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December Update: End of Semesters and Winter Break!

Our December Calendar is updated. Please note that our Kids and Teens Programs come to an End on Dec 7th and 8th. The gym will be closed for Fundamentals, Advanced and Open Mats from Dec 23rd until Jan 2nd. However, we may open for a few open mats during the break. All memberships with remaining […]

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Patience

In today’s world being Patient is hard achieve.  We have so much instant gratification available to us through TV, the Internet and modern day conveniences that it can be very hard to stay focused on something that doesn’t come easy to us.  We want it now! In Jiu Jitsu, Patience is not just a virtue […]

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PTT Tournament Results

Members of the Kootenay Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Team in Rossland and Castlegar traveled to Kelowna this weekend to compete in the Pacific Top Team Jiu Jitsu tournament. After training hard leading up to the tournament all 7 Kootenay BJJ competitors walked away with a medal in their divisions. Evan Taylor, aged 13, had a very […]

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Gym Closed on Oct 27th & 28th

Hi team! Our gyms will be closed on October 27th in Rossland and 28th in Castlegar while our team is away in Kelowna for a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Competition. We have 7 team members competing so wish us luck! Classes will be back to our regularly scheduled programming on Sunday Oct 29th for Open Mat […]

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Tuesdays Open Mats Cancelled in Rossland

Hi Team, Due to smaller turnouts, we will be cancelling the Tuesday Open mat in Rossland for the time being. This will hopefully drive attendance to our Thursday Open Mats at Noon. Please let me know if you have feedback about this. I am always open to hear your thoughts! Thanks, KootenayBJJ

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Teen Jiu Jitsu Classes start on April 10th

Teen Jiu Jitsu Classes: Starting April 10th, Rossland Brazilian Jiu Jitsu will be offering a new Jiu Jitsu program dedicated to 10 – 16 year olds who want to learn and take their skills to the next level.  No previous experience is required to join. Classes are on Monday/Wednesdays/Fridays from 5pm-6pm and the semester runs […]

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Gathering of Voices Youth Conference Seminars

On March 22nd and 23rd, I was lucky enough to be invited along with Damian from Salmo Jiu Jitsu to the Gathering of Voices conference for aboriginal youth in Kelowna to present three 3 hour workshops about Jiu Jitsu to young adults aged 12-18.  This was a heartwarming and soul building experience for me as we […]

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Class Schedule Changes for April

We will be making some changes to our schedule to ensure our team is receiving the best training possible at Rossland BJJ. Starting April 10th, we will be introducing a brand new class focused on giving our older kids/teens a time to practice Jiu Jitsu that is dedicated to them.  This is a class for […]

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