How to find good quality MMA training

Finding professional trainers that specialise in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Thai boxing and other disciplines for mixed martial arts (MMA) isn’t always as straightforward as it seems. Sure there are plenty of gyms that offer MMA training but how can you be sure they are any good at all? The standard of training for MMA can vary greatly from one gym to the next and that’s not great news if yow want the highest level of training you can find. So where do you look for professional MMA training that can take your skills to another level enabling you to work your way through the belts regardless of the type of martial arts that you prefer?

Recommendations help for MMA

Do you know somebody that’s already taking training at a MMA gym? If so, why not ask if you can tag along to one of their sessions to see Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu or Muay Thai in action for yourself? You’ll get a feel for the academy if you go as an observer for the first time and be able to see the MMA trainers put their pupils through their places. Word of mouth recommendations are always handy if you are looking for an academy that provides MMA training, if a pupil is happy to put their training centre forward they must be getting something right. If you don’t know anybody that goes to MMA training though how else can you find an academy that you’re happy with?

Look for local clubs online

Use the internet to find a MMA academy that specializes in boxing, thai kick-boxing and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and make enquiries about their course dates. Check to see that the coaches are suitably qualified to teach MMA and find out more about what you’ll be taught on the martial arts courses. Ideally you should learn a number of techniques during your MMA training including stand-up disciplines like boxing and on-the-floor strategies like wrestling as well. The aim of the MMA training is to help you to become a complete fighter whether that’s for competition purposes or self defence on a day-to-day basis. Choose your gym wisely and they’ll help you to go through the MMA grading system as quickly as possible.



If you’re looking for the best MMAtrainers in Gauteng, go to BJ Mixed Martial Arts. They are masters of a variety of styles including Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, boxing and Muay Thai.