01Anyone can challenge
The art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a style of martial arts that focuses on grappling.
It also has practical combat characteristics but basically, there is no punching or kicking.
It focuses mainly on techniques to protect yourself.
It is the best self-defense martial art.
It is a safe sport that can be enjoyed by both men and women, from children to the elderly.
The founder of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, Helio Gracie, practiced until he was 94 years of age.
I would like you to enjoy Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as a lifelong sport.
02The best type of fitness:
train your body and mind
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a very inclusive sport.
Starting with improving cardiopulmonary function, strengthening muscles,
muscle endurance and flexibility.
It also improves body coordination and balance.
In addition, there are many opportunities to face one's inner self during practice,
and one's own weakness comes to surface.
By increasing the number of situations where you face your weakness,
you will learn to overcome them.
Once you overcome your weakness, you will gain confidence and a sense of accomplishment.
But still learning how to be humble.
We highly recommend for children’s mental strength and discipline.
Jiu-Jitsu will help you acquire the tools to overcome life’s struggles.
03Authentic “Gracie Jiu-Jitsu” top-level instruction
The main instructor, Joao Carlos Hiroshi Kuraoka,
and his brother Joao Paulo Akira are Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belts and they both have 20 years of experience teaching.
They are disciples of the lineage of master Rickson Gracie.
At Yaway Jiu-Jitsu, you can learn from the top level of Jiu-Jitsu in Japan.
From beginner's lessons that are friendly to those with no experience in martial arts, to advanced lessons,
to children's lessons and self-defense lessons for women.
No matter what level your are, experienced instructors offer lessons tailored to your individual level.
By correcting the balance of body and mind,
true strength will be achieved
"Get the true strength to carve out your own path."
We operate based on this creed.
In life, you need to face yourself in a variety of situations.
I believe that if one can restore the balance of mind, body and spirit,
by acquiring mental harmony, physical health, and practical skills,
then one can face any difficulty that life brings.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the first step towards an undefeated self.
Our goal is to enrich the lives of many through Brazilian Jiu-jitsu.
If the number of prosperous people increases, the region will also be revitalized
We will develop activities that play a part in creating a virtuous circle.
“YAWAY” is a coined word that was created by the representative, who binds Western and Eastern cultures with the Japanese sound words and the positive sound of foreign languages.
YA ⇄WA ⇄AY
The sound of YA, which in Japanese, has many strong words starting with it. Such as, “Yaoyorozu (Eight million Gods), Yamato (old Japan), Yagura (scaffold), Yawara“ etc.
In English, “YA” can mean a few things.
1.Slang for YES
2.Slang for YOU, YOUR