If you are looking to train in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai Kickboxing or MMA look no further. You have found the BEST training center in Arizona. Arthur Ruff’s RuffHouse Training Center in Mesa is considered throughout the Midwest as the premier place to train in Arizona. Others may offer hype, but we provide results! Arthur is part of Team Carlson Gracie, BJJ Revolution and is a top competitor.
With the explosion in popularity of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai and Mixed Martial Arts events like the UFC almost every martial arts school is trying to capitalize. Don’t be fooled by unqualified schools trying to offer “grappling” “submission fighting” or “mixed martial arts.” Arthur has been training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu all his life with some of the world’s best. In addition, he backs up what he teaches by competing in some of the toughest events in the World.
Head Instructor Arthur Ruff is originally from Brazil, has been training in the martial arts since he was five years old, starting with the art of Judo. He trained in Judo for over ten years under Oswaldo Simoes, the first Brazilian to receive a gold medal at the Judo World University Championships. During that time Arthur won numerous competitions that include the Brazilian National and State Judo Championships for the Jr. division.
Your time is valuable and you work hard for your money: If you or your children want to learn the most effective martial arts in the world you need to be training at the RuffHouse Training Center. You don’t want to waste your time and money learning stuff that doesn’t work do you? Of course not. Arthur Ruff’s teaching style allows students to learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu faster than any other instructor in the area. His students, at all levels, are constantly winning both state and national competitions.
Students get a great workout as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and Muay Thai uses the entire body. Men, Women and children will benefit from training in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu (GJJ) and Muay Thai. No matter what your reason, fitness, self defense or just to meet new friends. No matter if your interest is in fitness, self-defense, or just to have a great time, you’ll love our Mixed Martial Arts program. As we have developed our students’ abilities, we would like to do the same for you. We believe that martial arts presents a holistic approach to the development and building of moral character, grounded ethics, sportsmanship, and fair play. These intangibles, along with the ability to defend oneself, are immeasurable and beneficial to all individuals.