On January 18th, 2023, world-renowned Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) expert, John Danaher, held a seminar at Fightcross MMA & Fitness in Albion, Brisbane, Australia. The seminar was highly anticipated by BJJ practitioners from all over South East Queensland, who were excited to learn from Danaher’s analytical approach to teaching BJJ. Danaher is a highly respected figure […]
Martial arts have long been a popular activity for children, and for good reason. In addition to providing a fun and challenging physical activity, martial arts offer a host of benefits that can help children grow and develop in a variety of ways. In this blog post, we’ll explore some of the core benefits of […]
Every picture tells a story is a series of interviews with Fightcross MMA & Fitness members talking about the moments we have captured and placed on our photo gallery in the gym. This every picture tells a story interview is with long time team member, MMA athlete and BJJ blue belt Corey Smith. To view […]
Strength training is an essential part of any martial arts athlete’s training regimen. Not only does it improve physical performance and help prevent injury, but it also plays a critical role in developing the mental toughness and resilience that are essential for success in the world of martial arts. One of the primary benefits of […]
As you’d know, at Fightcross MMA & Fitness Albion, our community is IMPORTANT to us. We love to look after our members, reward our members and to grow our TRIBE with “like minded” supportive people. We also know that working out with a friend of family member can help you reach your goals faster. This […]
Fightcross MMA Head coach, Ross Cameron was presented his brown belt in Brazilian Jiu jitsu by Robert Drysdale, Head of Zenith Jiu jitsu. Ross commenced his study of the Martial arts as a young child in Judo at the Howick academy of Judo under Ivan Wills and went on to study Karate, Tae Kwon Do, […]
We were lucky enough to have world renown BJJ coach, commentator and author Robert Drysdale visit us at Fightcross Albion for a week this October. He is regarded as the most accomplished American Grappler of his generation, Robert Drysdale is a 4th dan black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Leonardo Vieira and a former ADCC open weight champion (2007). Robert […]
Fightcross holds regular BJJ gradings, these events can seem daunting and exciting wether you are a BJJ fanatic or a casual enthusiast.
Is cleaning the mats part of the martial arts training or culture? Is it idealistic to think that mat cleaning could be anything other than just good OH&S practice.
While we started the month off in lockdown, we’ve still managed to make a lot of progress on our new gym.We’ve got all of the gym equipment installed, the cage is up, and the mats are being stored ready to be put down next week.Here’s a look back at everything that’s been happening in August. […]