We are proud to announce the release of the e-book "The Science of Submission: A Principle Based Approach to Brazilian Jiu-jitsu" by Smash Gyms Head BJJ instructor Michael Jen! This unique, one-of-a-kind book discusses the application of biomechanics, physics, and postural alignment principles to turbo charging your understanding of grappling. Enhance your training, progress faster, and decrease your chances of injury by arming yourself with the knowledge revealed in this amazing e-book!
For more information and to order, go to www.scienceofsubmission.com now!
Thanks to Smasher Romanjeet S Nahal for making this highlight video of Sam Spengler's MMA fights! Sam has a title fight scheduled in February!
Sam Spengler is one of the most liked and respected members of the wrestling and martial arts community. Sam has successfully competed in Mixed Martial Arts, Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, and Kickboxing. Because of his experience and the example that he sets for everyone around him, he is co-captain of the Smash Fight Team.
Aside from being a great athlete Sam is also one of the most popular teachers at Quimby Oak Junior High School. As Quimby's Head Wrestling Coach he has lead many young athletes to championships and had earned a school record with countless team titles.
Coach Spengler is also a Kickboxing and MMA Coach at Smash San Jose. He is known as one of our most popular class instructors. His classes are always fun and packed!
Sam "The Ram" Spengler is a hero to many people in the East San Jose and Evergreen community! Thanks for all you do Sam!
Proud of our kids! Congrats to the coaches, parents and athletes!
California has a long and proud wrestling tradition. California's High School State Championship tournament is widely accepted as the toughest State tournament in the country. There is only one champion crowned for the entire state at each weight class. Jacob Palomino was the first freshman ever to win a California High School State Wrestling title. The prodigal son of the family of wrestlers that has earned more state championships than any other family, Jacob was a wrestling legend that made history.
Today, he credits the support of his family and team mates for that success. "I was working out in a wrestling room with older champion high school wrestlers when I was only in the 6th grade. In a room that tough no one was a star because they were all amazing wrestlers. These guys were some of the best wrestlers in the state. I saw the struggle, hard work and technique that made them what they were." Through the guidance of his coaches, his entire family, and older teammates he assembled a virtually unstoppable arsenal of technique that helped him secure his place in wrestling history.
Jacob's mental toughness, technical abilities, and kindness have become legend in Bay Area Wrestling. He also happens to be one of the nicest and most caring coaches an athlete can ask for. Jacob's dedication and world class coaching have helped build the Smash Gyms wrestling program into one of the most popular wrestling programs in San Jose.
In the last few years Jacob has become one of the most sought after wrestling coaches in California. Jacob teaches classes at Smash Gyms San Jose on Monday and Wednesday evening at 6:30pm. He also has a full schedule of private lessons. Young wrestlers drive from all over California for a chance to train with one of the best wrestlers and coaches ever. Jacob also host Bay Area Wrestling Open Mats on Sunday at Smash Gyms San Jose.
Smash Gyms members are privileged to have such a humble champion as our Wrestling Coach!
-4X California Stae Finalist
-3x California State Champion
- 2011 US Open BJJ Champion
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James Terry is fighting at BELLATOR MMA's DYNAMITE show coming up Sept. 19th at the SAP Center! Get your tickets on ticketmaster.com! Please use the coupon code "INTENSITY" at checkout!
We'll have food and drinks for the bbq. This is also a pot luck, so feel free to bring any dishes, snacks, or drinks to share!
All are welcomed! Bring your family or friends. It's always a great time!
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What a Great Seminar! Cung Le's seminar at Smash San Jose was a huge success! The participants loved the unique and effective combinations and attention to detail that Cung Le presented. Can't wait to do it again! Look for us on Cung Le's New online training at Cungle.tv !
In addition to our amazing classes, Smash Gyms offers top notch Personal Training! We are now offering packages at discounted rates for the New Year! Six Private Sessions for only $35 each! Whether it's Personal Training for Fitness or Private Lessons for Kickboxing, Grappling, Wrestling, MMA or Judo. Many people that want to accelerate their progression chose personal training to help them get fit faster. Nothing beats getting personal attention from our trainers. We offer personal training for all levels and disciplines. Men and women trainers available!
Try your first 6 sessions for only $35 each!!! Email us at email@example.com or ask at the front desk for more details! Sessions available at both our San Jose and Sunnyvale locations!