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Weekly Curriculum 09/09/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids Develop the Courage for Greatness ANNOUNCEMENTS Speech: Family Friendly Environment Our number one priority at the academy is to make sure we have a place where everyone can feel comfortable to train. Training martial arts is “the great equalizer. Your personal beliefs, your background, job, social standing –…

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Bully Defense Seminars 2019

McMahon Training Center Presents: Bully Defense Seminars 2019   Would you like your child or your child’s friend to start the new school year with self-confidence and the tools to protect themselves? Each school year has provides obstacles for children, and unfortunately, one of those obstacles can be physical or mental abuse from other kids. …

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Weekly Curriculum 9/2/19

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids Develop the Courage for Greatness ANNOUNCEMENTS We have a position open for someone to help clean the mats in the afternoon around 2:00/2:30.   Theses are partial trades memberships and anyone that is interested should leave their contact info at the front desk. Wednesday September 18th from…

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Weekly Curriculum 08/26/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids Develop the Courage for Greatness ANNOUNCEMENTS Closed Labor Day Weekend-Saturday, Sunday, Monday.  Back to regular schedule on Tuesday September 3rd.  There will be a open mats: Saturday 1pm, Sunday 12pm, and Monday 6pm Starting September 1st all of the black belt classes will switch back to being…

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A group of martial arts students in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Finnie McMahon – My Martial Arts Journey to Fort Collins

Hey MTC Family,       After running a martial arts school in Fort Collins for the last 12 years I thought it would be fun for people to learn more about my journey and how I got here.  First Exposure to Martial Arts My first memory that I have of the martial arts is…

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Weekly Curriculum 08/19/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids Develop the Courage for Greatness ANNOUNCEMENTS Starting September 1st all of the black belt classes will switch back to being in the gi.    We have a position open for anyone that has experience with building maintenance as well as a two openings for someone to help…

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jiu jitsu student in white gi on the back of Finnie mcmahon in blue gi teaching jiu jitsu student rear naked choke

Weekly Curriculum 08/12/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids ANNOUNCEMENTS Saturday, August 17th 11:00 A.M.—1:30 P.M. McMahon Training Day All levels teen and adult BJJ students — fun and friendly live training and belt promotions. All levels teen and Adult kickboxing/muay thai students seminar and shirt promotions. Let’s pack the mat and get everyone together for…

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Jiu-jitsu blue and purple belts on top of black jiu-jitsu gi

Weekly Curriculum 08/05/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids 8.5.2019 THOUGHTS:  Being comfortable during combat “In the fight, only one person can be comfortable. Your job is to transfer the comfortable from your opponent to you.”                                        …

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5 Ways Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Benefits Your Child

  #1 Individual Focus Many kids who are not interested in team sports are often drawn to individual sports. Tennis, cross-country running, golf, and brazilian jiu-jitsu are examples of sports that focus more on individual performance rather than performing as a group.  Surprisingly, BJJ often attracts more analytical, introverted types who prefer to approach problems…

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9 jiu jitsu practioners from right to left, rob, bill, julie, nate, renzo gracie, jamis, finnie mcmahon, bruce, garry

Weekly Curriculum 7/29/2019

BJJ | Kickboxing | Muay Thai | Kids Martial Arts Curriculum 7.29.2019 – 8.04.2019 THOUGHTS: Overcoming fear “Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.” – Nelson Mandela Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Fundamentals Technique 1- Front Rolls, back rolls  Technique 2-Double Leg Takedown  Technique 3-Escape Side Control Intermediate Technique 1- Lower Back Clinch…

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