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What Is The Difference Between Judo And Jiu Jitsu?

Posted: August 24, 2021

It’s not uncommon from the outset of mixed martial arts for different styles to be compared to each other, and in this case, be questioning the difference. Both Judo and Jiu Jitsu seem to have more similarities than differences.

Key difference: Judo is a modern form of Japanese martial art and a combat sport Jiu Jitsu is the oldest and traditional Japanese martial art form. Judo has its origin from Jiu Jitsu.

In this Ellis Academy blog, we’re going to discuss what is the difference between Judo and Jiu Jitsu, the best form of self-defence, and wherein the Surrey area can you attend classes.

10 Styles Of Martial Arts

Posted: August 10, 2021

Martial arts is one of the most popular and renowned arts as well as sport in the world.


The term ‘martial arts’ refers to “The systems of combat used for self-defence, physical training, and spiritual growth.” 

The Benefits Of Martial Arts For Youths

Posted: July 21, 2021

The benefits of martial arts for youths is unquestionable. With good guidance and training, the benefits of martial arts for youths extends further than you would imagine.


Let’s get it straight, exercise for youths is great. Martial arts doesn’t just improve the mental and physical health of adults, it also provides distinct advantages for their development.

What Are The Easiest Forms Of Martial Arts To Learn?

Posted: July 15, 2021

So, you want to start learning martial art? But you don’t know where to start.


Reaping the rewards of studying martial art requires a significant amount of time, energy and discipline.

What Are The Health Benefits Of Mixed Martial Arts?

Posted: June 17, 2021

If you’ve never tried mixed martial arts, you must be wondering how can it benefit you? Mixed martial arts is the most effective form of self-defence, but what people don’t realise are the health benefits of mixed martial arts. 

Mixed martial arts, or MMA, training has exploded onto the scene, most noticeably from the 20th Century.

The combination of striking and grappling has gained many new followers due to the promotion of the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), and more and more people are signing up to their local gyms.

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