About Clarion MMA

Clarion MMA is a Martial Arts Academy located in Clarion, Pennsylvania.  The goal of Clarion MMA is to unite those of us in the Clarion area looking to further our fitness or martial arts education with some of the most knowledgeable trainers in the area.  We are currently looking for new members.  With over 20 classes each week our schedule is sure to have something you are looking for.  Whether you are interested in competing in Mixed Martial Arts, Karate or Brazilian Jiu Jitsu tournaments or are just looking for a great workout, we can help.  We offer a variety of martial arts and fitness classes.  Regardless of your age or skill level we are sure to have something for you!

Remember, everybody’s first class is FREE!



One time class – $7 per class

1 class per week – $25/month

2 classes a week – $35/month

Unlimited classes- only $45 per month

Class Descriptions:

Kid-Jitsu  (ages 5 – 12)- Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and self defense tailored for youth.  We

teach takedowns, throws, grappling and submissions, but there is no punching or kicking

taught in this class.


Brazilian Jiu Jitsu  (BJJ) – BJJ is a form of submission grappling.  There are two types,

with and without a gi (uniform).  In  both types we train to engage an opponent, take them

down to the floor and move into a position where we are able to force them to submit, or

“tap out”.


Kickboxing – A martial art from that uses punches, kicks, knees

and elbows while standing or clinched with an opponent.  Kickboxing classes are perfect

whether you just want an aerobic workout or if you want to learn how to be a competitive



Taijutsu (7 and up) – Shin Go Ju Ryu Tai Jutsu is a martial art that employs unarmed

combat that includes throws and strikes, as well as sword techniques, stick and staff

techniques, throwing weapons, stealth and more.  Taijutsu classes are perfect for those

who are looking for the discipline, respect and honor of the traditional martial arts.


Karate  (ages 8 and Up) –  Punches, kicks, and self defense techniques taught in a

traditional martial arts style.  This form of karate, Shotokan Karate, is divided into

three parts: kihon (basics), kata (forms or patterns of moves), and kumite (sparring).


Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) – To be an MMA fighter you need to do more than learn how

to strike and how to grapple, you need to know how to combine the different arts

effectively.  In a regular Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class you won’t necessarily learn how to submit

someone that is punching you, or learn how to stand up from grappling because they

aren’t standard skills in BJJ.  In a kickboxing class you won’t learn how to kick or punch

with the thought that your opponent may try to take you down to the ground, that’s not

part of kickboxing.  MMA classes are for students that want to learn how to combine the

different arts and become a well-rounded fighter.   Our MMA 101 class requires no

experience or prior knowledge.


Judo  – is a martial art and combat sport where the goal is to throw, trip or otherwise take

your opponent to the ground and then immobilize or submit them.  We teach a variety of

throws and take downs as well as the proper ways to fall and land when being taken down.
Private Classes – Privates give you a chance to work on what you need work on.  This could

be overall fitness, a particular martial art, a certain technique or preparing for an upcoming event.

These are subject to instructor availability and cost $25 per hour, 6 for $100.

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Adult and Youth Seminars – October 28th & 29th 2017


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Sponsorship Opportunities

We have an assortment of sponsorship opportunities to match your advertising budget.

Athlete Sponsorship – If you choose to sponsor a particular athlete or event we will screen print your logo on their competition clothing.  We guarantee they will wear the clothing during the event, and often they continue to wear their sponsor gear during future classes and around town.  This type of sponsorship directly benefits the athlete you support.

Facebook – We post the results of our events in our facebook group as well as on local websites.  You can choose a tagline, such as, “*Your Business* is a proud sponsor of Clarion MMA” that we will add to our articles.

Video advertisement – Our videos are shared via youtube and facebook.  They are also on a loop in our waiting room at Clarion MMA.   These videos do not expire, they play for years; please keep this in mind if you are considering offering a special deal as part of your ad.

$50 – Package A:  Logo placement at the end of our next highlight video.

$200 – Package B:  Logo placement at the end of all Clarion MMA videos for one year.  Sponsor mentions in all facebook articles for one year.

$300 – Athlete Sponsorship: Package B plus Competition Clothing Screen Printing.

$500 – Package C:  Logo placement at the start of all Clarion MMA videos for one year.  Sponsor mentions in all articles for one year.

$500 – Seminar/Event Sponsor:  Logo placement on all videos related to the event, Logo placement on all advertising materials (print and online) for the event, your sponsorship will be mentioned in all press releases relating to the event and your logo will be prominently printed on t-shirts for event participants.

Custom sponsorship opportunities are also available for anyone that would like to become a bigger part of what Clarion MMA has to offer.

For more details or to start your sponsorship today please contact Leo via text, email, or phone:

814.221.0806      leo@clarionmma.com

Here is an example of one of our highlight videos.  As you can imagine, we promote this video to advertise what we do at Clarion MMA, however, there is also the bonus that every person in the video also shares it on their personal social media for their friends and family.  This is an opportunity to get your name out there without it seeming like an advertisement.


Clarion MMA
15726 Route 322
Clarion, PA 16214
P : (814) 221-0806
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Our regular instructors (click on the name for more information):

Leo LeFay – Clarion MMA Organizer, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kidjitsu, Army Combatives, MMA 101

Hillary LeFay – Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Lead Instructor of our Womens Programs

John Miller – Karate, Tai Chi, and youth Judo instructor

Tim Quaill – Judo Instructor

Sensei Eric – Taijutsu instructor

Mike LeFay – Assistant instructor

Haven LeFay – Youth instructor

Corey Swartz – Assistant instructor