ABOUT THE CLUB
Northside Martial Arts Academy promotes physical fitness in a fun, safe, and clean environment with a high quality sprung floor.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), Judo, MMA Striking, Yoga, Self Defence and Corporate Programs.
Conveniently located in Ashgrove, just 4 kilometres from Brisbane's CBD with free on-site undercover parking, climate controlled facilities, as well as showers for those attending morning and midday classes.
Stop by for a free visit and meet our friendly, professional staff.
MEET THE TEAM
We’re Here to Help You Succeed
Head Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Coach
Hayden is a 1st Degree Alliance Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt with over 15 years of grappling experience. He is a qualified coach and highly knowledgeable instructor with a passion for the sport.
Head Judo Instructor
Ellen is a Judo Black Belt and qualified Judo instructor with the Judo Federation of Australia. Ellen has extensive international competition experience representing Australia.
Head Kids Judo & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor
Charisma is a Judo Black Belt, a qualified Judo instructor with the Judo Federation of Australia and a member of the Australian Judo Team.
Muay Thai & MMA Striking Instructor
Jesse represented Australia in international competition, including Lumpinee Stadium, Bangkok Thailand, the mecca of Thai Boxing. Trained in Thailand, Japan and South Korea.
2 x Queensland Muay Thai Champion
3 x Australian Muay Thai Champion
ISKA Super 8 Tournament champion
Laura offers a personalised tailored approach to Vinyasa flow yoga.
Her yoga journey is a path of constant learning, strength building, stress management and finding balance.
You can anticipate classes with her to be flowing, energetic and lighthearted. Laura is passionate about bringing an element of play to the mat; and encouraging others to find connection with their body - whilst also having fun!
Judo & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor
John is a Judo Black Belt and Jiu-Jitsu Brown Belt. John is a qualified Judo instructor with the Judo Federation of Australia.
MMA Striking Instructor
Seb has over 10 years of striking experience in kickboxing, Muay Thai and MMA. A Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and regular coach on wimp to warrior, cornered over 30 MMA fights.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor
Nic is a Jiu-Jitsu enthusiast with a talent for teaching. He is a 1st Degree Black Belt and has been voted the "World's Best Smelling Grappler" 10 years in a row! Don't worry, he is friendlier than he looks :)