Through the Acorn app we’re able to support businesses that make our communities thrive. Everyday we learn more about our activities and how they enrich the wellbeing of children and families. Today, we hear from One Jiu-Jitsu New Mexico about the sport!
Your name - Roberto “Bear” Cordova
Speciality - Jiu Jitsu, Wrestling
When the business was started - October 1 2015
Where you are based - Rio Rancho New Mexico, 3188 Southern Boulevard Southeast, Rio Rancho, NM 87124, USA
2. What motivated you to start providing Jiu Jitsu classes to kids?
Being a parent who never wanted to worry about the health and wellbeing for my children introduced my family to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
As I became a practitioner I realized what Jiu Jitsu offered beyond self-defense, a hard work ethic, confidence, respect, discipline and the ability to survive difficult situations.
I feel that the world would be a better place if everyone experienced what Jiu Jitsu offers.
If I can inspire others to better themselves through Jiu Jitsu, then it is my responsibility to help the next generations to reach their potential.
3. Tell us about a favorite moment teaching.
Every time that a student is able to execute a difficult movement or survive a strong attack brings a smile to my face.
4. What benefits can children expect from participating in your curriculum?
- Hard work ethic
- The ability to survive difficult situations
- Physical fitness
6. How can we learn more?
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Contact them on: [email protected] | 505.998.0099