The Art of Self-Defense

9th Jiu-Jitsu is committed to the effective teaching of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. Our program is centered on self-defense and includes conditioning, technique, and sparring. Our curriculum is designed to ease the student into a training regime and application of technique. We would like to extend to you an open invitation to come to the school and experience for yourself the most effective martial art… Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.

Involve the family! Training together as a family is a wonderful way to bond while doing something positive that everyone benefits from.

Jiu-Jitsu is an art that can only be practiced and trained to the fullest among close friends and family. It is fun, builds character, helps deal with problems and overcome obstacles that we face in our daily lives.

Join us and experience the benefits of Jiu-Jitsu!

Our vision is to help people improve their lives spiritually, mentally and physically through Jiu-Jitsu

“With maturity, we can judge only ourselves.”

– 9th Jiu-Jitsu

Our Programs

Jiu-Jitsu is for everyone

9th Jiu-Jitsu Academy hopes to share the art of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in a welcoming and family-oriented environment.  We have programs for the entire family.  


Choose from 20 Group classes a week. Small classes, personal instruction. A supportive, friendly environment whether you are interested in BJJ for life balance, self-defense or fitness. Classes include techniques, physical drills, and live training.


All kids need a super-powered dose of self-confidence to grow strong and healthy. Classes develop self-defense skills, respect, focus, discipline, social skills and self-control in a fun, friendly environment. Ages 5-7 and 8-12 years.

With the constant practice of Jiu-Jitsu, you will learn to control yourself and manage others aggressions towards you mentally and physically.

Our mission is to have a lasting impact in the community. Our goal is to be a positive influence for families and members of the community by sharing family values such as respect, humility, self-control and honesty.

Request More Information

Most Recent Reviews



” David is an awesome teacher for both adults and children. My boys and I have been going for a year and have had a great time and learned a lot.” –  Jason Iacobellis



“Great school and a great atmosphere. David is an excellent instructor!” – Josiah Raymer

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.” – Joshua 1:9

9TH AVENUE 850-485-5559

GRACIE DOWNTOWN 850-503-0340

Close Menu