Mixed Martial Arts

This is the program you’ve been looking for to take your combat sports training to a higher level. Mixed Martial Arts (commonly referred to as “MMA”) is a sport (popularized by the UFC), in which two competitors attempt to defeat each other by utilizing a wide variety of techniques, including striking and grappling. Victory is the premier academy for the sport in Colorado Springs.


Victory has garnered a respected reputation for success, winning many Championships. We are proud to pass that same knowledge down to our ultimate members. This program blends the key elements of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, Muay Thai, Boxing and Conditioning. The instructors for this class are actual Professional MMA Veterans, who have an abundance of knowledge and experience in the sport. Don’t be fooled by the imitation programs out there! Victory has built a solid reputation for developing fighters into World Champions and sending them to premier MMA shows such as UFC, Ultimate Fighter, Bellator, Legacy, MFC, PFC, Sparta Combat League, among others. Learn MMA from the pros. Start your Trial Week Today for just $20 #HardworkDedication


Classes are taught by professional boxer Carlos Ibarra aka Mr. Hustle. Read More On Carlos
Known as “The Sweet Science”, our boxing program is our most popular program at the Academy. It is taught 3 times a day for all levels. Mr. Hustle enjoys taking an individual that has no experience from amateur to professional fighter. Boxing will improve both your offensive and defensive punching skills through a series of drills. No black eyes or broken noses here! Learn the proper way to incorporate the heavy bag, shadow box, and focus mitt training to progress in our smart approach to boxing. Our spacious academy boasts plenty of room to work out. Hustle Hard Academy has been host to top Professional and Olympic fighters such as; WBO and WBC World Champion, Former Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion and Rizin Heavyweight Gran Prix Champion King Mo Lawal, Top UFC Welterweight Contender Jorge Masvidal, Undefeated Professional MMA Fighter Kyle Stewart, Multi National, Worlds, and Pan Am Amateur Champion Cam F. Awesome and more. Come learn from a true Champ! Start your Trial Week Today for just $20 #HardworkDedication

Muay Thai Kickboxing

Muay Thai is a devastating striking art that blends techniques such as; kicks, knees, elbows, punches, and clinch work. Muay Thai (also known as Thai Boxing) is a fighting art that originated in Thailand (formerly Siam) 2000 years ago. Often called the “Toughest ring sport in the world” it is known for its powerful techniques of punching (boxing), elbows, knees, and kicks. The Muay Thai practitioner must have superior speed and conditioning through hard training.

Our kickboxing classes are perfect for any student new to martial arts training or have previous training! Students will concentrate on offensive and defensive development, that will help properly prepare them for sparring, competition, and/or self-defense. This class will provide students with the tools they need for the ring, even though they may never compete, and the conditioning of a fighter! This is NOT a cardio kickboxing class. This is a real deal kickboxing class that will develop your skills, along with all the physical and cardio benefits this class offers. Additional protective equipment (shin guards, mouth piece, cup, head gear, and knee pads) will be needed.

Classes will include shadowboxing, footwork skills, pad work, heavy bag training, and various partner drills to improve timing and reflexes. Traditionally, fighters all over the world seek Muay Thai to improve their effectiveness, and give themselves the edge in the ring. Here at Victory, this class is known for its awesome fitness and conditioning, as well as martial technique and strategy. Victory Kickboxing is the perfect striking class that provides the student with the tools they need for the ring, even though you may never fight! Prepare to sweat and burn some serious calories, while you get lean and mean in this kickboxing class! Great for beginners to advanced students to learn proper kickboxing techniques. Start your Trial Week Today for just $20 #HardworkDedication

Submission Grappling

Submission grappling is like Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, in that a lot of the same positions, submissions, and techniques are used and developed. The program combines elements from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Folkstyle Wrestling, Freestyle Wrestling, Judo and Sambo. One major difference is there is no kimono or gi used during the training. Students will wear rash guards with grappling shorts or board shorts designed not to tear during the training. Submission grappling is sometimes referred to as: submission wrestling, sport grappling or No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu. This is a great addition to our Boxing or MMA programs. Start your Trial Week Today for just $20 #HardworkDedication


Our motivated team of instructors delivers a total body workout giving you maximum results! Every day we prepare a Workout of the Day for all members that are 14 years and up to do. The Workout is not mandatory but it is highly recommended. We have Instructors that can give you hands-on instructions on all the exercises of the workout and if needed we can progress or regress the workout so it can fit your personal goals. This program compliments our martial art program. Our goal is to produce the most well trained and conditioned athletes. We also offer one on one private training session packages, contacts us for more info. Start your Trial Week Today for just $20 #HardworkDedication