What do MMA classes consist of?

You may wonder, “What does an MMA class near me consist of?” If you’ve ever seen a UFC fight, you know mixed martial arts experts are powerful masters of multiple complex fighting styles. However, learning to fight isn’t the only thing you can learn — this modern mesh of martial arts has many pearls of … Read more

Why You Should Consider Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as an Adult

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The world can sometimes feel like a dangerous and overwhelming place, especially when you consider the statistics. For example, did you know that there is a sexual assault every 98 seconds in America, or that one in every 1,000 adults will be assaulted this year? When reflecting on the statistics, it can be intimidating even … Read more

MMA Vs BJJ – What’s the Difference?

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There are many different forms of martial arts to learn and master. Two that are often mixed up in the fighting world are Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. For the best training in MMA and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Baytown, you can enroll at Elite MMA. Since Elite MMA offers a wide range of martial … Read more

The Importance of Recovery in Jiu-Jitsu

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I’ve been around sports pretty consistently for 30+ years. I’ve played baseball, soccer, basketball, football, lifted weights, ran a half marathon, ran track at a Big 12 university, fought professionally in both MMA and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and coached plenty of Elite-level athletes. The biggest area I see for improvement among most athletes (especially hyper-competitive athletes) … Read more