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Mixed Martial Arts in Calgary - Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - Kickboxing Calgary - Wrestling

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Hours Of Operations

Monday:   11:30am - 2:00pm
4:30pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday:   11:30am - 2:00pm
4:30pm - 9:45pm
Wednesday:   11:30am - 2:00pm
4:30pm - 9:00pm
Thursday:   11:30am - 2:00pm
4:30pm - 9:45pm
Friday:   4:30pm - 8:30pm
Saturday:   11:00am - 4:00pm


We are Calgary Alberta Canada's premier Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) gym with classes in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), Muay Thai /  Kickboxing, and Wrestling. At CCMA:

"You don't have to be a fighter, to train like a champion."

Champion's Creed Martial Arts prides itself on offering the highest quality of training in Calgary:

We've got it all!

All memberships include unlimited training in all styles!

You get every class, in every style, taught by world class coaches who are specialists in their art (no jack of all trades here) all at one price!

Our Instructors at CCMA have proven track records in kickboxing, the cage, ring and competition mats and understand what techniques work by many years of experience.

Our Goal is to create a safe and friendly atmosphere for people of all different experience levels to train and learn Martial Arts to achieve goals such as belt advancement, weight loss, physical fitness, competition and self defense.

Whether you're beginner or advanced,

Champion's Creed has classes structured for your skill level!

A common misconception is that you need a level of experience before coming to train or that we are a fighters (MMA) club.

"95% of our members are recreational students who train for fitness, sport and self defense."

Martial Arts training, kickboxing, wrestling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu  is an excellent way to exercise in a safe and fun way while learning a new skill.

Champions Creed is conveniently located in central Calgary


Champion's Creed is fully equipt with:


  • 25 foot Zebra event series Octagon Cage
  • 16.5 foot Kickboxing / boxing Ring with sprung floor
  • 3,000 sq/ft Zebra MMA mats training floor
  • 70 pairs of Muay Thai kickboxing pads
  • 20 pairs of Focus mitts
  • 70 Belly pads
  • 12 heavy kickboxing bags
  • Fully stocked Pro-Shop for all Martial Arts gear
  • Men and Women's change rooms with showers and free towel service
  • Private parking lot and one block from C-Train station

Our accomplishments speak for themselves, world class students and instructors:

calgary mixed martial arts
Brian Bird

Brian Bird - Owner and head BJJ and MMA instructor at CCMA.
Brian is a 3rd degree Black Belt in Brazilian Ju-Jitsu and a 5 time Canadian national team coach for the World Grappling Championships.

He has produced Champions including:

  • 4 time Fila World Grappling Champion - Sheila Bird
  • Fila Worlds Gold medalist John Louro in Gi grappling
  • Gold Medalist Matt Bagshaw in Combat Grappling.

Brian has also produced many successful MMA fighters including:

Nick Ring


Sheila Bird


Chad Sawyer

Nick "The Promise" Ring

Calgary's Only
UFC fighter


Sheila Bird

FILA Grappling
World Champion


Chad Sawyer

Muay Thai Kickboxing

  • Trained under head coach Brian Bird since 1999.
  • Nick Ring is Calgary's first and only Ultimate Fighting Championship Fighter.
  • Muay Thai kickboxing black belt
  • Former Intercontinental, North American & Canadian Muay Thai Champion
  • Winner of Japan’s “Pride Fighting Championship” US Auditions
  • 2nd Degree Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt
  • The first female to acheive a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
    Black Belt in Canada
  • 4 time FILA grappling
    World Champion.
  • 107 competitive wins
  • Kickboxing, MuayThai, K-1, Boxing
  • 47-10-1 : 23 KOs
  • 1997 - IAMTF Canadian
  • Middleweight MuayThai Champion
  • 1997 - IKF North American
    Lightheavyweight MuayThai Title
  • 1999 - IKKC North American
    Lightheavyweight Kick boxing Title

Mike Smallwood


Noah Ali


Dusty Kramps

Mike Smallwood



  • Competed in Canada and Thailand (7-4).  
  • Student of Chad Sawyer in Muay Thai / Kickboxing
  • Muay Thai Kickboxing Instructor
  • Kids Jiu Jitsu Instructor
  • Noah has trained in Thailand and is a Muay Thai / Kickboxing student of Nick Ring and Chad Sawyer.
  • 3-0 Muay Thai kickboxing competitions, all by TKO
  • Kickboxing fight in Thailand.
  • Watch Noah Ali's first full muay thai fight.
  • Fought in Thailand and Canada.
    1-5-1 (AM) 1-0 (PRO) 3-1 (AM MMA)
  • Student of Trevor Smardych.
  • Also trained under Buakaw Barchamek in Thailand. Multiple Wanderlei Silva seminars.
  • Successfully tried out for Wand Fight Team in 2009.

Come check out our kickboxing, brazilian jiu jitsu, and wrestling classes.

We also have kids brazilian jiu jitsu classes!


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