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AURORA / NAPERVILLE AND CHANNAHON GYM MEMBER LUKE CHEREP & ADAM SCHERR BOTH LOOK TO IMPROVE THEIR MMA MIXED MARTIAL ARTS RECORD TO 3-0.

Aurora / Naperville and Channahon gym members Luke Cherep & Adam Scherr both look to improve their MMA Mixed Martial Arts record to 3-0. At 8 p.m. on November 21st at the Total Fight Challenge at the Willowbrook Ballroom 8900 South Orchard, Willow Springs, IL. Doors open at 6:30 for tickets contact Luke Cherep 630-207-9269, We hope to you all there!
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AURORA / NAPERVILLE AND CHANNAHON GYM MEMBER MATT SHAPIRO IS MAKING HIS MMA PRO DEBUT.

Aurora / Naperville and Channahon Gym member Matt Shapiro will be making his MMA pro debut at the UIC Pavilion Nov 22 for the XFO MMA Promotion www.XFOmma.com. Matt will be facing Alex Lagunas. Matt began training MMA with Miguel Torres in 2009. After moving back to the Naperville area he began training at our Aurora / Naperville and Channahon gym in 2011. Read More …



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AURORA / NAPERVILLE AND CHANNAHON GYM MEMBER SEAN MCKEOWN EARNS BLUE BELT IN JIU-JITSU.

Congratulations to Aurora / Naperville and Channahon gym member Sean McKeown on earning his Blue Belt in Jiu-Jitsu. Below Sean is pictured with Carlson Gracie Gym Jiu-Jitsu and MMA instructor Brian Bishop. Read More …



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CARLSON GRACIE NAPERVILLE / AURORA / CHANNAHON MEMBER AARON BROOKS PREPARES FOR WORLD NO-GI JIU JITSU CHAMPIONSHIP.

Carlson Gracie Naperville / Aurora / Channahon member Aaron Brooks has been training at the Naperville / Aurora Channahon locations since 2010. He trains in Boxing, MuayThai / Kickboxing, Jiu-Jitsu and Wrestling. Read More …



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THE QUINTANA FAMILY AT CARLSON GRACIE MMA GYM

The Quintana Family has been with Carlson Gracie MMA Gym since March 2011. Ismael Quintana believes this gym has a good family environment especially for kids because it gives them discipline, strength, and self confidence. Ismael pointed out, especially to parents who are on the fence about their kids joining an MMA gym,  that MMA is not just fighting… Read More …



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JOHNNY TORRES DEFEATED HIS OPPONENT IN 2ND ROUND

Muay Thai Fighter Johnny Torres defeated his opponent in the 2nd round via TKO at the Portage Theater in Chicago. Read More …



 

photo 2AIR-TIGNER!!! GREGG TIGNER IMPROVES HIS PRO MMA RECORD TO 2-0.

Air-Tigner !!! Gregg Tigner improves his pro MMA record to 2-0. Gregg was cornered by Steve Colon, Jeff Neal, and Malik Elliott He received his purple belt over the summer. Gregg turned pro after archiving a 13-3 record as an armature. Read More …



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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO JEFF SILVEY

Jeff has been with the Carlson Gracie team for two years and not only lost an incredible amount of weight (over 90 pounds) ,  but has also grown in confidence and maturity and plans on having his first MMA fight on his eighteenth birthday.

He is having a successful armature sport Jiu-Jitsu career and is working on his Boxing…. Read More …



WE BROUGHT HOME TWO JIU-JITSU TEAM TITLES LAST SATURDAY

The Sasquatch Open in Iowa and the New Breed Ultimate Challenge in Illinois. Congratulations to all the competitors, coaches, and teammates…. Read More …



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CARLSON GRACIE AURORA/NAPERVILLE/CHANNAHON COMPETITOR KARA CONNELLY

Kara Connelly a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Carlson Gracie Aurora / Naperville. She started training due to always having an interest in Martial Arts. She began training at Carlson Gracie Aurora / Naperville in November 2011. Kara primarily focuses on Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and competes and finds herself… Read More …



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THE KLEIN FAMILY AT CARLSON GRACIE AURORA / NAPERVILLE AND CHANNAHON

Gregg Klein and his two sons Baron and Harrison train regularly at Carlson Gracie Aurora / Naperville and Channahon. Mixed Martial Arts is a perfect way to bring a family together to improve their fitness and health. Gregg states that Carlson Gracie Aurora / Naperville and Channahon’s program provides a great opportunity for a family to connect and spend quality time together while getting fit. Read More …



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LUKE CHEREP OF CARLSON GRACIE NAPERVILLE/AURORA CHANNAHON WILL BE FIGHTING AT TOTAL FIGHT CHALLENGE FRIDAY JULY 11, 2014

Luke Cherep will be looking to improve his amateur Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) record on July 11, 2014 at Total Fight Challenge Read More …



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CARLSON GRACIE TEAM WINS 5TH STRAIGHT TEAM TITLE AT NAGA.

Carlson Gracie Team is once again 1st at the NAGA (North American Grappling Association) Jiu-Jitsu tournament with Torres MA in 2nd and Team Curran in 3rd. Congratulations to all those who competed and helped bring the 5th straight team title home.



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CARLSON GRACIE MMA AURORA / NAPERVILLE AND CHANNAHON COACH JEFF NEAL AND STEVE COLON OF TEAM COLON CORNERED CRAIG FRUTH TO A 1ST ROUND VICTORY.

Last Saturday on May 31, 2014 Jeff Neal and Steve Colon cornered professional fighter Craig Fruth at United Combat Leagues event at the Hammond Civic Center in Hammond, IN. Read More …



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CONGRATULATIONS TO CARLSON GRACIE MMA AURORA FIGHTER HULICES “HULI” DAVALOS ON EARNING HIS PURPLE BELT.

Huli began training MMA at Carlson Gracie Team Aurora / Naperville and Channahon in late 2006 with the goal of staying more active after playing sports throughout high school. Read More …



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FEATURED CARLSON GRACIE MMA AURORA FIGHTER: SAM FERGUSON

Sam began at Carlson Gracie Team Aurora / Naperville and Channahon in 2010 and has continuously built up his resume starting with four consecutive gold medals at blue belt competing Read More …