Spero’s Martial Arts Academy in Plaistow, New Hampshire, is the only THROWDOWN recommended training facility in Northern New England! We offer classes for all ages and skill levels from beginner to advanced. Our Pitbull Fight Team is for those students who wish to test their skills in Mixed Martial Arts competition. In depth, detailed, technique training, as well as heavy conditioning and mental preparation all go into effect when training for competition. In addition to this, a healthy diet, and adequate rest is necessary in order to complement your training regiment.
Being a fighter is a lot tougher than it looks! But it’s not the fight that makes it tough. It’s all the days of preparation leading to that one moment. Fighters are expected to train at least 4-5 days a week, especially when a date is set for competition. The conditioning is hard. The workload is harder.
Our instructors will be with you every step of the way. We will push you past your limits. If you think you have what it takes, come visit the Academy. Our philosophy is simple, 1. Provide a fun, friendly, clean environment. 2. Incorporate the best equipment and training techniques available 3. Make it affordable for everyone. Come and visit our BRAND NEW facility and see the difference for yourself.
Head Instructor Dave Spero has been involved in Martial Arts for over 17 years. First enrolling in Karate at age 15, Dave progressed to Jeet Kun Do, and then Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Dave is currently a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a Brown Belt in Mixed Martial Arts under Roger Woo. Dave has also has competed in several Mixed Martial Arts competitions as well as multiple medals in local grappling tournaments.