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JIU JITSU'S BENEFITS: Going Beyond the Mat


There are many benefits to training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, all of which depend on what you are looking to gain out of your trianing. If you're simply looking for a workout, BJJ will make you get in shape fast, all while having fun. In our schools, the workouts are always changing but will always make you sweat- it's not the same old gym routine. If you're looking for self defense, BJJ is considered one of the best self defense martial arts.

If you are looking to fight, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes are a great first step. Almost every fighter in the MMA scene today trains with BJJ classes. No matter your goal, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a great hobby to have, and you will be surrounded by like-minded positive people who care about themselves and their health.

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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Modern Martial Arts


In our school, we found an ideal balance of hard work and fun. The instructors provide a refined learning environment while keeping things light. No one will ever get in your face and tap you out if you come to class late. The atmosphere is one of cooperation; everyone trains hard and they help each other attain their goals. Even if students just want to come for a good workout, they get just that and are pushed every time they are in class. Our BJJ program will help you:

  • Get into the best shape of your life
  • Learn the most effective self-defense
  • Instill the life skills & character of a true martial artist

Our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu program puts you on the road to lifelong learning and self-improvement. Our world champion instructors are there to guide, instruct, and motivate you to be the best that you can be.

Modern Martial Arts NYC has been in operation since 2001, offering both kickboxing and jiu-jitsu to its students as well as one of the best kids programs in New York City.


Our Students

School Stats

  • 2 Programs available: BJJ + Standup = MMA

  • 100+ Active NYC Students

  • 15 Medals Won in Competition in 2014

  • 1,000s of armbars served since 2001