The Clubs History

Local lad and former MMA fighter since 2007 – Brenden Flanagan – decided to bring his love of MMA to his home town of Bracknell.

Opening up in April of 2013 as BODYZONE COMBAT before relaunching in January of 2014 with a new team and under the new banner “The Bat Cave MMA Gym”.

“TEAM BATCAVE” – as it’s now known – is Bracknell’s flagship gym for all your mixed martial-arts needs. Our local coaches have all competed in their chosen disciplines, offering a more personal approach to the session.

Affiliated with the world famous Carlson Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team, you’ll be training along side our talented grappling students. Under the supervision of our 3rd degree black belt Andre Pimenta

If striking is your preference, then our experienced ABA licensed Boxing and Muay Thai coaches, along with our talented striking students will help you develop and even compete one day if you desire.

We have a variety of students who train for various reasons – whether it’s for fitness, social or with competitive goals in mind, we can guide you in the right direction. The rest is up to you.

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