Junior Classes

Junior Team triumphs at GoodFight

Great job to the Junior Team for their effort and hard work at the GoodFight JiuJitsu Tournamnet. It was our first tournament competing as a team and our guys really put on a great show. We took home one 1st place, two 2nd place medals and a 3rd place. This is just the start of many great things from our team so watch out world, here comes the MPR Junior Team!

JUNIOR BLUE STRIPE PROMOTIONS

FOR PARENTS AND JUNIORS:

Saturday March 3rd at 10am we’ll be holding our first Junior Promotion Testing day. All of the hard work in the Junior program will pay off as our kids receive their Blue Stripe Tshirts and Progress as martial artists.

Testing is $30 which will need to be paid in advance in order to test.

As we move closer to the testing date please have your kids here training as often as possible. In order to move on the the Blue Stripe Juniors will have to know and be able to demonstrate these techniques and exercises.. NO EXCEPTIONS.

1. Your child will be tested on the 4 main punches; Jab, Cross, Hook and Uppercut and their corresponding numbers.

2. In addition to punching your child should be able to demonstrate basic kicks such as the Front Kick, Push Kick and the Thai Round Kick.

3. Students need to know all the positions of BJJ which are guard, half guard, side control, mount, back mount and north south and show each move & transition through each position smoothly.

4. Students need to show 2 escapes while being mounted and 2 guard passes.

5. Students must know a double leg takedown.

6. Each Junior must be able to do 10 pushups, 10 situps, 10 squats correctly.

Juniors will need appropriate safety equipment to spar in the Striking Classes. As Blue Stripes we will start to incorporate contact drilling and sparring. Your child will not be able to participate in these activities without the proper gear. Kids will need:
Boxing Gloves
Mouthpiece
Headgear
Shin-guards

Equipment can be ordered online at www.titlemma.com and some items will be available for purchase here at MPR.

Also Junior pants and tshirts are available for sale. $20 each

Please make sure your kid comes to train in uniform…..

MPR Endurance Opens Its Doors in Fairless Hills

STORY by the LEVITTOWN PATCH

MPR Endurance opened its doors at 225 Lincoln Hwy. in Fairless Hills this week and hopes to tackle fitness issues head-on.

By Saliqa Khan

 Right in the thick of a calorie-filled holiday season and with the New Year right around the corner a new, but different, training facility hopes to tackle a slue of foreseeable “weight loss” resolutions. 

“Wanna lose weight and get in shape? Want to learn how to defend yourself? Want your kids to learn self defense?” MPR Endurance owner Erik Purcell asks. “We are the first and only gym in Bucks County where you can do all of this under one roof.”

MPR Endurance opened its doors at 225 Lincoln Hwy. in Fairless Hills this week with the intent to tackle fitness issues head-on.

“We are a 4,000-square-foot facility with a 90-foot sprint track. We have MMA mats, a cage and full-gym training facility like weights and machines. We also have heavy bags and other unique pieces of training equipment like battle ropes and tractor tires,” Purcell said.

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