Alameda After School Martial Arts Program designed by Rebecca Trissell and Professor Sergio Silva and Team Silva Martial Arts Academy.
Rebecca Trissell has been working in the Education system for over 18 years.She spent over 3 years in Equador in Central America teaching kids with no access for education.Her mission was provide quality education for kids with a little bit resources.
After she got back from Equator she decided to help transform this world in a better one.She was one of the Special Ed.Teacher in San Francisco Unified District.She worked very hard for over 13 years and in the year of 2009 she decided to move her career as a Yoga teacher.
AS a Yoga teacher she specialized in Prenatal Yoga,Vinyasa Yoga and PostNatal Yoga.She was nominated 2015,2016 Alameda Best Yoga Teacher.
In the year of 2015 Rebecca and Sergio decided that was a time to create and designed a State of Art Martial Arts After School Program.
Professor Sergio Silva born in a capital city of South of Brazil name Curitiba.The city where he started practicing the art of Judo at age 4 years of age.
Professor Silva was into sports his entire life.One of the exciting thing that he has as a child was that after school him and his brother would catch a bus to go practice Judo or Soccer.
In the way to practice they would be expose to several things like people playing Capoeira in the streets or playing street games as a form as exercise.Climbing trees and playing hide and seek was one of the most fun things that he can remember as a child.
Professor Silva has been teaching Martial Arts since the year of 1993.When he received his brown belt in Judo from His uncle and Brother.At that time Professor Sergio Silva knew that change people lives it would be his mission for his life.
Our mission at Team Silva Martial Arts Academy is to make a positive difference in the lives of children, youth, men and women and our community in general, through the study of the martial arts, and in particular the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. We care about ourselves and others to create, support and maintain powerful, engaged learning in the martial arts for better health, fitness and wellbeing. We nurture growth,Focus, integrity, responsibility, discipline, self-confidence and self-esteem by celebrating our diversity within a positive martial arts school atmosphere and by promoting sportsmanship.Our mission is to bring families close together with the art of grappling and Yoga.
We create a physical environment where everyone can learn to respect one another; our martial arts school promotes a safe, caring, orderly and supportive training space, where our students are assisted in achieving their highest potential not only in the sport of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, but also in their life in general. They get in shape, develop increased coordination, flexibility and endurance, and capture mental clarity and focus.
In particular with regards to children, we strive to instill the martial arts values in a caring and fun environment that will empower them to successfully move into society with increased confidence, determination, self-esteem and unwavering spirit, but also with thoughtfulness & humanity.
Besides by been a former World Champion in Grappling, Professor Sergio Silva is a multiple times National and International Champion in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts. Sensei Silva is also a father of two and a husband where he believes that everything start with our family.Our classes are catering to best help everyone live their best lives.Your child will learn Self-Defense, get to know a very exciting Martial Arts of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and meet new friends in the process.
Sign up your child today at our Martial Arts After School Program with FREE Pick Up.We will pick your child up from school and bring them to our Martial Arts facility to practice Martial Arts in our program that comes with our powerful Life Skills program.
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