Carlsbad's Best Muay Thai Kickboxing, Boxing, and Mixed Martial Arts Academy is the oldest Academy in the Area, Est. 2009!
Gracie Carlsbad and Faction Martial Arts bring you the BEST kickboxing academy in North County San Diego. With instructors of combined experience of over 80 years, we bring you the best Muay Thai, Boxing, Kickboxing, and Mixed Martial Arts training in Carlsbad and the surrounding area’s including Oceanside, Encinitas, Vista, San Marcos, and Escondido.
As Carlsbad’s Oldest Muay Thai Kickboxing and Fitness gym Gracie Carlsbad and Faction MMA is less than a 5 minute walk from the beach. In a Area that cater’s to fitness, there is a YMCA, Karate Dojo, Crossfit, Climbing gym, kids playground gym, Swim School, and Physical Therapy all in one Parking lot. Faction Muay Thai and MMA offer a wide variety of classes in Self Defense, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Boxing, Kids Muay Thai and Kickboxing, Womens Kickboxing and Muay Thai, Fitness, Competition, and Jiu Jitsu.
Faction MMA and Muay Thai Academy was founded by Nick Stefan, a life long Martial Artist, Family man, Father, and Entrepreneur. Read Bio Here!
Faction is a group of people who share the same Ideology. the name fits the place, as we all see the academy is a fun friendly learning environment to promote the Best Muay Thai Kickboxing and Boxing practitioner’s in the Nation.
Faction has a “unique” vibe that the other locals gyms just cant seem to find. We focus Heavily on Technique and Philosophy, with intense cardio vascular training to everyone can reach their goals, wether it be a mom, or a competitor!
Our Muay Thai, Boxing, and Striking classes are structured for advanced to beginner practitioner’s. We start out with a nice functional warm up, we then will get into some drilling, followed by some pad and bag work. This will help you develop strong technique and a great cardiovascular system for fighting. Come a train like a fighter in a family friendly environment, no ego, just great people ready to get you where you need to be in your everyday life, whether for health or competition you found the right place.