Club MMA opened in April of 2008 in a 3,000 square foot facility. Today, Club MMA has expanded to over 7,000 square feet offering various in house martial arts programs, fitness programs, kids after school programs and more.


Our main purpose has always been to teach quality martial arts with superior customer service but above all to change peoples lives! We believe that together we can make a stronger, better community. Martial Arts isn't just about punching, kicking or wrestling; it's about becoming a better person! Regardless of your background, all are welcome at Club MMA!

Meet our Team!

Meet our Team!

and Tour our Facility

Jeff Robison has lead the Club MMA staff as the Owner and Head Coach since 2008. Jeff started coaching full time in 2003 and has successfully coached students at the competitive level in Muay Thai Kickboxing, Tae Kwon Do, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA. Jeff has over 20 years experience in martial arts and has had the privilege to train in many gyms around the world. Jeff also spends time consulting for businesses, organizations and correctional facilities as well as other martial arts schools helping them increase sales, build programs and learn various styles of martial arts. Jeff is a very diverse martial artist; he is always seeking more knowledge, not just in the arts but also in leadership and communication skills to be a more effective coach.

• Tae Kwon Do

      - 6th Degree Black Belt

• Modern Arnis

      - Black Belt under Ken Smith

• Rister KALI

      - Black Belt under Jon Rister

Mr. Robison's Current Rank:

• Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

      - 1st deg. Black Belt under David Meyer / John Will

• Muay Thai

      - Black Sash / KRU under Master Toddy

• Judo

      - Brown Belt under Jon Webster

• Filipino Martial Arts

      - Black Belt / GURO under Rick Teeple / John Helton

Mr. Will Baker has trained at Club MMA since 2008. At the time, Will was still a child but coaches immediately knew there was something special about him. Coach Baker loves Martial Arts because it teaches people how to be strong on and off the mat. Developing better fighters isn't the goal, it's developing better people. Will is able to pursue his passion of developing our Teens as our lead Teen coach. His young age and passion for life enables him to connect and mentor them in a special way.


Current Rank:

• MMA House System - 1st Degree Black Belt

• BJJ -  Blue Belt

• Muay Thai - Black Sash


Fight Record

• 6-1 Amateur Kickboxing

• and lots of BJJ Medals, we quit counting...


Abbie Clark Robison

Office Manager

Mr. Josh Geers graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 2006, but it wasn’t until he began training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2008 that he found his true calling. A lifelong interest in Martial Arts kindled his desire to learn and it wasn’t until he began regularly training that he discovered his need to teach. Coach Geers joined Club MMA Staff full-time in 2009, coaching our Tikes, Junior Jabber, Muay Thai programs and After School Martial Arts programs. Josh shows his passion every class on the mat with his exciting fun-loving attitude. When he is not coaching he is training to continue to better himself and his students.


Current Rank:

• MMA House System - 3rd Degree Black Belt

• BJJ - Brown Belt

• Muay Thai - Black Sash

Mr. Nik Hoobler-Scherff a natural athlete and professional MMA fighter. He has been competing nearly all his life. Wrestling from an early age lit his competitive fire and his desire to physically challenge himself in the world of MMA. Once he began training in Muay Thai Kickboxing, he realized his destiny. He has been rigorously training and competing in Martial Arts ever since. Coach Hobbler joined Club MMA Staff full-time in 2011, coaching our Tikes, Junior Jabber, BJJ and Muay Thai programs.


Current Rank:

• MMA House System - 3rd Degree Black Belt

• BJJ - Black Belt

• Muay Thai - 2nd Degree Black Sash


Fight Record

• 7-1 Amateur MMA

• 1-0 Pro MMA

• 4-1 Muay Thai

• and lots of BJJ Medals, we quit counting...



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