Hello, my name is Scott Smith and I am the owner, founder and chief instructor of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu® of Kentucky. On behalf of all the instructors and students at our Academy, thank you for visiting our site. We hope that after you click through our pages you will take the time to visit us in-person, and experience first-hand our friendly, safe and welcoming environment.
At Gracie Jiu-Jitsu® of Kentucky, you will never feel intimidated or physically vulnerable. We do not tolerate nor welcome individuals with negative intentions. Our “ego-free” team atmosphere is contagious and one-of-a-kind – just ask any of our students or parents of the children who train with us.
It does not matter if you are young or old, athletic or out of shape; you will immediately feel at home at Gracie Jiu-Jitsu® of Kentucky. The bottom-line is, your dedication combined with our style and approach to the art will transform your life, both on-and-off the mats.
We welcome you to visit us or give us a call, so we can explain exactly how our program soars above the rest!
Chief Instructor, Master Pedro Sauer Black Belt