Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
Whether you are new to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu or an up and coming professional fighter, Midwest Training Center (MTC) has the facilities and trainers to help you succeed and take you to the next level.
Whether you want to learn Muay Thai for self-defense, fitness or as another fierce weapon in your fighting game, our coaches Tim Tokarz and Kyle McKelroy can help.
World Class Wrestling
A strong knowledge of wrestling is vital to a fighters performance in the ring. Join MTC and prepare to take your wrestling skills through the roof with world class wrestling coach Israel Martinez. If you haven't experienced Izzy Style Wrestling, you're in for a treat.
State of the Art Facilities
3,000 square feet of wrestling mats, 2 cages, 1 ring, professional training equipment, shower access and ample parking are just a few of the reasons you'll be excited to train at MTC.
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Looking for his first win will be Greyson Plate. He looks to bounce back after losing his amateur debut back in August of last year. Grey is an exciting fighter with skills in all areas of mma, look for him to be impressive at the Rumble on the River!
Kevin Switalla will be fighting for the last time as an amateur as he has put together wins in his last 4 fights! Look for Kevin to continue his winning ways on his way to his pro debut later this summer.
The always exciting and crowd favorite Sam "the Russian concussion" Horowitz will also look to take his record to a prefect 3-0 after starting out his career with 2 exciting wins finishing both via submission!
Newly acquired talent Josh Estrada will make his cage debut with his new MTC team. Although Josh is no stranger to the cage As he has put together 5 wins as an amateur he will look to make his record a prefect 6-0 in what will also be his last amateur contest. Josh is a powerhouse and will look to display that in his fight in Rockford on April 21st.
Looking to get himself back on track that night will be Pat Hastings. After dropping a contest back in August he has been hard at work in the gym getting his skills and his mind prepared to once again do battle and get back on the horse in the winners circle. Look for the always exciting Hastings to do just that!
Making his amateur debut will be Angel Cabral. We are very excited about Angel as he has been hard at work building his skills and his career will reflect that starting with this fight, there will certainly be a "Rumble on the River" when Angel steps in the cage!
And last but certainly not least will be Fallon Fox. Fallon is red hot right now as she will look to end her amateur career as quickly as she has been ending her opponents hopes at a win. She has finished both girls within the first round and we see no reason in her training to think she will do anything less that night. Fallon is on a quick path to something very big, come watch her fight and you will know why people are talking big things from this little lady!
5 MTC fighters look to expand upon their win streak
at XFO 435 MTC fighters have been busy training for their next big fight night on Friday April 13th at Copernicus theater in Chicago.
Making there highly anticipated Pro debuts will be Damian Norris (who has put together some very impressive wins lately going 5-0 in his last 5 amateur fights as well as finishing several of those fights via submission.) And Andre Feliciano who comes off of a flawless amateur career going 6-0 and capping it off with an XFO amateur belt back in December!
Also looking to get back in the cage is Ramy Daoud who returns after a couple years away from competition. Ramy last fight ended via first round submission and he looks to keep things going with another equally exciting performance April 13th!
Also in Action will be 2 of the 3 in our Polish wrecking crew! Andrew Krzeptowski and Rafal Skabinski. Rafal will look to put back to back wins together after an exciting win at CCC in October! Andrew looks to bounce back from a loss in his debut also at the same CCC event.
Come out to support these fighters and catch some exciting action at XFO 43 April 13th!