Crazy 88

443-273-5197

Kids Mixed Martial Arts in Elkridge, MD

Professional MMA classes that are fun & exciting for all ages

Crazy88 Kids
  • Professional martial arts instruction in a safe and engaging environment
  • Crazy 88 MMA is an award-winning martial arts school with over 15 years of experience 
  • Flexible class times that fit any busy schedule
  • Warm and welcoming environment that builds life-long relationships

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7 Days Unlimited Classes

Sign up here, and we’ll contact you to schedule your intro session.

Must be 18+ years of age and within a 25 mile radius in order to register for a Free Trial. All minors must be accompanied by a guardian.

Don’t Take Our Word For It

Watch one of our student testimonials below.

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Beyond The Art of Self-Defense

Crazy 88 Elkdridge will teach your child how to set goals and take responsibility for their own actions. Your child will learn to act as a leader and not just as a follower. With the help of our experienced instructors, they’ll learn how to set goals and take responsibility for their own actions. They’ll also learn how to make friends with other kids while having tons of fun at the same time.

It’s never too early to start preparing your child for the world. Resistance to Peer Pressure is one of the scariest problems facing parents today. But don’t worry. Our program is designed to promote self-confidence and self-esteem – giving your child the strength to resist peer pressure.

Life-Changing benefits

  • Adult led training sessions that teach real-world skills
  • Structured advancement that builds real tenacity
  • Benefits that extend well beyond the classroom
  • Programs for each developmental stage
  • Fun and engaging environment 

Age-Specific Programs

Ages 3-5: Tiny Ninjas

We offer a variety of programs for children aged 3-5. The Tiny Ninjas program is designed to introduce our youngest students to martial arts. The curriculum includes fun, fast-paced games & interactive drills to teach martial arts movements and develop social skills and coordination. Instructors teach in an easy-to-follow and simple method.

Program goals:

  • Learn self-discipline & build confidence
  • Develop comfort in social situations
  • Improve coordination and agility
  • Improve listening ability

Curriculum includes:

  • Coordination drills & movements
  • Beginner Martial Arts techniques
  • Explanation of Student Creed

 

Ages 6-8: Little Ninjas

Our Kids 6-8 program is designed to help the “Little Ninjas” build a strong foundation and improve their overall understanding of Martial Arts. The curriculum for this program includes both beginner and fundamental techniques, coordination drills, interactive games as well as exploring core concepts and ideas.

Program goals:

  • Increase general understanding of Jiu-Jitsu & Striking
  • Learn self-discipline & build confidence
  • Respect for instructors and peers
  • Improve coordination and agility

Curriculum includes:

  • Emphasis on Character Development Activities
  • Coordination drills & interactive games
  • Beginner & fundamental techniques

 

Ages 9-12: Juniors

The Juniors program for children aged 9-12 program is where the study of each martial arts becomes more intense. Student’s will receive an overview of all positions, techniques and an introduction into more advanced techniques. Students will be expected to master more techniques and be involved in more sparring activities.

Program goals:

  • Respect for instructors, parents, and peers
  • Set a good example for younger students
  • Learn self-discipline and build confidence
  • Improve movement & coordination

Curriculum includes:

  • Focus on academic performance and citizenship
  • Overview of all positions and situations
  • Beginner and fundamental techniques
  • Introduction to advanced BJJ

Ages 13-17: Teens

The Teens program is the preparatory stage for the Adult programs. Students will be treated largely as adults but with the more acute focus and emotional support necessary for this age group. They will train Jiu-Jitsu with other Teens and have the option of learning Boxing and Muay Thai with the Adults.

Program goals:

      • Gain self-awareness and confidence through training
      • Respect for instructors, peers, and parents
      • Develop into good citizens and sportsmen
      • Improve athleticism

Curriculum includes:

      • Strong emphasis on takedowns – both judo and wrestling
      • Access to Adult Boxing and Muay Thai Fundamentals
      • Introduction to Advanced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

     

    The Crazy 88 Difference

    • Grade Improvement: Watch as your child’s grades go up and stay up. Our educational Black Belt program will give your child the discipline needed to study, complete homework, and organize their time wisely. Ultimately, this leads to better concentration at school and better grades.
    • Increased Physical Aptitude and Fitness: To help your child develop physically, our programs focus on athletic development as well. Your child will improve in sports as she improves her agility, strength, balance, coordination and timing.
    • Leadership Skills: Crazy 88 Mixed Martial Arts will teach your child how to set goals and take responsibility for their own actions. Your child will learn to act as a leader and not just as a follower.
    • Fun Social Activity: We focus your child’s energy in a positive and productive manner.
    • Safeguard Against Bullying: Children in our Kids Martial Arts Program are bullied 64% less than the National Average. We don’t give children a false sense of reality by teaching them unrealistic or ‘flashy’ techniques. Your child will learn how to really protect themselves in harmful situations.
    • Personalized Attention: To ensure rapid progress, we focus on quality instruction and personal attention. All of our classes are taught by highly trained instructors committed to excellence and continued learning. You’ll feel safe knowing your child is receiving the finest instruction possible.
    • Resistance to Peer Pressure: One of the scariest problems facing parents today is the possibility that their child may become involved with drugs and other harmful influences. Our program is designed to promote self-confidence and self-esteem – giving your child the strength to resist peer pressure.

    Crazy 88 Elkridge 

    Train with experts in a safe and engaging environment

    Check out our Elkridge location in Howard County, Maryland! This is an incredible 12,000 square foot facility that will leave you feeling right at home, with all of the amenities any martial artist could ask for.

    All our martial arts classes are structured for kids of all ages – our classes cultivates healthy social environment  on and off the mat – with staff that respects parents’ guidance and involvement. 

    CLASSES TAUGHT:

    • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
    • Muay Thai Kickboxing
    • MMA
    • Boxing & Wrestling 

    More Student Testimonials 

    “Why go anywhere else and train with someone not as good as Crazy 88? I’d rather come here and get beat up everyday. That way I know I’m learning and I’m getting better. ”
    John J.
    Physical Trainer
    John Johnson
    “The instructors are really trying hard to make sure you’re learning a skill, and that’s what I love. I really feel like I’m paying for something that’s going to stay with me for life. ”
    Rudy P.
    Construction
    Rudy P.
    “I have countless stories of beginning students who I wasn't sure would continue, turning into confident and serious fighters over time. You just cannot know by looking at a person who the next competitor is. ”
    Jon D.
    Professional MMA Fighter
    Jon Delbrugge
    “This gym is hungry to make good fighters and have people with good character. I am proud to say I train at the Crazy 88 and can’t wait to improve my skills. ”
    Milton C.
    Engineer
    Milton C
    “I’ve been other places where coaches aren’t very diligent at teaching, and a little bit lazy. Crazy 88 is a really good environment. Everybody’s been nice, but at the same time training very seriously.”
    Byung L.
    Butcher
    Byung Ju

    Howard County, Maryland
    7024 Troy Hill Drive, Suite L
    Elkridge, MD 21075

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