BJJ & GRAPPLING
With world class programs in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Wrestling, we have the most successful competition track record in Loudoun County. We are the go to school for a competition-proven leg lock curriculum and a perfect blend of the old and new school training methodology. We are an official representative of the Yamasaki Academy - the oldest BJJ academy in the DC Metro area. Additionally, we are a certified affiliate of the Combat Submission Wrestling (CSW) Association.
MMA & STRIKING
We offer a full range of instruction in Mixed Martial Arts and STX Kickboxing for students of all ages. With a roster of active and former fighters, we are the only school in Loudoun to offer no-nonsense combat programs. Our striking curriculum was developed by the MMA legend Erik Paulson and is a blend of the western boxing, Shooto, Savate, Jun Fun, Dutch, and Thai kickboxing. Wether you wish to compete or simply want to be competent in defending yourself in the street, our program will exceed your expectations.
We are the only academy in the DC, MD, and VA area to offer professional instruction in Full Contact Medieval Combat, as seen in the Armored Combat League, International Medieval Combat Federation, or Battle of Nations. Our instructors are renowned medieval combat competitors who appeared in numerous films and televised events (e.g. Knight Fight on History Chanel).
COME AND VISIT US
Come and visit our state of the art facility conveniently located in the heart of Leesburg, VA. We have the largest and most professionally developed mat space, as well as segregated striking area. Moreover, he have a large selection of all of the top brands of training gear offered to our members below retail. Some of the brands include Tatami, Scramble, 93 Brand, Fuji, Fairtex, Twins, Boon, and Ironhide Athletics.
OFFERING YOU THE BEST INSTRUCTION IN MARTIAL ARTS AND MEDIEVAL COMBAT.
To offer convenience to our students, we are a full time martial arts academy that offers classes throughout the week (Mon-Sat). Moreover, our students are able to visit all of the Yamasaki and Erik Paulson academies absolutely free.
We have the largest staff of the black belt instructors registered / certified by the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation. Additionally, our academy is a member of the World Association of Kickboxing Organizations. Our instructors are registered with Virginia State Athletic Commission. Furthermore, our instructors are SafeSport and CPR certified.
Owners of the IronHide Academy proudly served in the United States Armed Forces. Please ask us regarding our Valor Program that provides a 50% discount for Unlimited Program for Active Duty Military, LEOs, and Emergency Response Personnel.