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Big Victories for two Beacon MMA fighters!

  1. Two 1st round finishes for Beacon MMA Fighters

This past weekend was an eventful one for Evolution Grappling Academy(EGA); a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts School located in Beacon, NY. EGA Striking Coach Nick Spencer made his Mixed Martial Arts debut Saturday evening in Vermont, along side teammate and training partner...

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8 Details to Finishing Leg Locks

Leg Locks. They are the fastest developing submission in Grappling tournaments across the globe. With that said,  it’s time for grapplers across the board to begin understanding them. Whether or not you choose to be a “Leg Locker”, one should have a comprehensive understanding of Leg Lock awareness for both offensively and defensively addressing Leg...
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Mastering Leg Locks: A guide to proper foot positions

Four Foot positions that will change your Leg Locks.

The Rise of Leg locks

At the forefront of the Jiu Jitsu scene, one submission hold in particular, is taking the Submission Wrestling world by storm. At grappling tournaments across the country, grappler’s are conquering their foes via Leg locks. The numbers don’t lie. The Eddie Bravo...

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Beacon MMA Fighter with another 1st round stoppage!

The Promotion

Mixed Martial Arts is the fastest growing sport in the world. In the United States, it’s surge in popularity has lead to over 20 seasons of a hit TV Show in “The Ultimate Fighter”, and a prime-time deal with Fox has brought MMA to the forefront of Combat Sports. Although legal in 49 states,...
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Beacon Martial Arts: Student of the Month

The motto “Hard work pays off” is what we live by at Evolution Grappling Academy. At our Kids Martial Arts classes in Beacon, it’s our goal to build up our young students, providing them with the outlet to develop social skills by engaging them with their peers and equip them with the tools necessary to...
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Kids BJJ Classes in Beacon, building Leaders

At Evolution Grappling Academy we are all about building tomorrow’s leaders, today. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is an incredible tool for self-improvement, overcoming obstacles, physical problem solving and working with others. One of the most important lessons for anyone to learn in Jiu Jitsu is that loss does not equate to failure, loss is an experience...
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