Posts tagged with "selfdefense"



01. March 2019
With all the excitement opening our brand new studio in Historic Downtown Deland we have not had the opportunity to celebrate our sixth year. Not to worry! We are planning a blowout member appreciation, grand opening and open mat celebration 🎉 Stay tuned for the big date and time! Established February 12th 2013, Gator Family Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu was founded to carry on the legacy of Robson Moura Nations United in Deland Florida. Under the guidance of 5th Degree Black Belt and IBJJF Hall of...
26. February 2019
This Saturday make plans to visit Downtown Deland to watch the pups prance down Mainstreet. After the parade head over to our studio for an open mat. Get some training in and try one of our new programs. We'll be open from 8 AM to 1 PM. Haven't visited our new location yet? We're located in the heart of Historic Downtown Deland at 127 E New York Ave. Right beside Wells Fargo. Our programs include: Kids and Adult Jiu-Jitsu Ladies Only Self Defense Kickboxing Acro Yoga Enjoy a fun filled day out...
14. February 2019
Happy Valentine's Day! We've had a great week at our new studio and it's only getting better. We are excited to announce a new program that will literally sweep you off your feet. Introducing Acro Yoga! Learn to fly in a beginners class with Coach Zoey every Tuesday and Thursday from 4 - 5:30 PM. Part yoga, part acrobatics Acro Yoga is a unique, fun and easy way to tone up and get for. No experience needed. Stop in and watch a class or join in the fun for just $5 per visit. Want to get your...
08. November 2018
Starting anything new is always challenging. Not knowing what to do and feeling awkward can turn you off almost immediately. Starting something new can also be rewarding and fun. Overcoming the initial "That's not for me!" thought is critical in the process. Here's a thought to keep in mind when deciding whether or not to start something new "If you want something you've never had, you're going to have to do something you've never done before. Professor Robson Moura always says "If you want it...
19. January 2017
If you really want to know happiness and realize your dreams, you have to be willing to take a leap of faith despite being afraid. All too often, we hold back and play it safe in order to avoid becoming successful, feeling embarrassed, being hurt, or possible failure. What if Bill Gates had been frozen by fear? We cling to fear from our childhood experiences and become like Linus, from the cartoon strip Peanuts, clinging to his security blanket. It’s our responsibility to acknowledge, face,...
19. January 2017
“Criminals only have to get it right once. You have to get it right every time.” Here are some tips to help stop an attack before it happens. Be aware of your surroundings. As we go about our daily routines we often become complacent and set in a rhythm. Getting up, leaving for work, going to lunch, and returning home at the same time everyday. It is important to know that some “bad guys” use this to their advantage. It’s their job to learn your routine and strike when you are...
02. August 2016
Jiu Jitsu has given me many goals, a sense of purpose and the drive and discipline to go after those goals.I believe there is no program out there that encompasses physical education and character development like Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu does.Below are a few reasons to consider Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for your Child or yourself over or in addition to Team Sports:1. Self-DefenseThis is the number one reason why most people decide to study Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. It teaches you the techniques to defend...