Welcome to MASH GYM

‘MMA’ means Mixed Martial Arts!

26575 W. 8 Mile Rd located in Redford, Michigan; we border Farmington Hills, Southfield and Livonia.

MASH GYM the largest Michigan MMA training center with the best instructors in Michigan.

Call and join now.

1-888-4-MASH-GYM or 313-387-5801


Go to CONTACT US/GET STARTED button above.

MASH GYM is now a NAGA Accredited School
For the beginner to the advanced. Train for fun or to compete.



PhotobucketThe photo on the above shows a recent class taught by Don Richard, Pro Fighter, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Judo Black Belt.

What sets us apart from other Detroit area MMA gyms is that we have the best instructors and certified Jiu-Jitsu & Muay Thai classes from world renowned accredited schools. Train and be taught by Don RichardPro Fighter and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Judo Black Belt, Matee Jedeepitak a Champion Muay Thai Fighter from Thailand, Todd Allee, Pro Fighter, certified personal trainer and expert wrestlers, boxers and martial artists.


Our facility is also the best and biggest Mixed Martial Arts school around, measuring over 10,000 sq.ft.. We have a full size cage, boxing ring, 3,000 sq.ft. of new weight lifting & cardio equipment, 2,300 sq.ft. of college-style wrestling mats, a dry sauna, large men’s & women’s locker rooms with showers, a full juice bar with protein shakes and much more.

A perfect student for us is a person who is interested in and wants to learn or be exposed to martial arts and who strives for the fitness aspect that comes along with this training.  Many of our members are professionals (lawyers, sales, finance, etc) over the age of twenty-nine, so don’t think this is just for ‘fighter-types’ in their twenties.


MASH GYM is more than just a mixed martial arts training facility in Michigan that provides classes for men, women and children of all ages and skill levels. We feature certified personal training, cardio kick boxing, yoga, Pilates, intense fat loss programs, weight training and more.

The Mixed Martial Arts (MMA Training) programs include: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, wrestling, boxing, cardio kick boxing, kids programs, and more. Classes included both group instruction and private one-on-one instruction. We are the ultimate in Michigan mixed martial arts. (MMA Michigan, Michigan MMA which includes Michigan BJJ or Michgian Brazilian jiu jitsu)


Our Jiu-Jitsu: We train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and are accredited by the Caique Jiu Jitsu Academy headed by world-renown 7th degree Black Belt Master Carlos Caique Elias. Mash Gym is an affilate of the Caique Jiu Jitsu Academy. Master Caique is o­ne the Black Belts from the old time Gracie Academy in Brazil, when Helio Gracie and his sons were all together in the same academy.  It has been said that for many years Carlos was one of, if not the best student.

Fighters: We can bring along guys and gals that want to fight MMA.  When you are ready we can line up amateur fights and possibly seek a professional career.

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Mash Gym and Their Ultimate Fighter’s

April 26, 2011

Hey folks, As most of you know that follow us on Mash Gym’s fan page on Facebook, there are some huge things happening that separates us from everybody else! First, former student, Assistant Instructor and Personal MMA Trainer Myles “Fury” Jury earned a spot on the “Spike’ hit show “The Ultimate Fighter”!  Myles trained at […]

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA Training In Redford, Michigan

December 2, 2010

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA Training The effectiveness of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) has been very well documented. From high-octane mixed martial arts competitions to the unforgiving city streets, this fighting system has been shown to be an effective antidote against larger, stronger opponents. Misuyio Esai Maeda, the revered judoka expert, brought this unique fighting art to […]

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