If you’re tired of the same old stuff at the gym and want a fun and challenging work out that includes some stress relief and self defense- or if you love boxing and mixed martial arts and are looking for some serious training with professional fighters, LA Boxing in Abilene, Texas, is your gym! We are located in the Shops of Abilene on Catclaw. Look for us in the corner shop down from stores like Petsmart. LA Boxing is excited to be a part of the Abilene community! We offer instruction in Yoga, MMA, Boxing and Kickboxing.
Brandon Farran is LA Boxing Abilene’s Master Trainer, with six years experience boxing, three years of Muay Thai, and a Blue Belt Jiu Jitsu. With a professional fight record of 4-4, Brandon has fought for King of the Cage, XFC, IXFA, Powerhouse Fighting Championships and SWC.
Assistant Trainer Chris Conklin is a former Abilene Christian University football player and a black belt in American Kickboxing and Tae Kwon Do. He now trains under Brandon studying Muay Thai, Jiu Jitsu, Judo, and Boxing. Chris has a professional fighting record of 2-0 and has fought for Southwest Fight League and IXFA.
Owners Chris and Mari Cockerell are happy to bring LA Boxing to Abilene! Open since April of 2008, they’ve truly enjoyed seeing the gym grow and become part of the Abilene community. Both MMA fans, Chris and Mari encourage folks of all skill levels to come out, try a class, and experience one of the best work-outs!