RIPTIDE MMA is Now Offering Wrestling! The Riptide Wrestling Club
RIPTIDE MMA owner John Juarez is bringing in one of the nation’s top coaches in, Keith Massey. Coach Massey has an extensive background in coaching at the kid, high school and senior levels. His former kids club won the Iowa state championship three times while being runner up twice (all in eight years). As a high school coach in Iowa, Coach Massey’s teams won back to back state individual and dual titles all while setting 6 Iowa State High School records. Coach Massey has coached 5 Olympic Team Trial wrestlers and two world team members.
As MMA has grown in popularity it has become evident that wrestling is one of the best foundations. Former MMA icon, wrestler and MMA club owner from Davenport, IA Pat Miletich says, “wrestling is so physical and so aggressive it is the best breeding ground for Mixed Martial Arts”.

Where: Riptide MMA 36 Persimmons St. Suite 303, Bluffton, SC
When: Starting Sunday November 3rd and every Monday and Wednesday. There will be a monthly schedule at the first practice. We will offer Beginner and Advanced classes.
Times: Beginner Classes – Sundays 2pm – 3pm and Wednesdays 7:30pm – 8:30pm
Advanced Classes – Sundays 3pm – 4:30 pm and Mondays 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Cost: $125 per month or $300 for three (3) months.
Coach Massey will also provide personal training sessions. Each session is one hour in length and is by appointment only. Personal training cost is $35 per session or $125 per month.

Contact: Keith Massey – 402-203-1610 or wrestlingtechniquesbykmassey@gmail.com
John Juarez – 843- 422-6641 or riptidemma@yahoo.com

A Message from John Juarez…

On behalf of the Riptide Team, I would like to welcome you to the Riptide Mixed Martial Arts Center and information site for some of the worlds most advanced instruction in Self Defense and Mixed Martial Arts Training.

Whether this is your first time in a mixed martial arts gym or you’re a returning veteran to the cage we welcome you to the association. It is my constant and unending desire to provide and produce unparalleled training in a combination of boxing, wrestling, and martial arts.

The trainers and staff at Riptide Mixed Martial Arts Center are committed to you. Monitoring your needs and investing in the quality of your training, based on your personal goal. Classes and personal training are offered in the disciplines of Jiu jitsu, Muay Thai kick boxing, Self Defense and MMA. All ages and abilities are welcomed.

As you commit to test your endurance and dedication in one of the most challenging disciplines of your life, please know that you do so with the unending support and extensive knowledge base of those that have gone before you at Riptide.

The Team’s dedication and drive to compete Armature & Pro levels has been fortified by the generous contributions of many businesses and individuals toward travel and training. Should your business wish to be associated with the best in the Cage please don’t hesitate to contact us for further information on building a mutually beneficial relationship.

We encourage you to stop in and meet us.
Set a goal, commit, never waiver, and believe it can be done!