Our MMA program creates the ultimate athlete by combining striking, wrestling, and jiu jitsu and making sure your teen in proficient in all areas of combat!
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MMA is the next level of training, it incorporates multiple disciplines to give the athlete the tools they need to achieve success in combat sports. Through this type of training it gives one the opportunity to overcome fear and discover what they are truly capable of.
It’s not just a workout — it’s a life-saving skill. Teens learn how to protect themselves regardless of what phase of combat, standing up or on the ground.
People all over Strongsville turn to us for their Self-Defense training.
Our principles are simple…. Respect, Competition, and Excellence!
Being pushed to your limits with others gives you a newfound respect for each other. You become brothers and sisters in the gym.
Competition – No one builds character without struggle. We encourage all levels of competition and help you become proficient and comfortable with competition no matter where you are in your journey.
Excellence – We strive to help everyone excel in every aspect of training. Attention to detail, and emphasizing technique above all else helps us to become excellent!
Most frequent questions and answers about our Teen MMA Program
We don’t require parents to stay during classes. However, we do find that parents who get involved with their kids MMA lessons, truly build a solid connection as they see their child grow in confidence and skill as they progress through their belt ranks. And building strong family units is important to us at Vanyo Martial Arts for our Strongsville community.
Make sure you wear comfortable clothes you can do sports in!
Be sure to bring a water bottle to your MMA classes.
Yes! One of the great things about martial arts classes, is that it’s an individual sport, done in a group environment. We find all our students improve in their focus, self control, discipline and social skills. Martial arts builds on repetition, which helps to create the skills children can build from. But the best part is…. They don’t even realise that is what our highly trained Kids Martial Arts Instructors are actually doing. They just think they are having fun!
The best way to find out for yourself, is to take advantage of our limited time offer. You’ll find our team so helpful and dedicated to helping your child become the best version of themselves. Book in now! You will be glad you did!
We encourage parents to watch their children in their kids MMA lessons. We love parents getting involved! And so do their kids. Even better… join into some of our martial arts classes for adults. Your kids will love that you have something in common. It will build a strong family bond!
Additionally, if you wanted some ‘me-time’? Simply drop them off, and go grab a coffee. They will greet you with a huge smile when you return, because they had SO much fun!
Not at all. You will find that MMA classes are the PERFECT sport for kids who aren’t connecting with other sports. MMA is an individual after school activity, that is done in a group.
The journey from white belt to black belt is different for each student but what is the same for everyone is that they improve coordination, balance, motor skills, focus and discipline. They also make a lot of great friends in the process!
Our instructors are highly skilled in teaching martial arts. It’s their PASSION!
This is probably the BEST kids activity for children who sit a lot!
Getting them active, without them realizing they are learning, is our skill. Mixed martial arts is the perfect alternative for your children and screen time. We foster an environment where children engage physically with other peers which builds social skills. Martial arts also builds not just physical fitness, but helps to create that mental focus that kids need to function properly. It is also great for your child’s emotional well being.
Many Strongsville parents find that once their kids start martial arts classes, they see a happier, more social child develop right before their eyes. You’ll be glad they started classes!