D15 Academy was founded in 2015. Initially group of friends was looking to find few meters of mats for training. With the time the numbers were growing and our needs as well. 2016 was milestone step for us, we separated to adults and kids classes, we joined Carlson Gracie Team and welcomed Henrique Saraiva as our head-coach. From that moment our team is growing rapidly. We established competition team and transformed gym into full time academy with classes in the morning and at night for adults and 4 different age groups of youth.
In D15 Academy we use methodology of Carlson Gracie School, with solid foundation before progress to modern school of competition Jiu Jitsu. Our program is complete, works well in every environment: self defence, MMA and sport Jiu Jitsu.
We are very old school academy in different issue. What is less common nowadays beside sport aspect we still teach our students from youngest age about lifetime values such as honour, respect, loyalty, fair play etc.
This program is an introduction for youngest students to art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Curriculum includes basic Jiu Jitsu techniques with elements of self defence and explanation “how to react to stay safe in situation of danger”. This curriculum includes games and drills to keep class fun and as much enjoyable for children in this age group. Program is designed to improve coordination, agility and stability.
This program is designed as extension of 4-5 years old program. It helps our young students in better understanding of overall concept of Jiu Jitsu and to build a strong foundation for future progress. Curriculum focus on basic techniques with more class time uses for live sparring in comparison to Kids 4-5 years old program. Class is being kept in fun environment suitable for kids in this age group. Program is designed to improve coordination, agility and stability.
This program is designed for both beginners and advanced students. Curriculum includes basic and fundamental techniques of Jiu Jitsu. We slowly implement to the class explanation of Jiu Jitsu rules. Class starts with specific to Jiu Jitsu warm up, continues by drills and techniques and finish by live sparring. Class curriculum includes self defence elements.
This program fits for both beginners and advanced students. Curriculum includes the same concept as 8-9 years old program with more detailed explanation of techniques and positions. Program includes deeper explanation of Jiu Jitsu rules. Class schedule is very similar to adults groups. Self defence elements included.
CHILDREN COMPETITION CLASS
Program of this class is designed for competitors only. Includes specific and positional training and explanation how to fight in tournament environment.
ADULTS AND TEENS FROM 14
Curriculum of this class fits everyone. From total beginners to advanced athletes. Class structure consist specific warm up to Jiu Jitsu followed by drills and techniques. Class is finished by specific rolls and full sparring. Adults practice Jiu Jitsu both Gi and No Gi.
Adults and Teens from 14 Beginners Course
6 weeks program for total beginners who never train Jiu Jitsu before. Runs every 6 weeks all year long except summer time. The best option to start Jiu Jitsu journey for adults and teens from 14 years old.