June Events for Mixed Martial Arts Vancouver:
June 11’11- UFC 131 Vancouver
June 17 ’11 – Quest for Glory: Victor Wang for #1 MMA position and Joe Halfar for Muay Thai title,
June 24’11 – Adults Muay Thai test
June 25’11 – Junior Pankration/MMA test
June 30-July 4’11 – Canada Day closure
PNE Demo preparations for Aug. 27 ’11 at 12:30 pm.
Here is some information on our Submission Wrestling program which is part of our Mixed Martial Arts Vancouver curriculum:
Our Submission Wrestling classes utilize techniques adapted from free-style wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-jitsu – BJJ Vancouver, “Catch-as-catch-can” (Folk American wrestling), Catch Wrestling, Shoot wrestling, Sambo, and Judo. These techniques are modified to be applicable for Pankration, MMA fighting (Mixed Martial Arts) and Submission wrestling as a sport. Our submission wrestling classes are a subsection of our Pankration curriculum.
It is the blending of our striking within the grappling context that makes our style unique and distinctive.
Whether it is the blending of striking and grappling to and from clinching, to take-downs, to ground fighting with submissions, our style is geared towards practicality.
Since our style and curriculum has a broad range of techniques, the individual student has the ability and potential to express their skills to the fullest degree.
Our classes provide an excellent physical workout developing muscular strength, muscular endurance, cardio vascular fitness and flexibility. In the process of training and getting in great shape, the student will be learning techniques that are useful for self-defence and sport.
Our classes are taught by experienced martial artists emphasizing discipline and respect with the aim of helping the student achieve their goals while enjoying the process and developing camaraderie. Many of the students and instructors have been successful using the school’s style in pankration/mixed martial arts and submission wrestling competition.