Opening in 2012 Fightzone London has fast become an east London fighting institution. No matter your level Fightzone London is for everyone, a fun, friendly atmosphere where you can get fit and improve your skills.

More than 50 classes per week in 8 different disciplines Taught by some of the best coaches in the business.

Fightzone is one of the most well known and respected martial arts academies in Brazil. Founded by 9 times world Jiu Jitsu champion Ricardo Vieira, in the mid 2000′s. His inspiration brought to you by Marco Canha (a life long student of Ricardo’s and Checkmat’s first black belt) and James Roach.

Exceptional training experience

Welcoming environment

World class coaching 

Boxing Classes

We offer boxing classes for beginners to experienced students with a fantastic boxing coach. As a competitor Marlon represented Great Britain and was an ABA champion and has developed in to an amazing coach. For more details regarding our boxing classes or our coach Marlon please check the classes or the coaches section.

Muay Thai, Thai Boxing Classes

We offer you the chance to train under one of the top Thai boxers in the country and current MTG Grand Prix World Champion, a fighter with an extraordinary professional Muay Thai and K1 record and an inspiring and energetic coach . For more details, please check our classes page or Jose Varela’s page on the instructors section.

Jiu Jitsu Affiliation to Checkmat BJJ Academy

Being a direct descendant of the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu lineage of Ricardo Vieira, the Fightzone London gym is also naturally associated with the renowned Checkmat BJJ team. Checkmat Jiu Jitsu is one of the most well established Brazilian Jiu Jitsu teams in the world, with affiliates in Brazil, USA, United Kingdom and even China. The team was founded in 2008 by two Vieira brothers, Leonardo Vieira, also known as “Leozinho” a 2 times ADCC Champion and a former Jiu Jitsu black belt world champion, and Ricardo Vieira, also a multiple time world champion. The work they have done in their respective country has developed many world champions, Pan American Champions and European Champions, now, utilizing the same successful methodology, this London chapter is now following that success with one of the strongest competition teams in the country.

MMA Classes

We offer MMA classes to people of all levels. MMA classes are tought by Stuart Austin (current heavy weight champion of BAMMA and Belator veteran) and Steve O’Keefe (Cage Warriors veteran) and focus on both the sport and self defence aspect. Classes are friendly but intense with an emphasis of technique. For more information visit the MMA page.