Top Level Martial Arts
2674 North Haven Blvd
Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44223

How often do I/my kid come to class?

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Jiu-Jitsu is known to be the hardest system in which you can earn rank. This is due both to the long time periods of training between ranks and the need to actually demonstrate your skill through the actual application of your techniques. As with any endeavor that has some sort of hierarchy, everyone always wants […]

The Black Belt Mindset- A recipe for success

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Believe anything you wish about what martial art is better than another or more effective and so on. There is, however, no contention on the fact that the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt is considered the most difficult black belt to earn in all of martial arts. It takes an average of 10 to 15 years […]

How We Treat Beginners

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Here’s a fact that most people forget and/or take for granted! EVERYONE STARTS AS A BEGINNER! And we feel every beginner should be treated with respect. It’s integral to how our culture is built and it’s the #1 reason that we are the largest Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu school in Cuyahoga Falls. In this video, Head Instructor, […]

Balancing BJJ and Life!

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Hobbies are time consuming! I remember when I first took up a hobby about 10 years ago. I had decided to learn the art of prestidigitation, slight of hand. That’s right, I’m a nerd who likes to do magic 😀   Well, it turns out, learning magic is hard. It took hours of practice, not […]

More Free Time With Less Hassle

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There’s no doubt this life can be draining sometimes. Between meetings at work, commitments with friends, and getting the kids from place to place, it’s often hard to find time for yourself. Hell, when you do, it’s often hard to be motivated to do anything. I think we’ve all felt this challenge and the real […]

Top Four Benefits of Working out With a Loved One

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There are few things quite like working out with a partner or spouse – a loved one of any sort. No matter type of martial arts you both practice, there are some benefits to exercising together. From perfecting your form to keeping each other motivated, you’ll find them here Read on to find out more. […]

5 Ways Martial Arts Improves Kids Grades

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We’ve all seen the headlines “Martial Arts improves your kids school progress” or “Take Jiu-Jitsu Lessons To Help Your Kid In School!” So one of the top questions we often get from parents is, “Is this improved grades thing just salesy BS or is there an actual connection?” Believe it or not, it’s not just […]

6 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Kid’s Focus

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We’ve all been there. You’re talking to your kid and out of nowhere, they just drift off. It’s like you’re not even talking anymore. As a parent it’s so frustrating. We worry that they won’t learn well enough in school, or that they will miss an important detail, or get hurt because of their lack […]

CRINGEWORTHY SELF DEFENSE

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Did you know that Bill and Ed, who run the academy, also run a national podcast? As part of that, they also debunk bad martial arts advice and are considered national self defense experts in their own right. Bill has trained the US Army combatives both here and in Iraq. Ed teaches self defense on […]

Safety is a priority

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Did you know that all of our instructors and coaches are CPR, AED, and First Aid certified? We even keep an AED on hand because it’s that important to us that you and your children are safe. God willing, we never have to use them, but it good to have the skills just in case. […]