Apr
23

Martial Arts Summer Camp for Kids at Maxercise in Philadelphia

It’s that time of year again…kid’s are almost done school for the year and their parents are busy trying to figure out what to do with them all summer. Well, we have a pretty good answer. For the third year in a row Maxercise is proud to host our Martial Arts Summer Day Camp for Kids! … Continue reading »

Nov
01

Team Maxercise/Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu takes on the 2011 IBJJF American Nationals in California!

Team Maxercise take 16 medals in the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation’s American Nationals Tournament!

May
19

Maxbells Kettlebell Certification in Philadelphia!

It’s that time of year again, time for Maxercise/Maxbells to certifiy another batch of MKC Instructors! For those unfamiliar with what that is, MKC is the “Maxbells Kettlebell Certification” which is a Kettlebell Instructor course for Personal Trainers and Group Class Instructors. We have been doing Kettlebells for a very long time here at Maxercise, … Continue reading »

Apr
18

2011 Pan American Games & New York Open Tournament Recap

Wow, its been a crazy month or so here at Maxercise! We had the 2011 IBJJF Pan American Games in Irvine, California at the end of March, then the Eddie Alverez Grappling Tournament right when we got back, and THEN this past weekend we competed at the IBJJF New York Open Tournament at the City College of … Continue reading »

Feb
27

Pan Am 2011 Here We Come!

What an exciting day here at Maxercise. Today was our annual fundraiser for the CBJJ Pan American Games in LA, March 24-27th, 2011.  The team has been training very hard for the past couple months and today was no different. Since it was also our fundraiser day, we invited ALL students to come and train. … Continue reading »

Feb
24

Another Great Sunday!!

Today was a great day of Pan Am Team Training for the Maxercise Competition Team. In a few weeks we will preparing to leave for LA to compete in the 2011 Pan American BJJ Tournament. The entire BJJ Team has been training very hard the past month in preparation for this event. It takes a … Continue reading »

Feb
13

Sunday…A Day of BJJ…What Could be Better?

So we started the day off, EARLY, with our Team Training. We are conducting a roughly 10 week training camp in preparation for the 2011 Pan American Championships in LA. In addition to our regularly schedule BJJ Classes in Philly, we have a few times a week for “Team Training”, Sunday being the most important. … Continue reading »

Feb
12

Friday, what a day!

Today was a long but great day! We had Free Private Sessions in BJJ and Kettlebells scheduled all day long.  Along with meeting some great new people we also have quit a few new members as a result. The scheduling of Free Private Sessions is something we have not done at Maxercise in several years. The … Continue reading »

Feb
11

John Disimone & Maggie Bertonazzi talk with James Jefferson on the MMA & Sports Xtreme Show!

John & Maggie interviewed on the MMA & Sports Xtreme Show! Check out the latest episode from the MMA & Sports Xtreme show with Maxercise’s John Disimone & Maggie Bertonazzi! We discuss with J.J. about Brazilian Jiu Jitsu  and Kettlebells in Philadelphia and the upcoming Eddie Alverez Grappling Championship which will be powered by Maxercise. … Continue reading »

Feb
09

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Kettlebells, Muay Thai and Kid’s Karate & BJJ being filmed at Maxercise in Philly tonight!

We had a videographer out tonight to film our classes for our very first, fancy pants, Maxercise commercial! We were the first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu(BJJ) academy in Philadelphia as well as the first gym to have a group Kettlebell class not only in Philly but in the country; but we are not the most visible due … Continue reading »