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10 Reasons to Join Crossroads BJJ

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1) Crossroads BJJ is a Fun and Exciting way to get fit.

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu is often compared to a game of human chess. If you don’t like to workout at the gym because you get bored, you are not alone. Many of our students were tired of repeating the same exercises at the gym. They couldn’t find good enough songs to keep them motivated on the treadmill. They found Brazilian Jiu-JItsu ( BJJ ) to be the perfect workout because it requires a high level of concentration proportional to the amount of calories burned an pounds lost. What’s even more important is you will learn to defend yourself, so its a Win-Win!!

2) Crossroads people are committed to your progress in learning.

The people at Crossroads BJJ make our school what it is, and you will soon be on of us! You will be impressed by how committed each and every Crossroads BJJ team member is to your learning. The instructors, staff and other students make our environment friendly yet challenging, which stimulates all of us to achieve our best.

3) Crossroads class structure makes your BJJ experience smooth and enjoyable.

The class structure at Crossroads BJJ has been carefully created by Head Coach and BJJ Black Belt Dustin Rhodes. With over 8 years of teaching experience Dustin has Carefully created 5 different class types to meet the needs of each and every type of student. At Crossroads Classes start on time and adhere to a carefully created curriculum and class structure. As as student you will see a consistent class structure and know exactly what to expect from each and every class you attend. The consistency of this structure combined with the creativity and innovation of our instructors blend to facilitate your progress.

4) The Crossroads BJJ community will change your life forever.

When you join Crossroads BJJ, you are not just getting BJJ Classes. you become part of a community united by the ideals of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu lifestyle. Special Seminars and events outside of the School paired with our 7 day a week class schedule create a fun and exciting learning environment for you and your family!

4) Crossroads BJJ Fighting Techniques will be useful outside of the mats, in Real-life situations.

You don’t come to class just to learn how to fight. You also work hard toward mastering the underlying principles that allow you to succeed on the mats. When applied to your life off the mats, these principles can bring more balance to your routine and help you reach your true potential.

6. Train and Learn from a Black Belt Every Class.

At Crossroads BJJ a IBJJF and USBJJF recognized Black Belt teaches every Kids, Fundamentals and Advanced Class we offer. Our head Instructor Dustin Rhodes earned his Black belt in 2012 and will make himself available to answer any questions you may have. Dustin’s main goal as an instructor is to help you get better faster!

7. Crossroads BJJ is Fun for the Whole Family.

One of the most unique characteristics about our schools is our family-orientated approach. Crossroads BJJ is proud to to create competitors who are extremely technical and mentally tough,  while still maintaining a training environment that is welcoming for the whole family: husband, wife and kids.

8. You will train in germ-free facilities.

Cleanliness is a top priority. Our schools adhere to the strict standard of cleanliness and hygiene. Our staff cleans the facilities constantly, and all Crossroads BJJ student uniforms are washed regularly. Our mats are cleaned on a daily basis to neutralizes bacteria, fungus and odors without detriment to the equipment.

9. You couldn’t find a safer environment.

Student safety is our instructors’ primary goal. Training sessions are supervised at all times, and we have CPR-trained personnel.

10. With 13 years of experience and only only 4 steps away from The founder of BJJ you are assured you a link to our art’s roots.

Black belt instructor Dustin Rhodes has been teaching BJJ for over 8 years and in that time he has taught students from white to black belt and from every background imaginable. The Jiu-Jitsu you will learn is not based on strength, flexibility or extreme athleticism. The BJJ you will learn is based on Technique, that anybody regardless of what shape they are in can use. You will learn Brazilian Jiu-jitsu technique as close to the source as possible, making sure you learn the crucial details to help you reach further. Come in and and experience the Crossroads Difference. We can’t wait to meet you!