ABOUT EMPIRE MMA
We pride ourselves on being a martial arts gym that is welcoming, non-intimidating and accommodating to everyone of all skill levels – who want to have fun and reach their own personal goals.
Empire Martial Arts is Barrie’s premier and most distinguished martial arts gym and athletic training center. We specialize in improving all levels of fitness and martial arts training for men, women and children with professional and exciting classes that can be enjoyed by the whole family. We teach a diversified array of martial arts and fitness programs for beginner to advanced levels from instructors who have over 10+ years of teaching experience in multiple disciplines, such as Muay Thai, Boxing, Wrestling, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and Mixed Martial Arts. Our focus is to provide the students with a close-knitted martial arts family that lasts beyond gym hours – as we train, compete and hang out together.
We boast the largest MMA facilities in the Barrie area as we have over 8,000 square feet of modernized and accommodating space, which features 3,500 square feet of Zebra matted area, indoor sprinting track and a full-sized octagon along with top of the line MMA equipment, such as 20 heavy bags, pneumatic and kinetic strength and conditioning equipment along with showers and saunas. Our goal at Empire martial arts is to reshape and sharpen your mind and body as we help you get in the best shape of your life while improving your self-confidence, self-defense capabilities and self-dependence.
A vital part of our culture is to promote and provide a healthy environment to learn and train for people of all ages, gender and backgrounds – the perfect martial arts gym for the whole family.
Our facilities provide all of your fitness and martial arts needs as we boast over 8,000 sq-ft facility with 3,500 sq-ft Zebra matted area and 20 heavy-bags, showers and saunas.
Despite competing at the highest levels, our instructors are friendly and teach to all levels. With over 10+ years of teaching expertise, we have some of Barrie’s premier martial arts instructors.
WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY
Amazing, friendly, positive environment. Great coaches with tremendous experience. Love it!
- Tom McClellan
Top notch instructors. Very professional yet welcomes you like a family member…. Great environment!
- Stacy Raposo
Great classes, great schedule (having noon and evening classes during the week is a huge plus) great facility, great training partners. Top-notch martial arts club overall.
- Chris Simoes
More than a team, this is a family…’nuff said! High quality instructors, great training partners, amazing guest instructors from Team Nova Uniao (BJJ), I am so happy I found Empire MMA, and proud to be a part of this team. Oss!
- Jason Lewis