London's Premier Grappling Academy

Whether it’s wrestling or Jiu-Jitsu (Gi), Nogi Jiu-Jitsu, our academy has something for everyone! No matter what your level is, we guarantee that you’ll find a home here at Legion Grappling Academy.

Let us take you to the next level

Legion Grappling Academy is a high-level grappling academy that provides instruction in Wrestling, Jiu-Jitsu, and Nogi Grappling. We have classes for men, women, and kids of all levels. Our unique approach to teaching grapplers of all levels has made us stand out from the competition since day one. Legion was born out of a love for this sport and it shows in each class we teach!

5 reasons to train at legion

Adult Classes


Our Men's Wrestling classes for beginners and seasoned athletes are open every weekday. Whether you're a newbie or a BJJ practitioner looking to develop your wrestling, we have the perfect class for you!

Jiu Jitsu

We have beginner's classes and advanced lessons for students, this traditional martial art can be an effective form of self-defense too!

Nogi Grappling

Nogi Grappling is a blend of Jiu-Jitsu and Wrestling. This is an amazing addition if you already train Gi Jiu-Jitsu or Wrestling

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Ladies Only Jiu Jitsu

Jiu-Jitsu is the perfect self-defense system for women, but only if it is taught correctly. If you’re unsure about learning Jiu-Jitsu because of fear or embarrassment then this is the class for you! You’ll get a supportive atmosphere and make friends all while being able to learn an amazing martial art that will keep both body and mind fit

Specialised Grappling Classes for Kids

Give your child a fun way to stay in shape, build self-confidence and learn how to defend themselves. The Legion Grappling Academy offers comprehensive wrestling and jiu-jitsu classes for children 7 years old or older. We offer instruction with qualified coaches who provide a safe environment and attention for your student’s needs. Our facilities include plenty of mat space where kids can practice grappling. In addition, we offer adult classes if you want your whole family to train together!

Girls Only Judo Classes

We are proud to have classes for girls only. This is the first time we’ve had judo at our academy and it’s a great sport for your daughter! All-female classes taught by a female instructor, so your daughter can unleash her inner martial arts warrior. Judo will help girls:

  • Increase their confidence
  • Feel comfortable training in an all female environment
  • Interact with positive female role models
  • Help your daughter get strong and fit!

How to find us

Lea Bridge Road Station - 55, 56, N38, N55

Lea Bridge Road Rail Station

Free Parking after 6:30pm and Weekends