Nahum Ninja Our Little Ninjas programs have been developed specifically for preschoolers, and are designed to help your chiild improve his / her motor skills and Mental skills as well as improving your child's confidense and self esteem!
NinjaPride Gym Ninjitsu offers a realistic approach to self defense. It utilizes the techniques that are effective in real life situations. Unlike other martial arts, Ninjutsu has no competitive or sport aspect. It is a pure self defense system, simple enough to be utilized by anyone, young or old, male or female with effective results.
Rear Lapel Choke Pride Gym Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is one of only two Machado BJJ clubs in all of BC, and the only authentic BJJ club in our area. We have classes for children, teens and adults, including submission grappling and fight teams that compete every month. Come in today for a free class, become part of a winning team.  Whether its for fun and fitness, competition or self defense, this is the place! Come join us today!
Pride Gym Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is affiliated with Rigan Machado and Team Bartinho
This is a great Boot Camp Style Class. Designed for intensity and weight loss, with 4 noon hour classes.

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Cardio Kick Boxing taught by Real Kick Boxing Martial Artists.  Great ready to get Shredded!

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"This isn’t the gym where you get a cross over aerobics trainer pretending to be a martial arts expert and got their certification over a weekend. These are authentic Black Belts with real martial arts and fitness credentials teaching you the right way!"

MMA Whether your're interested in a possible Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Career or your're looking for a dynamicSelf Defense System that's been tested countless times in the cage and the ring then Pride Gym's MMA Classes are what you're looking for!

Muay Thai Girls Muay Thai Classes with Renowned Muay Thai Trainer Glen Kalesniko who has trained with some of the best Muay Thai fighters in the world, even traveling over seas to Thailand to hone his skills as a trainer. Classes for every Age Group.

Muay Thai Girls Are you interested in private BJJ, Cage Fit, Muay Thai, Self Defense or any of our other classes? We often provide private classes for individuals and groups. Classes can be set up for hourly, daily / weekly classes or what ever suits you.


Pride Gym Calendar Times Pride Gym offers a variety of classes and at varying times though out the day to suit any schedule. In fact, we offer more classes then any other Martial Arts Centre or Gym in the entire Kootenay Region

Classes Little Ninjas

Little Ninjas

Our Little Ninjas program have been professionally developed specifically for preschoolers to teach them important life skills with an exciting, enriching and age appropriate curriculum that is always fun! Our Little Ninja classes are the only classes of their kind in the Kootenays that are led by an authentic Ninjitsu Black Belt!


Ages three through six are the most important years of your child's development.  Our Little Ninjas Program has been profesionnally developed specifically for preschoolers to teach them important life skills with an exciting, enriching and age-appropriate curriculum that is always fun.  We use a unique concept know as, "Edutainment", to teach your child coordination, concentration & self-control, which are critical to success in school, relationships and life.

More Than Punching and Kicking

The Pride Gym Little Ninjas Program will keep your child physically fit as well as share the benefits of good behavior, teamwork and being his best at home, at school and in any social situation.  Little Ninjas will improve your child's motor and mental skills to help your child face life's challenges.  He'll increase his confidence, be a better listener and more ambitious to succeed, and have a positive, enthusiastic outlook.

Keeping your child Healthy and Fit!

There has also been a dramatic increase in unhealthy weights in children. Obesity rates in children have almost tripled in the last 25 years. Approximately 26% of Canadian children ages 2-17 years old are currently overweight or obese.

Call or contact us today and let's get active!


Did you know that Pride Gym is an affiliate club of Rigan Machado Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu? We are also the only Authentic BJJ club in Trail and offer BJJ classes for every age group and every skill level.

Client Testimonial

From day one we have never regretted choosing Pride Gym for our children - Very Family Friendly!

- John & Jackie Michaels

Things to Keep in Mind

We at Pride Gym like to consider ourselves a family. As such, there are a few things to keep in mind if you plan on joining.

  • A positive attitude is a must.
  • Proper Gym attire is key, shorts, yoga pants, or Gi (kimono) etc.
  • If your goal is to learn to beat ppl up, this is not the place for you!
  • Respect is a Must. No form of harassment will be tolerated.
  • Consult a physician before doing strenuous activities.


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