Absolute Collingwood Opens Monday, October 24!

Absolute MMA Collingwood is finally ready to open and the timetable is here!

MMA, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing and Wrestling all in our brand new, world-class facility!

You can check out the full timetable here: Absolute MMA Collingwood Timetable.

This timetable is just the beginning too! Look for things to grow very soon!

There have also been recent updates to the Melbourne CBD and South Yarra timetables so make sure you check those out too!

Grand Final Day Public Holiday

Due to the Grand Final public holiday there will be no classes at any Absolute location this Friday, September 30th.

South Yarra will be holding a BJJ open mat from 5PM to 7PM.

Collingwood (that’s 134 Cromwell Street in Collingwood if you have not yet been there) will have Muay Thai sparring from 10AM to 11.30AM and will also be hosting a special fundraising BJJ seminar with Abmar Barbosa from 10AM to 11AM before comp training runs from 11AM to 12.30PM.

There will be no open mats or open gyms in the CBD.

Classes will resume as normal on Saturday.

John Danaher Comes to Absolute MMA!

One of the greatest grappling coaches in the world today, John Danaher comes to Absolute MMA Collingwood to teach a no-gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu/submission grappling seminar!

John has truly arrived on the world stage in the past couple years with his students Garry Tonon and Eddie Cummings taking submission grappling and especially footlocks to new heights! John is also a very highly regarded coach of submission grappling for MMA, coaching the likes of Georges St-Pierre and Chris Weidman!

    Tickets have now sold out!

(As if two Rickson Gracie seminars wasn’t enough!)
John Danaher

Absolute MMA Collingwood Opening Soon!

We are very excited to announce that Absolute MMA is growing!

Our biggest facility yet is now under construction at 134 Cromwell Street in Collingwood and is scheduled to open in mid September!

Things have progressed quite a lot from the photo but it should give you an idea of the size we are working with! We have huge plans for the gym and we will reveal details as things get finished over the coming weeks.

To stay up to date, be sure to follow Absolute MMA Collingwood on Facebook.

Coach Gustavo Falciroli wins XFC Title!

Coach Gustavo Falciroli brings home yet another belt after finishing his opponent with a second round triangle choke at XFC Australia on Saturday night!

With this win Gustavo is is now the reigning Australian Fighting Championships Bantamweight Champion, Cage Fighting Championships Bantamweight Champion, XFC Bantamweight Champion and Bragging Rights Bantamweight Champion!

How many more titles does “The Scientist” need to win before the #1 Bantamweight in Australia is finally given his shot in the UFC?


Big BJJ Results at Home and Abroad!

We had BJJ athletes competing both home and abroad on the weekend with the 2016 National Australian Jiu Jitsu Championship in Melbourne and the ONE Championship Grappling Challenge in Macau!

Kim Cousins was the stand out athlete at the Nationals, winning double gold and coaches Livia Gluchowska and Craig Jones impressed overseas, winning second and third places (plus a fist full of cash!) respectively against some of the very best competitors in the world!

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Lukaz Gets Huge Win at Brace!

Absolute coach Lukaz “The Lycan” Catubig got the biggest win of his career on the weekend with a huge second round TKO win at BRACE live on UFC Fight Pass! Lukaz showed the heart and power we all know he is capable of to survive a tough start and then rally and come back with a huge TKO win. Can’t wait to see where Lukaz goes from here! With this win he certainly is in the title picture at Brace!