Welcome to AKA
The American Kickboxing Academy is the PREMIER place to train in Mixed Martial Arts in the San Jose/Bay Area and consistently rated in the TOP 5 Training Centers in the WORLD.
AKA provides world class instruction in Boxing, Kickboxing, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts and Wrestling. AKA HQ offers instructional classes for kids starting at age 4, as well as adults. Our 27,000 sq ft, AKA HQ facility offers fitness training and conditioning classes as well as a full gym with free weights, state of the art cardio equipment, and an outdoor lap pool. We are not your standard gym. If you are looking for the BEST place to train, you found us!
AKA is a FAMILY GYM and we pride ourselves on the family friendly atmosphere. AKA has been family owned and operated since 1985. We are celebrating 30 years strong in MMA!
Come in and take a FREE DAY of training and experience AKA for yourself. We look forward to adding you to our family!
Daniel Cormier says he is focused on the present. | Photo: Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com While Daniel Cormier is one week away from making his first light heavyweight title defense against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192, the shadow of suspended former champion Jon Jones continues to loom large. Jones will enter a plea on Tuesday in… Read more »
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SAN JOSE, Calif.It’s good to be the champ. In fact, Daniel Cormier can tell you that it’s actually great. But even after winning the UFC light heavyweight title in May, Cormier remains pretty much the same guy. He drives a fuel-efficient Prius. He still lives in the same house in the decidedly un-hip city… Read more »