Gracie Jiu-Jitsu is a grappling based martial art that is the most complete form of self defense on the planet!  In addition to self defense, Gracie Jiu Jitsu (also known as brazilian jiu jitsu) is great way to tone up, shed body fat, and improve your overall health and well being. To learn Gracie Jiu-Jitsu correctly and get the most out of your experience, prospective students need to find a facility that offers professionally trained martial arts instructors who are great motivators, are able to teach correct technique, and provides a workout environment with top of the line professionalism that will ensure everyone will meet their goals!

Enrolling at Scranton MMA Academy is the first step to not only great overall health, it’s an opportunity to learn respect and discipline through technique that has been perfected and used for more than sevetnty years by members of the Gracie Family. Gracie Jiu Jitsu at Scranton MMA is the most popular course offered and is attended by men, women, and children of all ages, shapes, and sizes. Gracie Jiu-Jitsu is for everyone because it teaches how to defeat an opponent regardless of how large or aggressive they are; at Scranton MMA you will learn how to use leverage and strategic positioning to ultimately force an opponent into submission.

Scranton MMA accepts students of every age, level, experience, and interest. As Scranton’s best martial arts academy we teach how Gracie Jiu-Jitsu will work for every student. Our instructing staff wil help every student figure out the best course of classes in which they should start, and those that they should take in the future to help them progress towards meeting all of their personal goals. Many current students at MMA schools are there to just trim fat and lose those extra pounds, some are there to learn self-defense, and others are there to train to become professional MMA fighters in the cage. No matter what a student is looking to get out of a Gracie Jiu-Jitsu class, Scranton MMA can promise to help them achieve.

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu is one of the best fitness choices for body, mind, spirit. It teaches balance, coordination, and flexibility. A professional school for Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, Scranton MMA will make sure that when students leave they feel fit, motivated, respected, and most importantly, they will have the level of self-confidence that they’ve always desired. See you on the mats!