Jiu-Jitsu: A journey beyond 40

BJJ 40 Plus

I have been practising Jiu-Jitsu for a few years now and being over 40 years old, I have learned a few hard lessons. The beauty of Jiu-Jitsu that anyone can practice it no matter what your age is, or your physical limitations, or even mental illnesses. There are things we have to consider though if we wish to embark on this lifestyle that is the life of a Jiu-Jitsu practitioner.

Age along with physical limitations (such as injuries) can slow down our progress, but not necessary that it becomes a detriment to our growth in this art. As with every sport/martial art, we have our own different pace of growth.

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First Term of the Year Welcome

The Dunedin Jiu-Jitsu Team from MyBJJ Dunedin wants to hear about your exciting summer holidays.

Changes

Please take note of the improvements and changes we have made around the gym, especially the new locations for the male and female changing rooms.
We have also changed the timetable for kids. Saturday classes have moved to the afternoon!
Mon, Wed, Fri: 4:00pm Littles, 4:30pm Middles, 5:15pm Teens
Saturday: 2:00pm Littles, 2:30pm Middles, 3:15pm Teens
We’re still offering striking/MMA after each of the kids’ classes. 10 minutes for little and middle kids, 15 minutes for teens.

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End of year grading party 2019

From MyBJJ Dunedin Team we would like to congratulate all our students on their many achievements this year. Many of you have grown so much in BJJ knowledge and showed attributes of Bushido Code. Special thanks to the parents who helped in the grading party and other events, and the parents who work hard to bring their children on time, keep their children Gis clean, and help with the teaching during classes.

We look forward to seeing all of you next year and hearing your stories about the holidays period.

MyBJJ Dunedin Team

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