Oct
30

ADCC Trials – New York

This past weekend, prior to the Storm of the Century, we took a few athletes up to New York to compete at the Abu Dhabi Pro Trials, held at Queens College. Stevie Linton, Katie Lantz and Kyle Huang where the Maxercise representatives. Kyle started off the day in the light weight blue belt adult division. … Continue reading »

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 »

Jan
11

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Women Kick Ass

Should women train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

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 »

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
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 »