If you live in Las Vegas are looking for a great mixed martial arts (MMA) gym, you are in luck. There are many terrific gyms in the area where you can both learn how to fight and perfect your skills. Here are 4 of the best:
4055 W Sunset Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89118
Founded in 2007 by accomplished MMA fighter Randy Couture, this gym offers classes in the following disciplines:
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ)
MMA Cross Training
They offer a variety of memberships, including day passes and short-term memberships. They also provide discounts to those in the police and military as well as their families.
The gym is known for the quality of its instructors and its welcoming environment, especially to those new to MMA.
2. Syndicate Mixed Martial Arts
6980 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
This gym was founded in 2012 by John Wood, who was previously part owner of Las Vegas Combat Club and who has trained top MMA fighters, such as Frank Mir, Mike Pyle and Forrest Griffin. They offer public and private lessons in the following disciplines:
Muay Thai (Thai Kickboxing)
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Ground Fighting)
They further offer a free trial membership, so you can see if the gym is right for you.
The gym is known for its family atmosphere, which includes holiday events, BBQs and open houses, all of which are open not only to members but also to their family and friends.
3. Wand Fight Team Martial Arts
3061 Business Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89103
This gym was founded in 2009, and in 2010 Fighter’s Only magazine called it the “Best MMA Gym in the World.” A year later, the Best of Las Vegas called the it the “Best Workout Place” in the city. They offer classes for in the following disciplines:
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ)
Muay Thai (kickboxing)
Strength & Conditioning (fitness)
Kickboxing & Fitness
Many of these classes are also available for children as well as adults. MMA is one of the most exciting things to do in Las Vegas. Check them out if you are looking to grow your self discipline and have fun with a new community.
The gym is known for its large size and its dedicated and friendly instructors.
4. UFC Gym Las Vegas
4360 Blue Diamond Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89139
This gym was established in 2009 and is associated with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, which is one of leading names in MMA fighting. It gives individuals a chance to experience the same techniques as those used by UFC fighters. They offer classes in the following disciplines:
Their MMA classes have been known to burn up to 1,200 calories during every workout, and unlike the other gyms in this list they are open on Sundays.
The gym is known for its motivational atmosphere.