KIDS & YOUTH CLASSES
BE FIT BE CONFIDENT MAKE FRIENDS LEARN SKILLS HAVE FUN
What you learn from training Martial Arts goes with you your whole life!
At Humboldt Jiu Jitsu, we pride ourselves in having the best Martial Arts instructors on the North Coast of California.
Our Kids/Youth Class Instructors are Red Cross-CPR Certified and are lifelong martial artists themselves. They know firsthand the value this kind of practice has in a young person’s life.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
Teaching our kids Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes is 1st Degree Black Belt from Carlson Gracie Team in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Marcello Daflon.
Marcello’s passion is Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and he enjoys seeing the good that it does in the lives of his students.
Under his guidance, kids begin to learn the foundational ideas behind the movements of Jiu Jitsu, they get to play games that develop body awareness and movement skills, while also beginning to learn the very real, and very practical art of self-defense.
Jiu Jitsu requires working with partners, so kids develop social skills and learn respect.
It is not uncommon to make life-long friends at the Academy.
Learning from Marcello ensures that kids who train at Humboldt Jiu Jitsu are receiving the best in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instruction in all of Humboldt County.
Our Youth Instructor, Lydia, is an award-winning wrestler and lifelong Jiu Jitsu practitioner. Her classes are for Self Defense BJJ for youth ages 7 and up; all levels welcome and a perfect fit for beginners.
Muay Thai Kickboxing
Teaching our Youth Muay Thai Kickboxing class is our head stand-up Instructor, Tim Macias, a lifelong Martial Artist and highly skilled teacher.
Training with Tim, students will develop the techniques of Muay Thai Kickboxing as well as the skills of situational awareness that become a lifelong asset.
Muay Thai Kickboxing is an excellent form of self-defense, and training Muay Thai Kickboxing is a great way to be fit, healthy, and develop skills that could, one day, save your life.
Kickboxing uses elbow & knee strikes! Classes begins with warm-ups and calisthenics, and you will partner up for striking & kicking drills with pads.
Fitness & Fun Weekly Class for Tiny Rollers
Kids ages 2-4 (and their parents) – Fridays 3:15pm – 4:00pm
Our age-appropriate curriculum includes: stretching – a weekly skill – group games – obstacle courses – and elementary jiu jitsu rolls.
Kids will develop body awareness and group interaction.
$39 per month/$10 drop-in. – 1400 sq. ft. of super-clean, no-shoe mat!**
Interested in finding out if our Academy is a good fit for you? You are welcome to come down and find out for a whole week. If you are into it, stick around and sign up for more! Our FREE week guarantees to give you a taste of what we’re about.
*with local ID or proof of residency for Humboldt, Trinity or Del Norte Counties.
** Tiny Rollers does not apply to “first week free” promotion.