The Art of Jiu-Jitsu is worth more in every way than all of our athletics combined.
— President Theodore Roosevelt

What Is brazilian jiu Jitsu

Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a martial art and combat sport that teaches a smaller person how to defend him/herself against a larger adversary by using leverage and proper technique. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a sport, self-defense system, and a fitness program. 

 BJJ classes for ages 4 and up!

BJJ classes for ages 4 and up!

Power Pawns BJJ

Our kids program (Power Pawns) is tailored to develop confidence, instill structure, encourage friendship and supplement the discipline taught at home through the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. We take your childrens' progress seriously and look forward to guiding their journey through the ranks of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. 

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Adults (Beginner and Advanced)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a marathon as opposed to a sprint. Often it can take anywhere from six to ten years to obtain the coveted Black Belt. Everyone starting off is a beginner and hopefully, everyone will be an advanced student as well. Hence, why we offer classes for all levels and experience.

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Queens Class (Ladies Only)

At Checkmat Charlotte we cater to everyone. One of our best class is the Queens class. This class is specifically designed for females technically and socially.