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Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts is one of the fastest growing sports in the world, headlined by the largest MMA promotion the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

Sydney West Martial Arts provides a comprehensive MMA program catering for members who do not want to compete/fight but would like to learn MMA techniques. We also have a fighters program for members who want to test themselves in competition. Speak to one of the SWMA instructors if you are interested in fighting.

Instructor Luke Martin runs the Mixed Martial Arts program at Sydney West Martial Arts, he has cornered and coached many great Australian fighters including Australian Champions and UFC veteran Anthony Perosh.

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Luke Martin wrapping MMA fighters hands before a fight

About MMA

Mixed Martial Arts is a culmination of all the effective techniques of hand to hand combat including:

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ)

  • Boxing

  • Kickboxing

  • Wrestling

Sydney West Martial Arts teaches MMA sparring classes 1 time a week. You will need the following equipment to attend this class:

  • 16oz Boxing Gloves

  • MMA gloves 4oz and 6oz

  • Shin Guards

  • Mouth Guard

  • Groin Guard

 

If you are a new student we recommend you start out learning in the BJJ and Striking classes before transitioning over to MMA sparring.