PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS
Introduction to bjj: THE FIRST STEP
Intro to BJJ is designed for people with little or no experience. In the introduction to BJJ class, we will be covering the basic principles and concepts of Jiu-Jitsu as well as etiquette and lessons that will make your experience that much more fun. Although this class is not mandatory for new students, it is strongly encouraged. This class has limited, optional live training.
CT-A CLASSES: Core fundamentals
The CTA program is designed for people with minimal experience in mind. It is the core Fundamental class and follows the curriculum designed by Professor Caio Terra. These classes will help all students build a solid foundation. Proficiency in the CTA Fundamental curriculum is required for advancement to blue belt. It is also required knowledge and is included in the tests of all colored belts, including Black Belt.
CT-B CLASSES: advanced fundamentals
These classes are designed for everyone but include more advanced concepts and positions. his class will teach the curriculum in a step-by-step process focusing on Professor Caio Terra’s CT-B Curriculum. Fundamentals does not mean basic, it means important and these classes are essential to building a solid foundation. This is a Traditional Gi class and is an hour-long. For students with no experience they are encouraged to try the intro to bjj and CTA classes when possible.
CT-C Classes: Intermediate white/blue and above
This class was designed for more advanced students looking to expand their knowledge. In CTC classes we follow professors curriculum of more advanced positions, and the application of the fundamentals of Jiu-Jitsu. This class has a minimum of 20 minutes of live training. This class requires experience and is for colored belts only. We do not make exceptions, because we want to ensure your experience is a good one. This is a Traditional Gi class and typically runs 1:15 to 1:30 in length.
NO-GI Classes (UNIFORM REQUIRED)
This “No-Gi” class is designed for advanced students and consists of traditional Jiu Jitsu technics adapted to make up for the lack of a uniform to grab. Students will learn how to take down, hold down and apply joint locks to submit opponents who are not wearing a Gi. The class consists of warm-ups, technics, drilling and rolling (live training). This class is an excellent way to transition your Jiu Jitsu technics into a no gi situations. Students must wear shorts and a CTA rash guard to attend this class.
OPEN MAT (CAIO TERRA ACADEMY MEMBERS)
Open Mat is a time where students can drill techniques and train in a creative environment. They are free to come and go whenever they feel like it and train at their own pace. CTA Open mat is for current CTA members and CTA Affiliate members only.
CAIO TERRA ACADEMY FITNESS | CT FIT
In addition to an award winning BJJ program we also offer fitness classes. Start living your best life today!
At CTA Fitness (CT Fit), all of our programs are designed by top industry leaders, like cross-fit games world champion Jason Khalipa. At CT Fit you can rest assured no matter what your fitness goals, we have a program for you!
The moment you step into the CT Fit environment you will be inspired to push a little harder, sweat a little longer and believe in yourself a little more. With each class, you will lift with confidence and sweat with purpose alongside a community that’s here to support you – no matter what.
PROGRAMS FOR Kids & Teens
KIDS 1: TODDLERS (4-6)
At the Caio Terra Academy, we believe that the training your child will receive with us will last a lifetime. We will help your child achieve their full potential by increasing their self-esteem and confidence while teaching them effective martial arts. Studies show that Kids who enroll in martial arts tend to have better grades, higher self-esteem, learn to develop personal discipline, learn the importance of goal setting, all the while having fun! The class is divided by age and ability to ensure that everyone develops at the appropriate pace!
The toddlers class is focused on having fun first with interactive games and drills that teach these principles! This is a 30 minutes class.
KIDS II (7-9)
The kids II program is designed to teach basic movements and introduces them to submission holds. In addition to learning how to defend themselves your child will have a head start in life because they will be ready to deal with tough situations such as peer pressure and bullying. Our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructors will teach your child how to use technique over strength and most importantly your child will have FUN AND LOTS OF IT!
Kids II is designed for children 7-9 years of age.
TEEN JIU-JITSU (10+):
This class consists of drilling moves and rolling (live training) while teaching the importance of martial values. It is very similar to our adult fundamental class!
The Teens class is designed to challenge and engage your teen! This class is run similar to our fundamental II program. They will learn the basic moves, positions, and the fundamentals of Jiu-Jitsu and we strongly reinforce martial values.