Love in the Time of Pain Management: Triumph Over Adversity with Lance and Laura Rosser

My name is Lance Rosser. I started training Jiu Jitsu at Elite MMA in 2008 at 38 years old. I was pretty consistent with my training up until about 2011 when I had to have back surgery (L4-L5 fused and a laminectomy). It took me about a year to recover from back surgery. Retuning to BJJ … Read more

Overcoming Fear with Aidan Wright

Jiu Jitsu has  been one of the most challenging and most rewarding things that I’ve ever done. One special moment for me was the first time I did a pro grappling match. I was competing against a much bigger and stronger opponent, and I was definitely a little nervous to go out there and compete … Read more

What Are You Waiting For with Kellye Hanson

My name is Kellye Hanson, and I feel like I am 21 years of age.  I joined Elite MMA Baytown on July 16, 2020 because I made a promise to myself that this year by July I would commit to a new plan of fitness. In the past, I have tried gyms around the area, … Read more

My Two Cents with Dianna Shaw

I started training with Elite MMA Atascocita 3 months ago and was instantly hooked! The classes have added structure to my work out, enabling me to set goals and work towards achieving them. It has challenged me, cultivated my discipline, encouraged me to form additional good habits, and overall improved my physical and emotional fitness. … Read more

New Normal, Same Attitude with Coach Jose Aguilar

When March came around for the lockdown, I was not sure what to expect, just like everyone else. So many emotions and thoughts running through my mind that I didn’t even know what to think anymore. It felt overwhelming, like rolling with seasoned black belts and you just learned how to hip escape on your … Read more

The Family That Trains Together Stays Together By Eric Gebhardt

It has been an incredible experience training with my sons, Jacob and Parker, who are both in college. We started our journey about three and a half years ago. My younger son, Parker, who was about 16 at the time, wanted to get into combat sports and we were looking for wrestling gym and ran … Read more

Why Jiu-Jitsu Is the Best Way To Work Out at a Humble/Atascocita Martial Arts School

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So you’re interested in taking a jiu jitsu class at your local Humble/Atascocita martial arts school, but you’re not sure which style to study. With dozens of amazing disciplines from all across the world, how can you possibly choose? If you want to study martial arts as a way to get fit, we recommend jiu-jitsu. … Read more

7 Reasons Why Women Should Practice Jiu Jitsu

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Have you ever typed, “MMA class near me,” in a search bar? Why did you search for a class? Was it for self-defense or confidence? For decades, society has oppressed women, making them feel like their voices don’t matter. Recently in the US, there has been a shifting mindset as numerous women have come forward … Read more

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