Posts Tagged ‘Kids Martial Arts’

Children’s Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu – a recipe for success!

In my last blog entry, I discussed the art of teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu to young children, although I really only dealt with the tip of the iceberg. Yes, there’s a balance between discipline and play, and achieving it is critical to keep children coming back for more than one class. Discipline for the sake of […]

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Setting up kids for success in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (and life)!

I have great respect for parents who regularly bring their young children in to our academy to train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. As a teacher of children’s martial arts, I’ve learned to be constantly aware of what type of instruction is right for what child at what point in time. In my early years of teaching, I […]

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Little Ninjas

Check out some pictures from Wednesday’s Little Ninjas class!

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NJ United Kids Win at NAGA Worlds

We had a great time this weekend at NAGA: Kids World Championships in Morristown, NJ. Little Ninja Zachary had an excellent performance today winning the GOLD medal in the Kids No Gi Intermediate division and the GOLD in the Kids Gi Intermediate (under 49.9 lbs) division. As the lightest and youngest competitor in the division […]

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Grapplers Quest: Beast of the East

Congratulations to everyone that competed at the Grapplers Quest “Beast of the East” tournament yesterday! We came back with 3 Silver medals on the day. I’m so impressed with the heart, determination, and most importantly, respect that our students have every time they compete. Seeing these 6 and 7 year old Little Ninjas bow on […]

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Kids Martial Arts Kickboxing Class

We had an awesome Little Spartans kids martial arts class last week with 14 kids on the mats training hard! One of NJ United’s kickboxing instructors, Hanyann Ng leads the class. The Saturday class will focus more on striking (punching and kicking) as well as self-defense techniques to make our students more well rounded martial […]

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Kids Martial Arts Classes

Check out some pictures of our 3 and 4 year old Tiny Ninja’s practicing their “sumo challenge” game. These kids are getting tough for sure! Our Little Spartans (8-13 year olds) got some great drills in and learned some awesome technique after the Ninjas finished up working their takedowns. I’m really enjoying seeing the Spartans […]

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Congrats Dominyka and JT!

JT and Dominyka medal at Pan Ams! I want to send a big congrats to friends of NJ United, JT Torres and Dominyka Obelenyte for their performances at the 2013 Pan American Jiu Jitsu Championships in Irvine, CA. Dominyka won the GOLD in the Purple Belt open weight class, the toughest purple belt division of […]

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Kids Martial Arts in Passaic County, NJ | 30 FREE Days

Kids Martial Arts in Passaic County What is the best place for kids martial arts in Passaic County, NJ? The answer is simple… NJ United Mixed Martial Arts, conveniently located on Route 46 in Totowa, New Jersey. We’ll give you 30 FREE days to try out our program so we can prove to you why […]

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