20 of the Best Places to Learn Jiu Jitsu in London

20 of the Best Places to Learn Jiu Jitsu in London

Jiu Jitsu is one of the fastest growing forms of Martial Arts for men and women in London. It is a great way to get fit, while learning self-defence as well as valuable life skills.

Check out these clubs below.

1. Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Woking

Gracie Barra Woking is one of 500 Gracie Barra Schools across the world. We have been open since March 2015 and so far been extremely successful on and off the Mats. We take students from 10 years plus and integrate young students with older students. Unlike other clubs Gracie Barra teaches self defence first being a primary life skill and and competition fighting second.

Address
Woking Leisure Centre
Kingfield Road
Woking
GU22 9BA

Tel: +447480 218006

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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2. Carlson Gracie BJJ Surrey

Our academy, based in Warlingham, Surrey is the premier Brazilian Jiu Jitsu academy in and around the Croydon/Surrey area, and is a part of the world famous Carlson Gracie network.
At our academy we offer Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), gi grappling and submission wrestling classes for all ages and abilities.

Address
Warlingham
Surrey

Tel: +447765 891839

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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3. Nova Forca

Whatever your fitness level, your size,ability or age, Nova Forca is here to help you achieve your personal health and fitness goals. Support is provided at every step of the way. Nova Forca kids brazilian jiujitsu classes consist of a fun session with the objective of enhancing positive development in a fun and motivating way.

Address
1 Roy Richmond Way
Epsom
Surrey
KT19 9BA

Tel: +441372 879 144

Class Times: From 12:00 – 21:00.

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4. Kamon Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Gracie Barra

Kamon BJJ caters for all ages, fitness levels, build, gender and natural ability. We do not just cater for the young athletic type (although they are most welcome), we genuinely want to help all people in a supportive environment. We will help you learn at your pace, whether you are a natural or require extra time and attention. We are there to develop you in a relaxed manner. Our members are balanced individuals who enjoy health and fitness through an exciting combat form of martial art.

Address
1st Floor. 54-58 Frith Rd
Croydon
CR0 1KB

Tel: +447775 858 886

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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5. 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu

10TH Planet Jiu – Jitsu acknowledges the necessity of experimentation, the process of change and the recognition of value in all styles of grappling. With this in main, 10TH Planet avoids stagnation and continuously evokes with a sport that is constantly changing at a rapid rate.

Address
Butcher Row
London
E1W 3HB

Tel: +447867 392 742

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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6. Marc Walder Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

We welcome people of all ages and levels. Feel free to just roll up and watch or participate in one of our exceptional BJJ technique classes – we welcome all newcomers to any of our classes… Or you can call or email us for any information at all.

Address
St Aidans Catholic Primary School
Benton Road
Seven Kings
Essex
IG1 4AS

Tel: +447947 376 177

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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7. Archway Jiu Jitsu Club

Based in North London, Archway Jiu-Jitsu club is a martial arts club that teaches real-life self defence in a safe, friendly environment. Jiu-Jitsu is an excellent form of self defence for women and men. At Archway Jiu-Jitsu club, you will be taught practical techniques for defending against armed and unarmed attackers without relying on strength or weight advantage.

Address
Acland Burghley Sports Centre
Burghley Road
London
NW5 1UJ

Tel: +447588 966 332

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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8. Gary Maas Jiu-Jitsu

Want to get fit? Learn a martial art? And meet new people? Why not do all three? Come down to Gary Maas Jiu-Jitsu.
You can work up a sweat and have fun training and learning self-defence with like minded individuals.
We offer adult and child classes, so old, young, beginner or master everyone with the desire to learn is welcome. Every journey begins with a single step.

Address
169 Churchbury Lane
Enfield
EN1 3HQ

Tel: +447950 337 732

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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9. Highbury Jitsu Club

At Highbury Jitsu Club we teach Jujitsu and practical self defence suitable for anyone; any size, weight or strength. We are based in Highbury, Islington where we offer martial arts classes for juniors ages 8-17 and adults 18+

Address
Sotheby Mews Day Centre for Older People
Sotheby Rd
London
N5 2UT

Tel: +447879 843 587

Class Times: Wednesday Evenings.

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10. Ju Jitsu – Imperial College Jitsu Club

Newbies (that’s presumably you!) will learn how to deal with grabs, punches, and bottle attacks, as well as how to fall and roll safely. At higher levels, you will deal with more weapons (such as knives and sticks), multiple attackers, and fighting on the ground. We are affiliated with The Jiu Jitsu Foundation and our instructors are fully certified. The club atmosphere is really friendly but the training is intense and sure to get you fighting fit.

Address
Beit Quadrangle
Prince Consort Road
London
SW7 2BB

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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11. London Central Jitsu Club

Our aim is to teach practical and effective self defence and martial arts to people in the Waterloo area of central London. There are many reasons for taking an interest in self defence and jujitsu. Whatever your reasons are, we will safely, progressively and repeatedly drill you on how to deal with violent situations effectively. This will include attacks from grabs, punches, strangles, bottles, sticks and, as you improve, knives, broken bottles and multiple assailants.

Address
Kinetic Gym
Cornwall Road
London
SE1 9NQ

Tel: +447958 428 999

Class Times: Monday/Thursday Evenings.

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12. London Ju Jitsu

Ju jitsu is a Japanese martial art that employs a series of throws, strikes and joint locks to control an aggressor. Ju jitsu is an effective form of self defence that can be learned by anyone of any age or sex. After visiting London Ju Jitsu for their article on the merits of various Martial Arts, Men’s Fitness Magazine rated Ju-Jitsu as “Absolutely the best Martial Art for Self-Defence.”

Classes in Tooting and Covent Garden.

Address
Greaves Place
London
SW17 0NE

Tel: +447515 335 946

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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13. Arlans Siqueira Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

My aim is to make Brazilian Jiu Jitsu accessible to everyone. I currently run Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes for adults and children, and also provide one on one tuition. Please feel free to explore this website and find out more about my classes, and my students.

Address
Hastingwood Trading Estate
35 Harbet Rd
London
N18 3HT

Tel: +447956 433 997

Class Times: Mostly evenings/ weekend mornings

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14. Eastway Jiu-Jitsu Club

Welcome to Eastway Jiu-jitsu club, Fitness, Self Defence, Confidence and Respect. Keep fit and Learn How to Protect Yourself.
Friendly classes now. Beginners, adults and kids.

Address
St Annes Church Centre
Larkshall Rd
London
E4 6NP

Tel: +447884 233 477

Class Times: Mostly Late Afternoons and Evenings.

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15. University College London Jitsu Club

Based in central London, UCLU jiu jitsu is a martial arts club teaching realistic self defence techniques in a friendly environment. Beginners are welcome at any session. Just wear something loose and comfortable and be prepared to join us for a frosty beverage in the pub after training. It’s a yin and yang thing.

Address
99 Charlotte St
London
W1T 4QB

Tel: +4420 7679 6116

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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16. Legacy BJJ

At Legacy Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy we are committed to approaching each student as an individual whilst offering a complete program that includes fitness, technical training, live sparring and specific training for all competitions. By visiting us we hope that you will get a feeling about what is to practise of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and/or MMA. Whether for fun, fitness or for competition get the results you want in a safe, positive and inspiring way! Contact us today.

Address
Urban Kings Gym
4 Bravingtons Walk
N1 9GA

Tel: +447092 279 089

Class Times: Mostly afternoons and evenings.

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17. London Fight Factory 

The London Fight Factory is a world renowned mixed martial arts gym and we train everyone from complete beginners to professional fighters.
If you are interested in learning martial arts such as Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Boxing, MMA, Muay Thai Kick Boxing, Sambo or Wrestling in London, just email us to book a free trial class and get started.

Address
19 Ebenezer St
London
N1 7LU

Tel: +447944 574 046

Class Times: All Day Until Close.

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18. EK BJJ – Eddie Kone Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

The vision of our Academy was not only to teach students the amazing art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, but to pass on the traditions of the Gracie Family whilst also incorporating the Jiu-Jitsu Lifestyle.
Over the past 4 years the Eddie Kone (EKBJJ) Association has played host to some of the most recognisable and prominent figure’s in the martial arts world today.

Address
Sutherland House (1st floor. DA4)
43 Sutherland Road
London
E17 6BU

Tel: +447518 017 660

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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19. Diesel Gym

We pride ourselves on the relaxed and friendly atmosphere at our club. Whilst we train hard and in a professional manner we also want people to feel that they can have fun and enjoy their training, after all – most of us have chosen to train during our own free/personal time!
The Gym runs a pretty hectic social schedule too with event days, evenings out, to the simple get together after training – especially Friday nights.

Address
Simon House
Butchers Row
London
E1W 3HB

Tel: +447765 243 012

Class Times: Mostly evenings

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20. Roger Gracie Academy

Roger has put together a team of instructors from Brazil and other parts of the world, all trained to the highest standards of BJJ instruction. Together, they teach the Gracie family’s system of BJJ at the world famous Roger Gracie Academy in London, and our associated schools throughout the UK and the rest of the world. The Roger Gracie Academy is well known for the exceptional atmosphere that is fostered there. All of our members are treated as part of a big family, and the result is a relaxed and enjoyable place in which to train.

Address
149 Freston Rd
London
W10 6TH

Tel: +4420 8960 1112

Class Times: All Day Until Close.

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Do you train in Jiu-Jitsu? Feel free to add your local Jiu-Jitsu club to the comments below.

 
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