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Located throughout Maryland, Crazy 88 Mixed Martial Arts aims to deliver the best martial arts instruction available anywhere in the world.
For over a decade, Crazy 88 has specialized in Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and Muay Thai Kickboxing. Our environment has been proven -through the success of our students- to produce real expertise and skill.
Whether you want to simply learn realistic Martial Arts, or you want to become the world’s best, you’ll be training alongside people with world-class credentials. No matter who you are, big or small, male or female, young or old, we will make you better.
Crazy 88 has a zero meathead tolerance policy. We work hard to foster a friendly, professional, and ego-free training environment that promotes mutual learning and accomplishment. There’s no room on our mats for students (or instructors) who have a chip on their shoulder or attitude problems. If you have something to prove to anyone other than yourself, this is not for you.
Each instructor at Crazy 88 has put in a minimum of 5 years into understanding and mastering their particular martial art. In addition, all our instructors participate in ongoing training as they continue to learn and improve themselves. All of them of have competed in their field. They know what works and they’re eager to help you learn it.
Probably the thing you’ll enjoy the most is that the teaching style of our staff is friendly and supportive. You can expect great rapport with our instructors as well as rely on them to be accessible when needed. Many of our members comment on how our training environment really helped them overcome hurdles in their own personal martial arts training because of how effective and available are instructors are. Learn more about our professional coaching staff.
Throughout history, fighting styles have been created and refined by real-world engagements where techniques either succeeded or failed in actual combat.
In the same way, modern-day Martial Arts techniques are tested in the unforgiving crucible of real world competitions.
Because our school actively trains competitors, we know what works against the world’s best fighters – and how to to pass on that knowledge effectively. Our students develop the ability to defend themselves against experienced trained opponents – not just unskilled drunks and schoolyard bullies. As a result, our students gain mastery of the most effective fighting techniques available anywhere.
For the competitive-minded student, you’ll rest assured that your career and skill development are in the hands of a proven system.
Crazy 88 Mixed Martial Arts
7024 Troy Hill Drive, Suite L
Elkridge, MD 21075
Crazy 88 Elkridge is our flagship location and is a 12,000 square foot full-service Mixed Martial Arts gym. Located conveniently at the intersection of I-95 and Route 100 near Arundel Mills Mall.
Crazy 88 Mixed Martial Arts
11407 Cronhill Drive, Suite M
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Crazy 88 Owings Mills is our newer 9,000 square foot facility in Baltimore County. The gym is easily accessible from the 795 Expressway and offer classes for Adults & Children.
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY
Ivey League Mixed Martial Arts
1517 Ritchie Hwy, Suite 1-G
Arnold, MD 21012
Ivey League Mixed Martial Arts is a family-oriented MMA facility in Anne Arundel County. Between Annapolis and Glen Burnie, the gym is easily accessible from Route 2 and offer classes for all ages.
Being an Olympic athlete, it is very hard to impress me and I can say that Crazy 88 blows my mind every time I walk through the door. The classes are so good that I use Crazy 88 personally to mix up my workouts during my Olympic training.Nick Delpopolo2X Olympian - Judo
I no longer have to worry about if my son has enough positive role models in his life. Joining Crazy 88 was one of the best choices I have made for myself and my son.Theresa S.Paramedic
This has been a lifesaver! I didn’t think I’d find a place where I could learn MMA and be taken seriously as a female. Great friends, great training. Overall best place in Baltimore to train.Sheri L.US Navy
If you want to be great at something, we have the facilities and we have the personnel that can make your dreams come true as far as martial arts.Tim S.Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt World Medalist
It’s just so much fun to be with people who love doing what they’re doing. If you’re willing to work and put that effort in, you’ll have one of the most rewarding experiences you can have.Dan A.Software Engineer
I wanted something else for me. I felt that Crazy 88 would get me active. It would help me learn martial arts and self-defense but I definitely learned a lot more than I was even expecting.Ivor M.High School Principal
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