John Donehue Jiu Jitsu & MMA are the pioneers of MMA training in Melbourne. Offering programs in Jiu Jitsu, MMA, Kickboxing, Boxing (Muay Thai) and Ultimate Fit for anyone regardless of experience and/or fitness levels and are conveniently located just a few minutes from Chadstone Shopping Centre and right off the Monash Freeway.
Our 800m2 facility, includes spacious male and female change rooms with modern shower facilities. With over 500m2 of training space, consisting predominantly of competition grade matting, it’s large enough to run 3 separate classes or a tournament comfortably. We are also equipped with a fully dedicated strength and conditioning room, raised Boxing Ring, cage wall for MMA training and a large mix of suspended bags to accommodate all striking disciplines.
At John Donehue Jiu Jitsu & MMA we take great pride in providing a friendly, welcoming and encouraging environment where egos are left at the door, helping you achieve your full potential and individual goals whatever they may be. Whether your goal is training Martial Arts in the world’s best and most effective self defence systems or simply to lose weight and get in the best shape of your life and have a lot of fun doing so, with a wide selection of classes that will meet all needs under the one roof. We cater to students from all walks of life, teachers, mums, lawyers, students and we can personalise training and fitness programs just for you all the way up to corporate team building programs.
Our world class coaches will guide you, step by step, through your journey ensuring you are equipped with the skills and confidence to handle yourself in any situation that may arise. From 5 years old to 50 years old it’s never too early or too late to start.