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  • Kids Martial Arts  in Redhill - Ellis Academy - Covey's 7 habits - Seek first to be understand and then to be understood

    Covey's 7 habits - Seek first to be understand and then to be understood

    In simplest terms, seeking First to Understand and Then to Be Understood means, listen first, talk second. The key here is to really listen and work hard to see things from the other person’s point of view before sharing your own. Developing this skill opens up a whole new dimension of understanding. This is very powerful and creates very positive outcomes because it taps into one of the deepest needs of any human being… the need to be understood. When people feel that you understand them, they are much more likely to genuinely consider what you have to say. Don’t ever underestimate the transformational power that comes when someone believes you understand them. This ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts  in Redhill - Ellis Academy - The Habit of Persistance

    The Habit of Persistance

    Nearly every story of great success and achievement is an example of Persistence. Greatness and success rarely occurs without many years of hard work and dedication put forth toward a worthy goal.
    That’s true in the Martial Arts and it’s true in the history of mankind. Most of the time, the person that raises their hand in victory, has overcome the odds and developed the habit of persistence. Every White Belt that is persistent and decides that they are going to achieve their Black Belt. That nothing will get in their way, sooner or later…the White Belt that never quits will earn their Black Belt and appreciate it even more because of the obstacles ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts  in Redhill - Ellis Academy - The Habit of Happiness

    The Habit of Happiness

    Did you know that Happiness is a choice?
    Everyday, you and I get to choose if we are going to happy or we can choose to be miserable. We get tochoose how we greet our family, friends and the rest of the world around us. You can either put a smile on your face and greet people in a happy and friendly manner, or you can frown and actmiserable. The attitude we display to the rest of the world often determines what type of attitude that comes back at us. If you treat othersin a kind, polite and friendly manner, they are more likely to respond back in a similar fashion. Not everyone you greet will appreciate your happiness and positive attitude, but many ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts  in Redhill - Ellis Academy - The Habit of Courtesy

    The Habit of Courtesy

    Champions practice being courteous because they understand that Martial Arts begins and ends with respect. Black Belt manners and courtesy is like a code of conduct amongst quality Martial Artist.

    However, it must be practiced daily on and off the mats. Whenever you greet someone, be the first to offer your hand for a polite greeting and look them in the eye as you express your respect and appreciation.
    Kids are taught early to be courteous and to have good manners. Often times the simple and important lessons we learn early in life need to be repeated and even relearned. Demonstrating Black Belt manners and courtesy is a positive life lesson and one of ....

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  • Royce Gracie Jiu Jitsu for is great for kids

    Royce Gracie Jiu jitsu is great for kids. At our academy in Redhill, Surrey we teach kids valuable self defence skills that they will keep for a lifetime. Our classes teach all 5 areas of Jiu Jitsu. 1) Self defence 2) Throwing skills 3) striking / kicking 4) ground defence and the last one 5) philosophy. Without philosophy there cannot be any discipline. Without philosophy there cannot be any control. Without philosophy there cannot be any growth mentally. Training kids Philosophy is a very important responsibility. Sitting down and talking about Rectitude, Courage, Benevolence, Respect, Honesty, Honour and loyalty we believe enhances the individual practice in the martial arts and ....

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  • Tiny Tigers

    Some of our wonderful Children in our Tiny Tigers program (3 to 6 years old) are due to graduate into our juniors class soon. This means we have space for 5 children in this program. Please let us know if you would like a space for your child... It's an amazing program and your first lesson is free. Come and see what we have to offer... ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts and Adult Martial Arts Classes in Redhill!

    Check out our new website for Ellis Academy!
    We proudly serve the Redhill, Reigate, and Horley areas! Come see the programs and deals we have to offer. Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and SO MUCH MORE! Fill out the "Request Information" form on the side of the page and stop in for a visit today! Don't forget to click here to visit us on our social media pages!! Facebook , Google+ , Twitter , YouTube ....

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