Brazilian Jiu Jitsu | Longview, Texas


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Tiny Grapplers

Tiny Grapplers

Building Strong Foundations for Young Warriors

Meet The coaches:

Lillyana “Lilly” Rubio

Priscilla Rubio

Giovanni “ Gio” Rubio

Tiny Grapplers

Building Strong Foundations for Young Warriors

Welcome to Tiny Grapplers, a fun and energetic class designed specifically for kids aged 4-6 years old! In this class, young grapplers will embark on an exciting journey of learning foundational movements in grappling sports, all while fostering teamwork, discipline, and physical fitness.

Class Focus:
Tiny Grapplers focuses on introducing fundamental grappling techniques without delving into submissions. The emphasis is on developing coordination, balance, agility, and basic self-defense skills in a safe and enjoyable environment.

What to Expect:

  • Warm-Up: Each class begins with a dynamic warm-up to prepare our young grapplers for the activities ahead.
  • Basic Techniques: Students will learn basic grappling techniques such as takedowns, pins, escapes, and control holds in a simplified and age-appropriate manner.
  • Drills and Games: Fun drills and games are incorporated to reinforce learning, improve motor skills, and promote teamwork.
  • Fitness and Flexibility: Physical fitness and flexibility exercises are integrated into the class to enhance overall athleticism.
  • Safety First: Our experienced instructors prioritize safety at all times, ensuring that students learn in a supportive and secure environment.

Benefits of Tiny Grapplers:

  • Develops coordination, balance, and agility
  • Enhances physical fitness and strength
  • Builds confidence and self-esteem
  • Fosters teamwork and sportsmanship
  • Introduces basic self-defense skills in a controlled setting

Who Can Join:
Tiny Grapplers is open to kids aged 4-6 years old who are eager to learn and have fun while exploring the world of grappling sports.

Class Structure:

  • Duration: Each class typically lasts 45 minutes to 1 hour.
  • Frequency: Classes are twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays – See our Full Schedule HERE
  • Class Size: To ensure individual attention, class sizes are kept small, allowing instructors to focus on each child’s progress.


Attire and Equipment: Students wear gi’s which can be purchased independently or through our gym. No shoes are needed as classes are conducted on padded mats, though sandals or slides are encouraged for easy on/off when moving to and from the training space. All necessary grappling equipment, such as mats and any props, will be provided.

Join Us Today: If you’re looking for a dynamic and engaging class that introduces your child to the world of grappling sports in a safe and enjoyable way, Tiny Grapplers is the perfect choice! Join us today and watch your little one thrive both physically and mentally while having a blast on the mats.

For more information please don’t hesitate to reach out, Or if you’d like to sign up jump right to forms for getting started!