Unlike early UFC events, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is no longer a showcase for various martial artists to try and prove which discipline can outclass the others. The sport has evolved to include various elements of striking, wrestling, and submissions, with high-level competitors able to transition between the different styles effortlessly. This class consists of extreme cardio and high impact drills and sparring, geared toward individuals who are either looking to compete or people who are more advanced  in their training and looking to apply their skills in an MMA setting. At AMA, we offer a top notch group of experienced instructors and a class that can work with newer fighters or more polished professionals that compete in the best promotions in the nation.



This class will teach you all of the fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, a grappling art perfected by the legendary Gracie family of Brazil. Our program is under Master Renato Tavares, a 4th degree black belt under Carlson Gracie Sr. and longtime mixed martial arts competitor. At the Academy of Martial Arts, you will learn learn all the positions, escapes, and submissions necessary, whether you simply want to learn basic self defense and get in a good workout, or compete in high-level submission tournaments.














Muay Thai/Boxing

A long-practiced striking discipline in Thailand, Muay Thai involves punches, kicks, elbows, and knees, and AMA gives you the opportunity to train with some of the top Thai boxing instructors in the state. Along with great Muay Thai technique, this class also incorporates boxing drills to give you the workout of your life. This class has something for everyone, from novices to those looking to compete in kickboxing or MMA.








Kids Class

Drop your kids off (or stay in our lounge area) and have the peace of mind that they will learn discipline and fitness in a safe atmosphere.  Our younger students receive the attention of a skilled instructor with an extensive knowledge of working and teaching children.  Whether you want your children to compete in tournaments, learn discipline, or learn self-defense, the Academy of Martial arts can help you and your child achieve these goals.


25 Responses to Classes

  1. Tom Hadding says:

    Would like to know more about your kids programs. My kids are 8 and 13. They have studied under kempo comba tai style of martial arts 3 1/2 and 4 1/2 years

    • Coach says:

      We’d love to have them come try out a class! Your 8 year old would more than likely be a perfect fit for our kids class, held on Tues & Thurs from 6pm – 6:45. Your 13 year-old would probably prefer to be in our adult class, as there will be more people closer to his age group there. First two classes for each are free, so please come by to have them try out a class! Please feel free to call me for more details at 405-205-6342.

  2. Coach says:

    Hi Brandi,

    Thanks for your interest in the Academy of Martial Arts! We’d love to have you come try the class out! We offer two free classes, so come on out and try it. We are actually having a class tonight, it will be boxing/Muay Thai, tonight at 6:30. We have several pricing options available which we’ll gladly discuss once you come in! Hope to see you soon!!

  3. Jesse says:

    I would like more info on your martial arts program thanks

  4. za-za says:

    Im trying to go pro is there anyway you can get me in the right direction?

  5. zach says:

    I am in good shape, but not very flexible. Can you offer personal training to adapt to my body style?

  6. Ashley says:

    We have a 5 year old son that is currently in wrestling both freestyle and folkstyle. We are looking for something to keep him in shape and to help him with his wrestling during his off season. I was curious as to what your classes run, fee wise, after your 2 free classes?

    • Coach says:

      We are currently running “Grand Opening” special, bring your son by and have him try out the class and we can discuss the special pricing.

  7. Erica says:

    I am looking in to joining a kickboxing class for the soul purpose of losing weight and getting into shape. Was wondering if you have beginners classes that would help me with that. I took classes in Houston and loved it not to mention I could easily lose 5 pounds a week when I did it. Well I’m ready to get back into shape. thanks

    • Coach says:

      We have kickboxing Monday and Wednesday from 6:30-8:30, and Saturday at noon. We offer two free classes to start with, so come try out the classes and we can go from there!

  8. Abby says:

    What are the ages for your kids programs.

    • Coach says:

      Generally we recommend ages 6 and up. We have kids class on Tues and Thurs from 6-6:45 p.m. Bring em down and let em try the class out, we offer two free classes to start!

  9. Joe says:

    I was going to sign up but your groupon is expired. I like that price but not sure if I can afford more. Do you have any special sign up deals?

  10. Theresa says:

    I took kickboxing in college as a course and looking to get back into it but not sure where to start. Any advice?

  11. Reeda says:

    Are there any Friday classes and/morning classes. What is the full week schedule? I usually am busy at night but need to train asap.

  12. Rylan says:

    I am 5′ 1″ and 120 pounds. I am also 13 years old. Which class would be best for me? I have wrestled for 4 years. Which style? Adults or kids?

    • Coach says:

      Hi Rylan! You would probably have more fun in our adult classes! Stop by and try it out! All would be great for wrestling! Muay Thai would offer a different type of cardio and you could pick up some new moves in jiu jitsy

  13. Parker says:

    in 14 years old and never had experience, which class would be good for beginners?

    • Coach says:

      Each child is different, but most 14 year Olds enjoy our adult classes. Bring him in and let him try the class out, the first class is free.

  14. Coach says:

    First step, Issac, is to come in and try the class out! We can definitely help you move in that direction!

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