American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) is a world renown Mixed Martial Arts academy and was recently labeled as one of the top five MMA academies in the United States by Cage Magazine. American Kickboxing Academy offers top-level public instruction in Mixed-Martial Arts (MMA), Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, Wrestling and Judo for men, women and children. Each discipline is taught by world class instructors in our professional grade facility located in Sunnyvale, California. AKA has a wide range of class offerings, including Saturday classes, tailored to fit your schedule.
AKA has been an established MMA academy for over 20 years. We currently manage over 35 professional MMA fighters, including fighters like: UFC Light Heavy Weight Champion Daniel Cormier, UFC Middle Weight Champion Luke Rockhold, Former Heavy Weight Champion Cain Velasquez, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Noad Lahat and former Strikeforce Champion Josh Thomson.
"American Kickboxing Academy is one of the “top five Mixed Martial Arts gyms in the United States.” - MMA Cage Magazine
"American Kickboxing Academy is the number one training camp in the United States." - Tapout Magazine
MMA is the fastest growing sport in the world and AKA is a leader in our field. Our academy is known for its innovation and comprehensive curriculum. Our classes are designed for the beginner to the student who wishes to become a fighter. MMA is the ultimate in fitness, conditioning and it’s extremely fun.
We offer a variety of styles: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kickboxing, MMA, Wrestling and more! We have a schedule that’s certain to meet your needs, whether you are training in the morning or after work. If it’s your first time learning a martial art or have been doing it for years AKA has something to offer. We have world class instructors that have either competed or trained professional fighters and martial artists. Our instructors focus their classes around fitness and teaching the correct forms and techniques.
AKA also offers classes for kids and juniors. Martial arts is a great way to teach self discipline while learning a great art form. If you’re nearby, stop in and see us. We encourage people to come in and check out the facilities, ask questions and try out a class. Whether your goal is to get in shape, learn a new martial art or continue learning your martial art, AKA can accommodate you.
Our motto is: “You don’t have to be a fighter to train like a fighter.”