Ready to hit the gym or more specifically, learn how to strike and grapple in the form of mixed martial arts a.k.a. MMA? By now, MMA needs no introduction, given its worldwide popularity over the past few years. So, whether you are looking to keep fit or train competitively, check out these Top 10 Mixed Martial Arts Gyms in KL & Selangor!
1) MuayFit MMA
Learn from the best at MuayFit, where they have professional international coaches, including URCC Champion, Arvin “Asintado” Chan; Thai Lumpinee Champion, Visaet; ONE Championship Fighter, Richard Corminal; and several other expert coaches. Established in 2010, they are also the first MMA gym in Klang Valley. From Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) to Muay Thai as well as Krav Maga and boxing, there’s something for everyone here. At each branch, there are thousands of MuayFit family-like members, and new members from beginners to seasoned pros are always welcome! It’s never too late to start! To get your first taste of MMA training, contact 012-6632884 or 017-6186225!
2) Elitez Mixed Martial Arts
Originally a taekwondo club back in 2006, the gym has since converted into an MMA academy four years later. Students can look forward to master MMA moves from Elitez’s top-notch certified coaching team consisting of current and former champions in both national & international levels. Their Klang HQ, which is proudly the first academy of its kind in the city, even comes equipped with a 518 sq. ft. MMA cage. Apart from MMA, other martial arts classes like Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu are available as well. You can call Andy Teh at 017-369 9999 to make an appointment for a free trial class.
3) FightFam MMA Gym
Established in 2017, FightFam MMA Gym made its mark as the first of its kind in Kepong. Their coaching team consists of professional fighters including the likes of OFC Bantamweight Champion Alexander Lew and OWS Pro MMA Fighter C. Shammah. Classes are available for all ages regardless of young or old, where you can choose to train in a group or privately. Prices vary from one-day access at RM50 for a walk-in customer to the RM250 monthly rate, which would grant you unlimited access to every class.
4) WUJI MMA Malaysia
More than your regular MMA gym, WUJI MMA also incorporates the namesake Taoist-style Chinese martial arts. This allows students to practice the best of both worlds, where they get to learn how to defend against the opponent in a non-restrictive, freestyle manner. For more info, do not hesitate to give them a call at 019-319 4984 for pricing and class schedules.
5) Fade Fitness & MMA
Here’s an MMA gym where you can train at any time of the day since Fade Fitness & MMA operates 24/7. That means no more excuses for irregular or busy schedules! Both personal and group training is provided, with different class packages available that suit your respective budgets. Other than MMA, you can also learn different martial arts like Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai. Contact 016-315 1764 to find out more.
6) Monarchy MMA Gym
Open to all levels, even for beginners, Monarchy MMA Gym offers not only mixed martial arts classes but also other styles like boxing and Muay Thai. Classes are conducted by top-tier instructors, who all possess decades of experience. They have three branches in the KL areas including Wisma MPL at Jalan Raja Chulan, Bangsar’s Jalan Telawi 2 and Mont Kiara’s Jalan Solaris 5. Check out their website to find out more about their pricing info and free-trial class.
7) 3Sixty Martial Arts & Fitness Academy
Located at Damansara Jaya, 3Sixty Martial Arts & Fitness Academy is a one-stop centre where you can learn different kinds of self-defence techniques. You also get to learn from the best since 3Sixty consists of highly-trained coaches with 40 years of coaching experience between them. Keep in mind they currently do not accept walk-in customers during the RMCO period until further notice. For those who are interested, do book a slot at least 2 days in advance to avoid disappointment.
8) Team-X Fight Academy
The name of the gym says it all, with Team-X Fight Academy offering a platform for everyone to join for martial arts training. You can choose to learn MMA as well as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu or Muay Thai. Trainers are known to be friendly and highly-motivating, which help to create a positive can-do vibe during the session. Free trials are available as well.
9) Lekir Fitness & Mixed Martial Arts Academy
This Shah Alam-based Lekir gym offers a wide range of martial arts classes that suit your respective interests. You can look forward to different sessions like MMA, kickboxing, judo and even traditional silat. In case you are not ready for a full commitment, not to worry though. They currently offer a 7-day VIP pass for free trials. For more info, simply give them a call or WhatsApp to 016-715 6357.
10) HIT Fitness & Martial Arts Gym
With a spacious interior spanning 3,000 sq. ft. of a training ground, HIT Fitness & Martial Arts Gym has everything well-equipped to optimise your training session, including punching bags and rubber flooring. Available classes include the likes of MMA, Muay Thai and kickboxing. Free trials are available, where you can call for details at 018-668 8816.
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Malaysia are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes at TallyPress.com.