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10 potential signs of a BJJ “McDojo”

Are you interested in training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) but you're unsure what to look for in a gym? Whether you've trained elsewhere or considering a new academy, it's crucial to discern the stark differences in training philosophies. As BJJ grows in popularity, it...

5 reasons why your child should train jiu jitsu

Introduction for parents At Axis, we offer kids Brazilian jiu jitsu classes (BJJ) from ages 6+. There is no sparring in our kids classes and wherever possible we teach jiu jitsu principles through the use of games (rather than repetitive drills). Our kids classes are...