Adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
The adult program comes in two flavors, gi (uniform) and no-gi (no uniform). Classes focus on proficiency drill time, allowing students to gain a solid understand of techniques. Class is structured for competitors, self defense supporters, safety/security professionals or people looking for a fun fitness activity to gain knowledge and sharpen their skills. BJJ is especially important for adults working sedentary (desk) jobs to stay active, healthy, and mobile. Only those with rank of purple belt or higher instruct classes. Ages 12+ are welcome.
Youth Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
The youth program is for children ages 4 -12. Classes are limited to 20 students, allowing for individualized attention. Classes are twice a week on Monday and Wednesday afternoons. Discipline and physical fitness are taught equally with grappling techniques. Our BJJ class sets achievable goals for students that teach them how to succeed with hard work and discipline. Special needs students are welcome.
Muay Thai / Kickboxing
Muay Thai, the prominent kickboxing style in modern competitions, is an art using punches, kicks, elbows, and standing grappling to subdue opponent. Muay Thai is a great way to learn striking, self defense, or simply get improve cardio conditioning. Class are twice a week, Monday and Wednesday evenings.
Open mat is an optional class for both youth and adult programs. It allows time for youth to get extra time grappling, working out, and reviewing curriculum. For adults, it's an opportunity to drill, spar, and review.
The Art of Brazilian Jiu-Jtisu
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) is a martial art, combat sport, and self defense system that focuses on grappling and ground fighting. The founders, Carlos and Helio Gracie, customized Japanese Jiu-Jitsu and Judo to create the art. BJJ is designed to teach a person how to defend themselves from an opponent, no matter their size, using leverage and proper technique. BJJ focuses on submissions, either joint-locks or chokeholds from the ground, without using strikes.
You don't need to be the strongest, biggest, fastest or the best to advance and succeed.
479.268.4333 1110 N Walton Blvd., Bentonville, AR 72712
Mathers Jiu-Jitsu & Fitness is a family owned business that not only offers quality instruction for all types of students, but improves the community by providing opportunities for law enforcement officers, women, veterans and athletes to learn in a safe environment.
While educating our students about martial arts and fitness, we promote better living with healthy eating, discipline, and high moral standards.
1110 N Walton Blvd
Bentonville, AR 72712