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Old 03-28-2008, 05:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey everyone. Hey whats up guys, i just joined the forum and i got a question. Im 21, 5"9 and stocky, im just finishin up my college and im plannin on joining a MMA gym in Calgary or Airdrie, AB. I'm trying to decide which gym i should be joining and which style of fighting would suit me best. I've been training cardio and weight training since high school, and with my college finally finishing up i'll have time to get into MMA.

I want to know what everyone thinks is the best gym in Calgary to get started. I know there is gonna be no solid answer but I'd like to hear everyone's opinion. Im more interested in striking if that helps.

Any replies would be greatly appreciated thanks alot!
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Old 03-28-2008, 05:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Hey. There are a few good ones in calgary. Just look around in the phone book. One I'd recomend checking out is Dynamic MMA. They have some strong MMA fighters who compete regurarly.
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Awesome, ok i just sent off an email to Vince and i plan to head in and check out the gym next weekend, Thanks for the advice. Any others you would reccomend?
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Awesome, ok i just sent off an email to Vince and i plan to head in and check out the gym next weekend, Thanks for the advice. Any others you would reccomend?
Can you list the MMA studios out there. We're looking for promoters to assist in promotions for our RAW COMBAT show on Saturday October 25, 2008 at the Stampede Corral.

Featuring Denis Kang vs Marvin "The Beast" Eastman.
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Have you ever been to Stu Harts dungeon. He has had many champions from his gym
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Here's the list of the top schools. Also check out the Raw Combat: Redemption show if you get a chance next Saturday Oct. 25th.

http://www.rawcombat.com/mailer/
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1.) Canuckles

info@canuckles.com // 403-819-2226

#170- 104 58 ave SE/Calgary AB Canada – T2H ON7




2.) Dragon's Den

915, 9th Ave. S.E.

Calgary, Alberta

T2G 0S5

Canada

Phone: (403) 228-3823

Fax: (403) 265-2284

www.dragonsden.net info@dragonsden.net



3.) Dynamic MMA

210 3359-27th St. N.E.
Calgary, AB
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Vince Gentile (Head Instructor)

vince@dynamicmartialarts.ca (403) 680-1521

http://www.dynamicmartialarts.ca/



4.) BDB – Martial Arts

1-3300 14 Avenue NE
Calgary, AB T2A 6J4, Canada
(403) 220-1426



5.) Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu Academy

Address: 1830 52 St SE Suite #234, Calgary Alberta Canada.

Phone: (403) 899-2880 Email: gbcbjj@gmail.com



6.) Mike Miles Muay Thai & Kickboxing (Doing a show called Full Throttle on Saturday November 8th at the Calgary Telus Center.)

6041 – 6 St. S.E.

Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2H1L8

403-244-8424

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Hey "No Mercy" is there any way you can find me an opponent for the 25th on the raw combat card... im on the card but a few of my opponents have declined the fight for their own reason... let me know if you can or not...
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Hey "No Mercy" is there any way you can find me an opponent for the 25th on the raw combat card... im on the card but a few of my opponents have declined the fight for their own reason... let me know if you can or not...
Email me at consultant@rawcombat.com and I'll point you to the person in charge of coordinating fights. Which studio are you from?
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I would have to say that Dynamic MMA is probably the top MMA and Kickboxing gym in Calgary. I have jumped around to tons of different clubs, but Dynamic is the place I've stuck with. Everyone is so friendly and treated me like family as soon as I walked through the door. They have this huge octagon and everything too! If you're looking for one of the top MMA gyms in Calgary? I would say you should most definitely check out Dynamic Mixed Martial Arts club.
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