groundbreaking addition to our diverse training portfolio. Dive into the world of ground wrestling, cultivate real-world safety skills, and embark on a martial arts journey that is unlike any other.
An Exciting New Addition:
Experience the dynamic blend of BJJ at Urban Muay Thai, as we introduce this class to our timetable for the very first time. Designed to complement our existing offerings, BJJ no gi classes open the door to a unique avenue of martial arts exploration.
Building Skills Beyond the Mat:
Prepare to cultivate a range of skills that extend beyond the training mat. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is renowned for its focus on technique, leverage, and strategy, providing you with valuable tools that can be applied to real-world situations and self-defense scenarios.
Master the Art of Ground Wrestling:
BJJ is synonymous with ground wrestling, a discipline that empowers you with the ability to navigate and control situations where physical engagement goes beyond just standing. By mastering the art of ground wrestling, you’re equipping yourself with skills that can prove invaluable in various contexts.
Martial Arts on a Different Level:
Stepping into the realm of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is an opportunity to expand your horizons in the world of martial arts. While still retaining the essence of traditional martial disciplines, BJJ introduces you to a different level of technique, focus, and mental engagement.
Skill and Thinking:
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu places a strong emphasis on skillful execution and strategic thinking. Each move, each position, and each transition requires thoughtful consideration, turning BJJ into a dynamic mental exercise that engages your mind as much as your body.
Your Journey Awaits:
Embarking on a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu journey at Urban Muay Thai is more than just a class – it’s a transformational experience. Discover a martial art that challenges you, empowers you, and enhances your overall skillset. Whether you’re seeking self-defense prowess, mental engagement, or a new level of physical fitness, BJJ at Urban Muay Thai is your opportunity to thrive.
Meet Your Trainer: Rico
Rico has a wealth of knowledge and experience in sports and martial arts. Having played rugby at an international level for the Philippines, Rico was looking for a new challenge, he decided to walk into an MMA gym and give it a try. After 2 years and stepping in the cage and finding success in combat sports he decided his next challenge would be to enter a Brazilian Jiu jitsu competition.
After his first match 7 years ago he has been hooked ever since. Rico is a brown belt and has been coaching Jiu jitsu since 2019. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience competing regularly at local and national tournaments.
Rico loves the technical aspect of jiu jitsu with a heavy wrestling game and an attitude that jiu jitsu is for everyone. His enthusiasm is contagious and will have you hooked to jiu jitsu and proves to show jiu jitsu is for everyone.