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Mike Corey Joins Evolution MMA Instructor Ranks

July 3rd, 2014

Schaumburg, Illinois (IL) - In what has been a busy start to the summer, Evolution MMA has added another big name to its growing list of instructors. Mike Corey will join recent addition Danny Morales as the newest instructor with professional MMA experience.

Mike Corey, a 13-3-1 professional MMA fighter, is a former Marine that most recently defeated Chris Tognoni at WSOF 9. Prior to going to the World Series of Fighting, Mike was a member of Bellator, IFL, and XFO. Of his last 8 fights, he has won 6 matches with one draw in between.

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The Machine Is Coming to Evolution MMA

June 23rd, 2014

Naperville, Illinois (IL) - Evolution MMA Naperville is proud to announce that it is adding former Hoosier Fight Club fighter and winner of Combate Americas Danny "the Machine" Morales.

Danny currently holds a professional MMA record of 4-0, with over half of his victories coming via TKO. Most recently, "the Machine" ws a participant of Mun 2's Combate Americas where he defeated JC Lamas to become the competitions first winner.

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CBS 2 Visits Evolution MMA Naperville

June 10th, 2014

Naperville, Illinois (IL) - Evolution MMA Naperville had a special Monday morning class as CBS 2 Chicago visited the facility for their Invite Vince Segment.

Vince Gerasole, a CBS 2 Chicago reporter, stopped by the Naperville facility to learn about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and to get first hand experience of what the sport really is. Vince spoke with Evolution MMA instructor and Brown Belt Ryan Haney, along with other members, about what it takes to participate in the sport of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and some of the benefits that come along with it.

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Evolution MMA Schaumburg is now accepting new student enrollments

July 31st, 2014
Schaumburg, Illinois (IL) - New students can jump into any of our programs (Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts, and Muay Thai Kickboxing) at any time with our open enrollment policy. Class instruction changes weekly and allows for new students to jump in at any time regardless of previous training or experience levels.

All classes follow a curriculum that builds off of the instruction from previous classes. However, the instruction is specifically designed to allow entry at any point by allowing the beginner to focus on basic techniques and moving to advanced technique when comfortable and ready.

With over 20 classes per week running mornings, evenings, and weekends the Schaumburg training gym provides plenty of opportunity to even the most hectic of schedules. Whether your goals are self defense, fitness, weight loss, or competition we can immediately accommodate you and help you on your path to success.

Do not wait any longer to begin working towards your training success. Contact us and get started today!

Evolution Mixed Martial Arts - Naperville is now accepting pre-enrollments!

January 11th, 2014
Naperville, Illinois (IL) - With the grand opening of our newest MMA training gym rapidly approaching, Evolution Mixed Martial Arts - Naperville is now accepting applications for enrollment. Our new location will feature over 4,000 square feet of dedicated training space with an accomplished professional coaching staff for our members in the western suburbs.

Contact us today and we will make sure you are setup to begin training at our grand opening!

Master Romero 'Jacare' Cavalcanti Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Seminar

November 3rd, 2013
Schaumburg, Illinois (IL) - Evolution Mixed Martial arts will proudly host a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu seminar on December 14th at our Schaumburg location featuring 7th Degree Red and Black Belt Romero 'Jacare' Cavalcanti.

Master 'Jacare' Cavalcanti is the founder and head of the legendary Alliance Jiu-Jitsu Team which has earned seven world team championships.  Saying Master Jacare is an elite level coach would be an extreme understatement.  Master Jacare has over 20 years of experience in coaching competitors at the highest levels of international competition.  His list of notable students is long and extensive with many stand-out well known names.

Because of his accomplishments as a coach in the combative arts, his reputation for outstanding technique and expertise attracted the attention of the Army Rangers and several law enforcement agencies who made him their head instructor.

The seminar is open to all Jiu-Jitsu practitioners regardless of skill level for school affiliation.  Do not miss out on this limited opportunity to learn and train from one of Jiu-Jitsu's living legends.
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