2016 Holiday Break Open Gym Training Dates/Times Announced

This week Ivey League is closed for all regularly scheduled classes and programs. However, just because we’re closed for classes during the break doesn’t mean we’re totally closed for everything.

That’s why we offer what’s called “open gym”. Open gym meaning the training facility here at Ivey League, including the weight room, mats, punching bags … Read More...

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar w/ Roman Ryazanov on January 7th, 2017

It’s been a minute since we last hosted a seminar/training workshop here at Ivey League. And by minute I mean like 4 or 5 months.

With that in mind I thought we’d kick off 2017 with a super sick BJJ seminar taught by my good friend Mr. Roman Ryazanov, who’s visiting from Russia and … Read More...

News, Events and Holiday Hours For Ivey League MMA

The holiday season is here and with it we’ve got news related to tournaments, MMA fights, events and hours of operation.

Let’s start with the upcoming holiday hours and schedule for classes.

For this week we’ll be running on the normal schedule Monday through Thursday.

On Friday (12/23) we’ll be holding all day after school Read More...

Ivey League Students Shine in MMA, Boxing & Grappling This Past Weekend

To say this past weekend was big for Ivey League would be an understatement that’s for sure. We had students fighting in both MMA and Boxing events as well as competing in Grappling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ).

All in all we went 3-0 in fights and snagged numerous medals at the NAGA Tournament in … Read More...

NAGA PA Grappling Tournament Results for Ivey League Mixed Martial Arts


Okay I admit this blog post is late, like almost 2 weeks overdue. I’ve got no excuse this time. I just played the waiting game and took too long getting this written. My bad.

Anyway on to the news. On Saturday, October 5th we sent a team of competitors up to Pennsylvania to compete at … Read More...

Ivey League News and Upcoming Events for September 2016

September like always is a busy month for us here at Ivey League. Lot’s of new students checking out the different types of classes offered as well as current students competing in various things like grappling tournaments, Boxing and MMA Fights and so on.

Let’s start with news from the first 16 days of September.


Fall 2016 Class/Schedule Changes at Ivey League MMA

Based off the feedback we received during our focus group meeting we’ve decided to make some changes to our current class schedule.

Now don’t lose your mind because these are only small changes but ones that needed to be made.

I assure you it’s definitely not a complete overhaul or anything like that! Just three … Read More...

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar at Ivey League on September 17th

It’s been awhile since we last hosted a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) seminar so we’re super excited to announce this next one as it features two of the best in the land.

On September 17th, 2016 we’ll be bringing in multi time BJJ world champions AaRae Alexander and Jamil Taylor for a 2 hour seminar! … Read More...

NAGA Virginia Beach Results for Ivey League

Every year in June the NAGA hosts it’s grappling/BJJ tournament in Virginia Beach. And for us, this is one we try not to miss. Lucky for us, during this time of the year we’ve got plenty of good tournaments to choose from.

For the most part, Va Beach has a good mix of kids and … Read More...

New Breed Tournament Results for Ivey League MMA

Last weekend was my first time attending a New Breed Grappling/BJJ Tournament. Not the first for Ivey League, but the first for me, Coach Danny.

We took a small team consisting of only 6 students up to Ryder University in NJ. I’ve gotta be honest, my levels of expectations were low.

I say low because …