Kids, Women and Mens Classes
"Jiu-Jitsu is for the protection of the individual, the older man, the weak, the child, the lady and the young woman - anyone that doesn't have the physical attributes to defend themselves."..... Helio Gracie.
We pride ourselves on being the most comprehensive professional school for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu on the beautiful Gold Coast of Australia!
Axis Jiu-Jitsu Academy is the Australian representative of Axis Jiu-Jitsu Academy Head Quarters in Japan, 14 time All Japan Champions and representatives of Rickson Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.
- 180 square metres of matted area.
- Viewing/eating area
Why Study Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?
1. Jiu-Jitsu is a great source of cardiovascular exercise which promotes good overall health. It is one of the very best cardio workouts you will ever come across.
2. Jiu-Jitsu is a great core workout which helps a person with overall stability and balance.
3. In additional to health benefits, Gracie Jiu-Jitsu teaches very important self defence techniques that may help to save your life if caught in a situation with a physically aggressive opponent. Axis Jiu-Jitsu follows the same guidelines and principles on self defence as Master Rickson Gracie...."If your Jiu-Jitsu doesn't work on the street then you are not doing Jiu-Jitsu."
4. When a person knows how to defend himself or herself physically, they feel more confident.
5. Jiu-Jitsu is a very family-oriented martial art/sport. It is a lifestyle that can be practiced by the family as a whole. It is often quoted by the masters that it is not about the destination to black belt but the journey. Be prepared for Jiu-Jitsu to change your life.
6. The more well versed a person is in Jiu-Jitsu, the more they learn to be calm under pressure, which helps a person learn to relax during normal hectic problems of their daily encounters.
7. Since it is a close contact martial art with many training partners, it's a great way to make friends.
8. Promotes a healthy diet. Whether a person trains competitively or leisurely, it's common for practitioners of the sport to adopt the entire Jiu-Jitsu lifestyle, which entails a healthy diet.
9. Learning detailed Jiu-Jitsu techniques helps promote problem solving and critical problem solving skills.
10. Regardless of physical limitations, Jiu-Jitsu is for everybody, young and old, male or female. The "Jiu" in Jiu-Jitsu translates literally as "Gentle" Therefor the gentle nature of Jiu-Jitsu has no limitations.
11. Jiu-Jitsu is the art leverage, a Martial Art that has been proven to be the most effective and comprehensive Self-Defense System in the world.