We offer Law Enforcement, Fire, EMT, and Military discounts.

We offer Law Enforcement, Fire, EMT, and Military discounts.


Adult Jiu Jitsu Classes in Smyrna & Murfreesboro Tennessee

No matter if you’re beginning your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu journey or looking for a new place to train, you’ve found your home at Jiu Jitsu Nation. As part of the Gracie Jiu Jitsu network, our school is dedicated to providing each and every student with the highest quality martial arts training available. In addition to providing students with the lessons and training necessary to rise through the ranks of Jiu Jitsu, our students also receive something far more valuable — becoming part of a strong family of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners across the nation.

Compete With Our World-Class Team

Interested in starting a competitive sport? Look no further than the competition team. Our team participates in multiple martial arts tournaments nationwide throughout the year. If you are looking to start your competitive training, stop by our Smyrna, TN academy and get started today!

At Jiu Jitsu Nation, you’ll enjoy:

  • World-Class Instruction
  • Top of the Line Martial Arts Training Facilities in Rutherford County
  • The Opportunity to Compete With Us Across the Nation
  • Family Friendly Training Environment

Highly Trained Instructors Focused On Your Success

The instructors at Jiu Jitsu Nation have trained for decades in the Gracie Jiu Jitsu network. Our expansive and versatile experience enables our students to have a deep understanding for the art. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu concentrates on dominating your opponent by using angles, leverage and superior body positioning to control an opponent. A person that has a superior position is in a better situation to end the conflict effectively. Our instructors will show you how to leverage your body, techniques, angles and more to properly control an opponent.

Did You Know That 95% of Self Defense Situations End Up on the Ground?

Yet, grappling still remains one of the most under taught forms of self defense! Our classes focus on providing our students with the knowledge and training necessary to defend themselves in similar situations. Whether you train for martial arts competition purposes or to meet your fitness goals, you’ll also learn lifelong self defense lessons along the way.

Join Rutherford County’s Jiu Jitsu Community

Our welcoming and friendly training environment is perfect for anyone looking to begin or continue their Brazilian Jiu Jitsu journey. From our knowledgable martial arts instructors to our strong community of practitioners, you’ll feel right at home when you train with us.

Sign up for your free week trial at and start training today!