• Southern Soul Academy

    • Martial Arts Studios
    1654 US-98
    Mary Esther, Florida 32569
    (850) 496-5805
    • About

      Welcome to Southern Soul Academy: Your Home for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

      At Southern Soul Academy, we believe in more than just martial arts; we believe in building a community. Nestled in a welcoming, family-oriented environment, our academy is a place where kids and adults come together to learn, grow, and thrive through the practice of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ).

      For Families and Kids

      We know that parents want the best for their children. At Southern Soul Academy, we offer high-quality martial arts instruction that goes beyond physical training. Our classes are designed to enhance your child's physical, mental, and emotional development. We focus on building discipline, self-confidence, and physical fitness, while also teaching valuable bully prevention skills. Our warm and supportive environment ensures that every child feels safe and encouraged to reach their full potential.

      Our friendly, expert instructors are dedicated to creating a positive and nurturing atmosphere where kids can learn important life skills and have fun doing it.

      For Professionals and Adults

      Southern Soul Academy isn’t just for kids. We cater to professionals and working adults (ages 25-50+) who are looking to invest in their health, well-being, and personal growth. Whether you’re seeking fitness, self-defense training, or a new hobby, BJJ offers a comprehensive workout that promotes mental resilience and physical well-being.

      Our classes are perfect for those with busy lifestyles who value high-quality training in a supportive and inclusive community. You’ll find that our academy is more than just a place to train; it’s a place to connect, challenge yourself, and become the best version of yourself.

      Our Mission and Values

      Our mission at Southern Soul Academy is to empower individuals to unlock their full potential through the practice of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. We are a community that cultivates personal growth, mental resilience, and physical well-being. By providing expert instruction, fostering a culture of respect, and promoting continuous learning, we instill confidence and essential self-defense skills in all our members.

      We’re committed to nurturing lifelong values such as discipline, humility, and perseverance. These values not only apply on the mats but also in everyday life, guiding individuals to excel in all aspects of their lives.

      Join Our Community

      Southern Soul Academy is more than just a gym; it’s a community where everyone is welcome, and everyone can grow. Whether you're a parent looking to give your child a strong foundation in life or an adult seeking a new and rewarding challenge, you'll find a home here.

      Come visit us and experience the difference a supportive community can make. At Southern Soul Academy, we’re dedicated to helping you and your family become the best versions of yourselves, one step at a time. We can't wait to welcome you to our family.