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

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


How a Jiu Jitsu After School Program Can Benefit Your Children

How a Jiu Jistu After School Program can Benefit Your Children

If you’re in need of an after school program for your children, why not consider one that teaches a number of different skills, as well as one that will have a positive impact on their lives. Martial arts is an activity that many kids enjoy, and the benefits to participating in this kind of sport are numerous. If your child/children need a place to go after school, consider signing them up for an after school program with our professional instructors at Jiu Jitsu Nation. 

What a BJJ Program Teaches

The skills your child will take home from participating in a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu after school program are great. We’ve listed a few of the positive lessons and attributes a child can develop from an after school BJJ program below. 


When children attend an after school program focused on the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, they’ll learn all about the importance of sportsmanship — a necessary thing to learn, whether you’re practicing BJJ, or doing something else entirely. No matter what path they take in life, there will be competitions and times when they’ll be faced against another. It’s important they develop good sportsmanship early on and carry it throughout the rest of their competitive interactions and experiences. 


When playing sports, and especially when learning BJJ, it’s important to practice safety. We’ll equip the children enrolled in our after school program with the proper techniques they need to stay safe, avoid injury, and most importantly, have fun. 


Working with others is one of the most important skills to have in the workplace today. Why not get your children working on their teamwork skills early on by enrolling them in an after school program. While you may think of BJJ as a sport that’s primarily individual, it takes the positive support of a team to excel. In our program, we’ll not only learn BJJ skills but also play a number of games involving teamwork. 


Enrolling in our BJJ after school program will allow your child to interact with others from a number of different primary and middle schools in the area. With our fun environment, they have the opportunity to develop a number of new relationships with children from around the area.  

We Conveniently Pick Children Up From Their Schools 

We pick up children from the following local schools:

  • Browns Chapel
  • Stewarts Creek Elementary
  • Stewarts Creek Middle
  • Stewartsboro Elementary
  • David Yuree
  • Thurman Francis
  • Smyrna Primary
  • Smyrna Middle

Contact Jiu Jitsu Nation today if you’re interested in our after school programs for the upcoming school year.

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(615) 459-5248
10364 Old Nashville Hwy Suite 200 Smyrna TN, 37167