Those participating in BJJ in Colorado soon learn that they are learning one of the world’s best martial arts from one of the world’s best martial artists. Professor Steve Hordinski is a Colorado native that first earned a black belt in Kenpo Karate. He later proudly served in the armed forces, stationed in Hawaii. It was here that he trained directly under Relson Gracie himself. Proving himself to Relson time and again, Steve garnered several top level wins at tournaments. Becoming a highly respected figure in the world of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Steve attained his black belt with a red stripe, signifying his ability not only as a practitioner, but also as a recognized instructor.

BJJ Ever Expanding

Fortunately for residents of the Centennial State, Steve wanted to bring his love for jiu jitsu home. Littleton has the benefit of being led by this renowned athlete and instructor, with a long and storied history of success in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Steve dedicates himself to spreading the benefits and joy of knowing and training Jiu Jitsu, as he is aware of how positively life changing Gracie Jiu Jitsu can be. Jiu Jitsu in Colorado is enriched by the top athletes that have chosen to make Colorado their training and teaching grounds.

Offer Your Child The Gift of Self Defense

Denver kids classes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu offer children so much for the time and money invested. While parents often begin their children training for a single, or perhaps a few reasons, they soon realize how many positive benefits are accruing. Kids martial arts classes help with anti-bullying efforts by teaching kids positive ways of deflecting violence, and of course, if needed, how to shut-down violence. Kids learn to have a positive self-image and to respect one another and their teachers. They receive a fun and safe work out that sharpens their body and mind, while practicing discipline and focus. The list goes on.