Team James Clingerman Affiliates

Our Martial Arts Academy is a proud affiliate of Team James Clingerman and each school has a strong alliance within our community and team.

ALL Team James Clingerman Affiliate academies are available to ALL Team JC members. That means, if you are a member of one of the affiliate academies, all the other affiliate academies are available to you as well!

Martial Arts Academy Affiliates:

  1. Indiana Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy – Greenwood, IN
  2. Vortex Martial Arts – Bloomington, IN
  3. Fishers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing – Fishers, IN
  4. Performex Martial Arts – Brownsburg, IN
  5. Naptown BJJ and Boxing – Indianapolis, IN
  6. Journey Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu – North Manchester, IN, Fort Wayne, IN
  7. Garra BJJ/MMA – Kokomo, IN
  8. East Coast Martial Arts – Canton, Ohio
  9. Consecution BJJ – Austinburg, OH
  10. Get Cut MMA – Artesia, NM
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Indiana Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy – Greenwood, IN:

Indiana Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy (IBJJA) has a proud history of the highest level of Martial Arts instruction in Indiana. IBJJA was founded in 2000 is the first full-time Martial Arts Academy to offer Day and Evening classes. This includes Judo, Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts. The IBJJA students often compete in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and Submission Grappling.

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Vortex Martial Arts

Vortex Martial Arts Gym is Bloomington Indiana’s premier Martial Arts Academy. Vortex offers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, MMA Striking and Thai Kickboxing. Vortex is helmed by Mick Williams, a Purple Belt under James Clingerman. Mick is also an Associate Instructor in Filipino Martial Arts and Jun Fan Gung Fu, under Bruce Lee Protege, Dan Inosanto. He received a Representative Certification, under Erik Paulson, in Combat Submission Wrestling. Mick also holds Black Belts in Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido and Modern Arnis. During Mick’s 20 plus years of martial arts experience he has also become well versed in Thai Boxing, Pentjak Silat, submission wrestling, and Jeet Kune Do.

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Fishers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing

Fishers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing Academy is the premier Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing Academy in Hamilton County. Fishers is a full time and professionally staffed Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, and Mixed Martial Arts Academy.

They offer classes six days/week and members can train as often as possible in Fishers, Noblesville or Carmel. Fishers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is located thirty minutes north of Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Performex Martial Arts

A Team James Clingerman affiliate school, we are a part of the most successful Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA team in central Indiana. If you are looking to be a champion on the mat, get in shape, learn how to defend yourself, or just have fun we will help you reach your goals! Performex Martial Arts and Fitness is Brownsburg Indiana’s premiere Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy. We specialize in teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for self defense, competition and fitness. We also have a fantastic Wrestling Program, Kickboxing, and full strength and conditioning Gym! Give us a call or stop by and check us out!

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Naptown BJJ and Boxing

Naptown BJJ and Boxing is provides classes in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Kickboxing for adults and kids, and is conveniently located in Downtown Indianapolis, just north of Monument Circle.

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Journey Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Journey Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy, LLC was established in May 2015. We have an open door policy and always welcome new guests to our Academy regardless of team or affiliation. Our mission is to provide each student with quality instruction in the art of Traditional Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), Nogi/MMA Grappling, Wrestling, Cardio Kickboxing, Taekwondo, and Kids BJJ, within a friendly, clean, state of the art, and professional atmosphere. Quality instruction can only be achieved through instructors that have learned, trained, and been given rank by some of the most respected names in BJJ. We are part of Team James Clingerman Indiana’s largest and most successful Team Affiliation. We have two locations, one in North Manchester Indiana and one in Fort Wayne Indiana.

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We are a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA Academy located in Kokomo, In. We offer advanced training in BJJ and MMA. Stop in and see if our family is for you!

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East Coast Martial Arts

We are a Progressive Martial Arts studio with traditional values. Our mission is to develop Character, Confidence and Leadership within each of our students. We develop these life skills through positive reinforcement and encourage each student to reach their full potential.

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Consecution BJJ

The Consecution Jiu-Jitsu Academy is delivering the highest level and quality of realistic Martial Arts instruction around. Founded in 2016 Consecution is highly regarded as the premier studio to train and develop your martial arts journey. We offer classes which include Gi and NoGi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for Kids and Adults, Shield Maidens which is our Ladies only class, Yoga for BJJ and Combat Jiu-Jitsu.

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Get Cut MMA

GetCutMMA is the premier MMA Academy; offering self-defense, Martial Arts, and competition training to all ages in Southeastern NM.