Fighting used to be an indispensable part of our lives. Ancient homo-sapiens used to fight for hunting and gathering food. Monarchs and royalties used to fight for land and power. Recently, people fought for religious purity and dominance. Ancient arts and sciences have had a big influence on the physical conditioning of people and their lives in the past century. Different forms of combat focus on different aspects of one’s health; spiritual, mental, physical, are some of them.
So we have curated this list of the best MMA Studios in Pune, where you can go and learn to be your strongest self.
Brazilian Martial Arts in Kalyani Nagar, Pune
Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics, and music. It is known for quick and complex moves, using power, speed, and leverage for a wide variety of kicks, spins, and highly mobile techniques. Don’t be put off joining a capoeira class because you’re not a gymnast or acrobat. Beginners are not expected to be able to do cartwheels and handstands from the outset. However, your fitness will build from day one and after a few weeks of training, you might be surprised at what you can do. Capoeira is a total body workout which mainly focuses on your core and upper body and has a lot of leg movements involved. Just after a few sessions, they will be a noticeable increase in your balance and agility.
Sagar is an exceptional trainer who makes it an experience to be part of the Capoeira community.
Check out the video below to understand what we mean:
Orient Combat Arts
MMA in Koregaon Park, Kondhwa
OCA is a highly professional organization dedicated to teaching people how to fight to protect themselves. They have highly trained instructors recognized by internationally recognized bodies. It is quite evident that these people are one the best in what they do, looking at the dozen outlets that they have managed to open in the past decade since their birth. It is simply impossible for one to not notice their presence in various clubs and sports complexes. Not just this, they have specialized women instructors for women, and individual batches for men, women, and also children.
Check out their training video here:
Universal Power Martial Arts
MMA in Camp, Mohammad Wadi, Pune
UPMA also promotes a holistic approach towards teaching their students Taekwondo, MMA, and Kickboxing. It promotes nurturing of both mind and body. Founded by a young martial art enthusiast, Avinash Dhotre, it is a dedicated institute for learning the arts. Locates on the 6th floor of the Royal heritage mall, the view outside the windows compliment your workout and also boost your confidence. Go check out their trial workouts to get a taste of close combat training!
The Steel Core Martial Arts Club
MMA Studio in Erandwane
Steel core is a premier martial arts studios based near Kothrud. They specialize in various martial arts like karate, kick-boxing, etc. but their specialty is Arnis, which is a combat sport which involves the use of weapons. It is the national sport of the Philippines. They also feature calisthenics and other weight training exercises. The trainers here are immensely dedicated and highly professional and will always guide you exactly the way you personally require. The emphasis on this gym is on total character development, making you a stronger person mentally and physically.
Lions MMA Club
MMA Studio in Baner
The Lions MMA CLub is a dedicated martial arts studio and one of the best in Pune. Ideal for professionals and people with some background in martial arts, Lions MMA provides a whole host of training courses and has a vibrant community which also hosts cultural events. Their martial arts programs include kickboxing, jiu-jitsu, and wrestling. They also teach combat fitness which involves using self-defense courses to promote positive participation and teach mental and emotional composure. They have strength and conditioning courses as well, including kettlebell workouts and Zumba. The idea behind all this is to create a more confident, assertive version of yourself who will be able to face up to any challenge.
Outraw Training & Crossfit
MMA Studio In Pimple Saudagar
Outraw training is another very good MMA studio which has a special focus on the martial arts technique Wushu. Wushu is a form of close-combat which utilizes your entire body and makes for better cardiovascular functionality. It also aids your core strength, leg strength and increases hip mobility. They have very good boxing trainers as well. Crossfit is also offered at this gym under the guidance of very able fitness trainers.
They also have a special course on Women’s Self-Defense. Women’s self-defense course will offer concepts and skills to help you develop self-protection strategies that you can continue to build upon. The course also covers critical thinking about self-defense strategies, assertiveness, powerful communication skills, and easy-to-remember physical techniques.
Boxing in Pune, Bhawani Peth
Get the Rocky within you out in this state of the art Boxing arena, Its located in the Arun Kumar Vaidya Stadium, Bhawani Peth. The trainer Mr. Vijay is sure to get your blood pumping and get you into the mood. Dive headfirst into one of the most disciplined and oldest sports of all time. Ping me if you want someone to tag along. This place also hosts several tournaments and events.
Blitz Athletic Club
MMA And Crossfit Opposite Mahabaleshwar Hotel
The Blitz athletics team hopes to strengthen a client with their hardcore CrossFit workout routines and other forms of martial art. If you enter our box you will find athletes from various sports and weight-lifting experts. Those are the people who you train with and there are no machines and treadmills. Instead, you use your own body weight, ropes, tires, hammers, kettlebells and medicine balls to make you the fittest person you can be.
MMA isn’t just about self-defense. It teaches discipline, ignites confidence and fulfills your need for physical expression. It is also an exceptionally good stress reliever.
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