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Why Jiu-Jitsu is more realistic for self-defense than traditional Martial Arts

We get a lot of calls from parents asking “why is Jiu-Jitsu considered better for children than traditional Martial Arts.” We are more than happy to tell you why. A nice way of putting it is, Traditional Martials Arts like Tae Kwon Do and Karate are good for several things…but self-defense is not one of [...]

Ladies Kickboxing Night!

Attention ladies! Have you ever wanted to give kickboxing a try? If so, please join us Monday, March 25th at East Cobb MMA for Ladies Kickboxing night. We’ll be teaching the basics of Muay Thai Kickboxing, the most effective striking system ever created. Learn some techniques, get a GREAT workout and have some fun!! All [...]

Holiday Schedule

Just a reminder, ECMMA will be closed December 22nd- 27th & December 31st - January 1st. We hope everyone has a safe and Happy Holiday season!

Boxing Clinic Tuesday, Oct 2nd

ECMMA is proud to announce that we'll be having boxing sensation and Olympic hopeful Rhea "Smalls" Lewis teach a boxing clinic, Tuesday, October 2nd. Space is strictly limited. Register here: https://www.eastcobbma.com/box/

Monday Night Training starts tonight!

We’re incredibly pleased to announce that tonight is our first night of Monday night training! We’ll be debuting our Thai Boxing Conditioning class at 6pm and Jiu-Jitsu fundamentals at 7pm! Come in, brush up on your fundamentals and get a GREAT workout while doing it!  

ECMA Changes it’s Name!

Prior to the gym’s opening, we wanted to stay away from anything with MMA in it’s title. Although it’s a sanctioned sport constantly growing in popularity, we felt it would attract the wrong element. However, shortly after the gym’s launch, we quickly realized a lot of the local Karate & Tae Kwon Do Schools (styles [...]

All Games Night Wednesday May 16th

In celebration of the 2018 School year coming to a close, we're hosting one of our all games night, next Wednesday, May 16th at 5pm! Members and non members welcome, free to the public, ages 5 and up. Hope to see you there!

ECMA Celebrates 1 Year!

To celebrate East Cobb Martial Arts 1 year anniversary, we’ll be hosting a FREE Kimura Workshop, open roll and hangout, Saturday March 3rd. As a thank you to all the students & supporters of the gym, starting at 12pm (in place of adult Jiu-Jitsu that day) Coach Jeremiah will be conducting a FREE, 1 hour [...]

ECMA featured on Atlanta and Company!

East Cobb Martial Arts was recently featured on the day time TV Talk Show, Atlanta and Company! Owner and head instructor Jeremiah Claybrooks chatted with host Christine Pullara about self defense and bullying. Afterwards, Jeremiah and his daughter demonstrated some self defense techniques and even showed Ms. Pullara a choke hold!

Holiday Schedule

Just a friendly reminder, East Cobb Martial Arts will be closed for the holidays Saturday December 23rd, Tuesday December 26th and Wednesday December 27th. Regular classes resume Thursday December 28th. We would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season!