VI Levels is a MMA & Fitness Center Located in Winter Garden, Florida. We offer several on-going programs with multiple weekly classes for Kids starting at the age of 3. Choose from 3 of our on-going programs, for kids 3-5 years old we have Mighty Mites, our most popular program Youth is for Kids typically between 5-9 and our Teen program which the youngest can be about 10 years old. We don't focus so much on age but more skill.
We also have our Adult Program with Weekly classes and our Women's Self Defense Program. Along with our on-going programs you have a variety of Semi-Private and Private Programs to choose from. These programs are tailored to your needs and taught by one of our World Class or Celeberty Trainers.
We go the extra mile for the kids, but we don’t take forever to get there.
Within each program we offer a variety of classes, that meet multiple times per week. Each class within the program is designed to further advance everyone with our VI levels in mind.
This mighty fun class is great for improving developmental milestones. Our Mighty Might's are given a platform of coordination, following directions and patience all while teaching the foundation of Self Defense.
Our non-traditional, enhanced, Mixed Martial Arts and Gracie Jiu-Jitsu program will give your child the mental and physical skills that will assist them in everyday life. All while increasing their enthusiasm and understanding of discipline.
Our Teens Program is a continuation of our younger programs. Whether you are just joining us, or you have been with us from the beginning. Your teen will continue to develop skills designed to help them in the real world.
Whether you've trained before or you're ready to start a new chapter in life. Our Adult Program is a wonderful place for people who want to learn Self-Defense, have fun, get in great shape, all while under the watchful eye of skilled instructors.
Our Women’s Self-Defense is a 5 Week Program that meets once a week for 90 minutes. This is Women's Self-Defense thats molded to everyday situations, that’s Simple, Practical, And Most of All — Reliable.
We are currently offering a FREE WEEK TRIAL for Mighty Mites, Youth, Teen and Adult Programs. Simply sign up & select the first class you or your child would like to attend, completly FREE. Once you arrive for your class, we will handle the rest.
Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.
Our Semi-Private and Private programs offer individual and semi-individual classes that can meet multiple times per week. Helping you to form a habit that is life changing and healthy.
Ages 6 +
We offer Group and Private Classes to help get the results you desire. People who are looking for more personal attention, can hire one of our world-class coaches for Fitness & Cardio Training. Your challenge, become the best version of you!
Women’s Self-Defense That’s Simple, Practical, And Most of All — Reliable. Our Women’s Self-Defense program is based on the effective and efficient techniques of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. Molded to everyday situations.
Striking revolves around learning how to use your knees, legs, and arms to protect yourself or someone you love. Bringing in a foundation of Muay Thai, you'll become more comfortable and confident with your body.
Whether you're sending your daughter or son off to college. Or you're a current college student, learning how to get yourself out of tricky situations is a life skill. Train with our Celebrity Trainers to learn how to maneuver through life.
Learn what to do, and what not do, in the unfortunate event of a mugging. Life sometimes throws us curve balls, be prepared when the time counts. Protect yourself and your loved ones with confidence and skills to last a lifetime.
Having the family know what to do in a worst-case scenario provides a foundation for everyone to work from. Your family will build upon what to do and what not do in the event of real-life emergencies.
Learn Handgun Manipulation. When faced with an impossible decision, what do you do? Learning how to break down those seemingly impossible feats, gives you the strength and confidence in yourself to come out on top.
Looking for something but you're not too sure what? Why not try a little bit of everything? Or a lot a bit of something? Find your passion and do a sampling of all our privates and/or semi-private classes.
Shuai Jiao, Chinese wrestling, is known to be the most ancient of all Chinese martial arts with a deep history dating back as far as 6,000 years. It’s also referred to as the father of Chinese martial arts, with Its first documented use noted military engagement when the Yellow Emperor of China fought against the rebel Chih Yiu and his army in 2,697 BC. Shuai Jiao actually refers to several ancient styles of wrestling in China, including the jacket wrestling wushu style of Beijing, Tianjin, and Baoding of the Hebei Province, among others, which developed over time from one primitive style.
During the earliest times of war, the martial art was first referred to as Jiao Ti, which means butting with horns. This was because horned helmets were worn to gore opponents while grappling during warfare. Eventually, hands and arms replaced the horns while the techniques of the art improved. Along with these changes, Jiao Di also changed, being referred to by several different names that were popular during the time or by government decision.
Younger generations would “play” games emulating the Jiao Di that was held as contests in domestic castles apart from wartime. Of course, this was done without headgear and without headbutting, which would give way to the emphasis on wrestling that later came with Shuai Jiao. By this time, the wrestling art form became known as Jiao Li, as it supplemented headbutting and goring with strikes, blocks, joint locks, and pressure point attacks.
It eventually became a public sport as well as a means for recruiting the best fighters for several purposes. For example, the best fighters in these public contests were often recruited to become bodyguards of the emperor or even an instructor for the Imperial Military. Jiao Li was popularly taught to Chinese soldiers for many centuries, guaranteeing its impact on later Chinese martial arts right until the end of the Qing dynasty.
By the time of the Qing dynasty, wrestling was referred to as liaojiao, guanjiao, buku, and jueli. The Kangxi emperor even established a training institution dedicated to wrestlers in Beijing, and wrestlers were expected to not only train but perform a variety of duties including guarding the emperor and wrestling for entertainment. Aside from this, wrestlers would also earn money by performing at banquets for the emperor and accompanying him on his battle hunts. After the fall of the Qing dynasty, many of the emperor’s wrestlers resorted to teaching the art to make a living.
Eventually, the wrestling art became formalized and taught in schools, with competition rules becoming nationally standardized in 1928 — which is also when it was given the official name Shuai Jiao. Today, Shuai Jiao remains a traditional martial art taught to Chinese police forces, military, and competitors alike. Many historians even claim that Shuai Jiao had a major influence on Japanese jujutsu as they share many techniques in the modern world.