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?

Feb
27

New Muay Thai Classes in Philadelphia!

Starting in March, Maxercise will offer  new Muay Thai classes in Philadelphia. We will also have a new Head Instructor running our program, Jesus Cruz. Here is some info on Jesus: As a member of Golden Fist Martial Arts I have come to achieve many of the goals I sought to accomplish. Under the wing of Master Gregory Puriefoy I … 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 »