A sport created to improve and increase the physical mobility, strength, and safety of the practitioner. Jiu Jitsu originating in Japan, and strengthened in Brazil, was created to assist an individual to maintain a dominant position ensuring safety in the circumstance of danger. This evolving sport was designed for the student to rely on skill and technique rather than strength to subdue and control their opponent. These techniques are extremely important during a physical attack and can be the difference of saving your life and the life of your loved ones. Through the years Jiu Jitsu has evolved to encompass more of a sport dynamic and competition style techniques. It has created a major group in youth and adult sport competition, making headlines for Jiu Jitsu to be included in the 2024 Olympics. The benefits of Jiu Jitsu go well beyond self-defense and can be transpired into all aspects of life. Increasing physical fitness, improving mental health, and strengthening self-confidence are only a few of the proven benefits from Jiu Jitsu.
Our goal is to provide quality techniques and skill to every student who walks through our door. We aim to create an environment that will promote lifelong friendships and help support every member of the Silverback Family. We are dedicated to allowing growth in life as well as on your Jiu Jitsu journey. We honestly believe Jiu Jitsu is an important sport that has many undeniable benefits to every person who trains. We promise to commit to your own individual journey and help promote your happiness while learning the beautiful art of Jiu Jitsu.
The great thing about Jiu Jitsu it is for anyone. The weak, the strong, the timid the brave. Old young, big, small, when we say everyone, we mean everyone. Everyone includes you. You do not have to be the best to start, you dont even have to know anything about jiu jitsu, all we ask is that you give it a chance. The only thing needed is a person with the motivation to try something new. Whatever agenda you may have in order for you to try it out, we promise you will not stay solely for that purpose. You are going to stay for the welcoming environment, for the rewarding workouts and for the life improvements. If you have the mindset to be open and willing to try something new, we encourage you to give it a try.