Oct
22

National Martial Arts Day 2012!!! A Success!!

This past Saturday was Philadelphia’s very first National Martial Arts Day recognized by the city of Philadelphia. In celebration of this day, we had a huge open house here at Maxercise. We conducted demonstrations in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo, Muay Thai, MMA, Tae Kwon Do, Karate, Weapons, Kettlebells and much, much more. We would like … Continue reading »

Oct
16

Philly’s First National Martial Arts Day! October 20, 2012

We are proud to announce Philadelphia’s very first National Martial Arts Day (NMAD). National Martial Arts Day is a way to showcase the several different types of martial arts in our area, as well as the multitude of benefits that the martial arts can bring ANY individual, regardless of their age, gender or physical abilities. … Continue reading »

Oct
04

Congrats to all recent competitors

Over the past few months, the Maxercise Compeition Team has been very busy! With Grapplers’ Quest, NAGA and the CBJJ tournaments, our competitors have been all over the country collecting a lot of hardware. The end of the year is approching and we have just a few more tournaments to hit! Keep an eye out … Continue reading »

Jan
11

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Women Kick Ass

Should women train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

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!

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 »

Mar
19

Maxercise Competition Team Heads to the IBJJF Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Irvine, CA!

On March 24th-27th Maxercise will be sending 11 of its best competitors to the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation’s Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championship in California! This is a very prestigious tournament with all of the big names in BJJ heading to compete from all over the country as well as the world. Maxercise Competition Team has been … 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
17

Ladies, There’s No Substitution

Hello! As a Maxercise student and someone that likes to try new things (except for escargot-sorry, it’s just never happening) I have tried a couple of the programs at the Academy. I’ve loved some, shrugged and said “meh” to others, and through this experiences I felt I wanted to say something to ladies who might be … 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 »

Older posts «