Tiger Schulmann’s

Jiu Jitsu Classes

Tiger Schulmann’s
Carroll Gardens, NY

Tiger Schulmann’s
Martial Arts
Carroll Gardens, NY

Jiu Jitsu Classes

Tiger Schulmann’s
Carroll Gardens, NY

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Kids Jiu Jitsu Classes in Carroll Gardens

Kids who study  Jiu Jitsu at Tiger Schulmann’s Carroll Gardens learn more than just self-defense, they learn the benefits of self-control and discipline in a safe and supportive environment.

Little Tigers | 5-7 Year Olds

  • Jiu Jitsu classes designed specifically for children ages 5–7 years old. 
  • Students learn the fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and self-defense along with discipline, focus and respect.
  • Our classes build your child’s agility, flexibility and coordination – all while having fun!

Tigers | 8-12 Year Olds

  • Classes designed specifically for children ages 8-12 years old.
  • Build confidence and self-esteem in your child while teaching them how to defend themselves without violence.
  • Our certified instructors teach valuable life skills like discipline, respect, focus and goal setting through the practice of Jiu Jitsu

Teen Tigers | 13-18 Year Olds

  • Classes designed specifically for teenagers to increase strength, stamina, flexibility, and cardio fitness
  • Learn practical self-defense for teens of any size or strength
  • Develop confidence and a healthy self-image 
  • Character development and social skills training in a positive environment

Adult Jiu Jitsu Classes in Carroll Gardens

Adult Jiu Jitsu classes at Tiger Schulmann’s Carroll Gardens are a great way for men and women of all ages to get fit and learn self-defense. Our certified instructors provide a fun and positive atmosphere where students can safely learn new techniques that will build both skill and confidence.   

Adults

In Jiu Jitsu technical skills are prioritized over strength, athletic ability, and speed, so age is less of a factor than in other sports.

  • Self-Defense: Learn how to use leverage and technique to defend against bigger and stronger opponents.
  • Fitness: Our classes will help you lose weight, gain strength, and improve your cardiovascular health. 
  • Community: Meet new people, make friends and be recognized for who you truly are. 

Meet Our Head Instructors

Sensei Nissim Levy

Nissim Levy set off on his martial arts journey at 22 and immediately knew he’d found his career path. Today he brings over 25 years of teaching experience to his role as Owner and Head Instructor of Tiger Schulmann’s Bay Ridge in Brooklyn, NY.

“We support your health with a 3-dimensional workout,” says Levy. “We build full-body fitness. We develop mental toughness, discipline, and focus. What we teach, isn’t just self-defense, it is a life skill.  Remember, we’re in this together.  We want you to stay motivated and have fun every step of the way.”

Sensei Nissim Levy at Tiger Schulmann's Bay Ridge

The Toughest Workout You’ll Ever Love

Learn Self Defense

Build Confidence

Experience Full-Body Fitness

Release Anxiety and Stress

Push Past Obstacles

Join a Community

Train with Expert Instructors

Find a Passion

Frequently Asked Questions

While many of the Jiu Jitsu techniques taught at Tiger Schulmanns are from Brazilain Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) there are a few differences. Unlike many traditonal BJJ schools, at TSMA we don’t train in gis. Additionally, while we do offer dedicated Jiu Jitsu classes at all levels, it is just one element of the many martial arts styles that comprise Tiger Schulmann’s Martial Arts.

In addtion to the many benefits for a person’s mental and physical health, jiu jitsu is considered the ideal method of self-defense for women.   

No preparation is needed. Just wear comfortable workout clothes and show up, our instructors will handle the rest!
Yes, we offer beginner classes for adults and kids. No experience required.

“Jiu-jitsu” translates from the Japanese as “the gentle art.” The concept being, students can practice realistically and at full speed with less chance of injury.  

Tiger Schulmann’s Jiu Jitsu is based on practicality and real-life self-defense. Our techniques can be used virtually anywhere and against any type of opponent or attacker. Both in sport or in an actual altercation. 

Traditional BJJ does not teach how to defend against strikes from the ground. Tiger Schulmann’s teaches how to use strikes, submission, sweeps, and other techniques from the ground while staying protected.

We recommend a minimum of two classes per week. Many adults like to attend three or more classes per week.
We offer a variety of class times to meet individual needs. Ask about our schedule for more detail.
Most people can’t stick with the gym. 95% quit after just one month. It’s boring and there are not enough reasons to keep you consistent. With Tiger Schulmann’s, you get our 3 dimensional workout which includes total body results + learning the life skill of self-defense and on top of that, our classes are intriguing and fun! Results, fun and self-defense make it easy to stay consistent and consistency is the key to success!
Our Karate Cubs pre-school program begins at 3yr. Our children’s martial arts program begins at 5 yr. old.
For your private beginner session class, we recommend sweats and a t-shirt.
Adult classes are 45 minutes to one hour. Children, Kids and Cubs classes are 45 minutes.
Yes, we offer a 20% discount for each additional family member. In addition, we offer active law enforcement a 25% discount.
Tiger Schulmann’s Martial Arts differs in many ways. From the dedication and expertise of our head instructors who have a minimum of 10 years experience and are the owners of their schools, to the unique and unparalleled curriculum that we teach, to the professional and beautiful facilities we provide. Nothing else is Tiger Schulmanns.
Tiger Schulmann’s head instructors are highly trained professionals with a minimum of 10 years of experience in the martial arts, teaching authentic and effective Muay Thai Kickboxing techniques that will really work if you ever need them. Many cardio kickboxing instructors have little to no actual martial arts experience and are merely aerobic instructors.
While we estimate you will burn about 800 – 1000 calories in a class, many of our students have measured over 1200 calories burned in just one class using their own fitness bands.
You don’t need any previous experience. Just show up in some comfortable workout clothes and our professional staff and instructors will make sure you have a great workout and learn a skill that will change your life!
No, sparring and contact are not required. We offer separate classes for those who want to participate in sparring.
No, competition is not required. However, for those students interested, we do offer the opportunity to compete in different types of events, and even have a professional fight team that successfully competes at the highest levels of martial arts competition.
Yes, most of our schools offer private lessons. You can contact the individual location for more information.

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try a Beginner Class

Sign up to schedule your 1-hour Private Beginner Session. No preparation needed. Just show up and experience your fun, personalized session.
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*Offer valid for new customers only. Please contact the school directly to confirm their current new student offer.

By providing your phone number, you agree to receive text messages from Tiger Schulmann’s Martial Arts. Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency varies.