Mixed martial arts or better known as MMA is no doubt a fascinating hybrid of full-contact combat sport. It incorporates different martial art techniques, covering from boxing to ju-jitsu, judo and Muay Thai. So, if you are looking for some recommendations to learn MMA whether it was for fitness or professional purposes, here is our 2022 list of Top 10 Mixed Martial Art Schools in Singapore.
1) Gracie Barra Singapore
If you are interested in learning Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), it’s worth checking out Gracia Barra Singapore. They focus on all levels regardless of your experience and even include classes for kids aged 2.5 years and above. Gracie Barra Singapore’s instructors are all highly-trained and have years of experience in BJJ. And not to forget, their training facility — all well-equipped with shock-absorbing Dollamur mats, a workout area and others like lockers and changing room.
2) Evolve MMA (Far East Square)
Are you looking to pursue your dream to become a world champion one day? Evolve MMA might be your answer. Besides, they have a dedicated special programme called The Evolve Future World Champions Program, where you can check your eligibility right here. Other than MMA, they also offer other classes from Muay Thai to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Kickboxing and Submission Grappling. Each class will be trained under the guidance of predominantly world champions in their respective fields. Among them includes Nong-O Gaiyanghadao, Demetrious Johnson, Shinya Aoki and Angela Lee, just to name a few.
3) Trifecta Martial Arts
Trifecta Martial Arts not only offers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu but also other martial arts including taekwondo and Krav Maga. Being a family-friendly martial arts school, they teach every age group from kids aged 3 to adults no matter their experience and skill levels. Their primary focus is to cultivate martial arts practitioners about self-control, respect and discipline.
4) Equilibrium Mixed Martial Arts
Strategically in Orchard Road, Equilibrium Mixed Martial Arts offers classes for those who want to learn Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing. For instance, if you are interested in the former, they have three different classes including Muay Thai Beginners, Muay Thai Fundamentals and Muay Thai Advanced & Sparring. Here, you get to learn from the best since Equilibrium’s coaches are all renowned and experienced professionals.
5) FaMA – Fitness and Martial Arts
FaMa — short for “Fitness and Martial Arts” — has several classes available for everyone no matter your skill level. This includes Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), Muay Thai and all-in-one Fitness sessions. The latter incorporates different MMA moves with functional training specially designed to promote strength, flexibility, stamina and balance. They also offer BJJ and Muay Thai classes for kids aged 4 to 12. FaMa’s team of instructors are led by Zoro Moreira, a martial arts veteran in BJJ, who holds a 3rd-degree black belt and has experience in Muay Thai as well.
6) Matrix MMA
Here is where you get to learn MMA, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai and Wrestling from championship-level coaches. Matrix MMA features well-known instructors, namely Major Overall and Dom Chen. The former serves as the school’s head coach, who has 15 years of experience in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and holds a 1st-degree black belt. The latter teaches wrestling, who happens to be a former member of the Singapore national team and a silver medalist for the SEA Championships.
7) Impact MMA
Established in 2010, Impact MMA offers martial arts classes from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu to No-Gi Grappling, MMA and Muay Thai among others. Led by founder Bruce Loh, who is a veteran MMA champion himself, the classes are open to all people regardless of any level. Expect affordable fees when you choose to purchase their flexible membership packages. Impact MMA is also renowned for producing homegrown local fighters over the years, notably Singapore’s first and only UFC fighter Royston Wee.
8) Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Singapore
As the name suggests, the school specialises in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu consisting of top coaches including Jason Quek, Jeff Devens and Huang Shi Hao. Prices are affordable, with classes available for both adults and kids. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Singapore is also well-furnished with a fully-matted training area, separate & private on-site hot showers and has various strength & conditioning equipment to help facilitate your training.
9) Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Singapore
Gracie Jiu-Jitsu teaches both adults and kids the art of Jiu-Jitsu under the guidance of head instructor Coach Vlad. For the latter, you can enrol your kids aged 4-6 in the Tots Jiu-Jitsu programme, where they will learn the basics and other fundamental lessons like confidence, discipline and problem-solving skills. Some of the other classes available include Advanced Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, Junior Bully/Street Safe Program (8-13 years old) and Street Safe Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Program.
10) Carpe Diem BJJ
Carpe Diem BJJ’s speciality lies in their Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu teaching, where they offer classes for both kids and adults. You will learn the essentials from attacking to defensive and escaping techniques. They also teach judo and wrestling-based Jiu-Jitsu called No-Gi. Classes are available in either membership packages or flexi passes, with their most popular ones being the 3 Months Unlimited. Still not convinced? You can opt for a tryout by signing up for their 1-Week Starter Pack, which allows you to gain unlimited access to every class.
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Singapore are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes at TallyPress.com.
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