According to MMAJunkie.com, the October 21st UFC event headlining Brock Lesner and Cain Velasquez in the heavy weight title fight, grossed, 2.2 million in ticket sales with 14, 856 attendants at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA.
To say MMA is a fast growing extreme sport is an understatement. Where Paintball and Stunt BMX are hitting the airwaves on ESPN, MMA is being practiced daily in Dojos and MMA gyms all across the world!
The demand to add grappling to your stand up as a Karate Practitioner, or stand up to your grappling as a BJJ practitioner, makes every traditional Dojo and gym expand their ‘traditions’ and include ‘more’ to their curriculum. More and more, students are looking to be like the MMA fighter, shooting for takedowns but not neglecting strikes with their fists, legs, elbows, and knees.
This is where Old Town Fight Club in Monrovia, CA makes its mark as a premier MMA and Personal training center.
The Science of 8 Limbs, aka as Muay Thai, is a class where both the cardio kickboxer or the MMA fighter can learn the techniques of MMA standup.
Old Town Fight Club also includes the ground work an MMA fighter needs to be a well-rounder fighter. World Class BJJ instructor, Freddy Sabbatini (Cia Paulista BJJ), takes the fight to the ground in with high level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu techniques.
Freddy Sabbatini’s BJJ students are medalist in every tournament in Southern California that they attend.
Old Town Fight Club also sticks to the tradition of Traditional Karate with what is considered one of the forerunners to MMA – Okinawa-Te. Developed by Gordon Doversola in the 1950s, Okinawa-Te is a form based system with a traditional belt structure where the “Art of Striking” is its emphasis. Taught by Okinawa-Te 1st degree black belt and Okinawan Open point sparring champion Glenn Magas.
Old Town Fight Club also includes high level fitness programs which include Boot Camp, taught by US Marine, and NASM certified trainer, Damian Blanco.
More programs are available: Boxing, Cardio Kickboxing, Cross Fit, and more.
The best thing to do is visit Old Town Fight Club in Monrovia, CA or call: (626) 239-1000.
Be part of the fastest growing sport and fitness program in America! Mixed Martial Arts fitness builds confidence, builds your cardio and strength, and makes you a fit fighter!