Our Martial Arts Academy is a proud affiliate of Team James Clingerman and each school has a strong alliance within our community and team.
ALL Team James Clingerman Affiliate academies are available to ALL Team JC members. That means, if you are a member one of the affiliate academies, all the other affiliate academies are available to you as well!
The Indiana Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy (IBJJA) has a proud history of the highest level of Martial Arts instruction in Indiana. IBJJA was founded in 2000 is the first full-time Martial Arts Academy to offer Day and Evening classes. This includes Judo, Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts. The IBJJA students often compete in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and Submission Grappling.
Fishers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing Academy is the premier Jiu-Jitsu and Boxing Academy in Hamilton County. Fishers is a full time and professionally staffed Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, and Mixed Martial Arts Academy.
They offer classes six days/week and members can train as often as possible in Fishers, Noblesville or Carmel. Fishers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is located thirty minutes north of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Avon Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu aims to offer the highest quality facilities and instruction. Avon coaches have over 20 years experience in training individuals to be their best. The unique facility at Avon offers both martial arts and professional level strength and conditioning. Coach Justin Curtis is a two stripe Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Professor James Clingerman. He has competed and won at the national and international level in both Gi and No Gi grappling. He holds instructorships in several martial arts including Bruce Lee’s Jeet Kune Do, Kali, and Hapkido.
Vortex Martial Arts Gym is Bloomington Indiana’s premier Martial Arts Academy. Vortex offers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, MMA Striking and Thai Kickboxing. Vortex is helmed by Mick Williams, a Purple Belt under James Clingerman. Mick is also an Associate Instructor in Filipino Martial Arts and Jun Fan Gung Fu, under Bruce Lee Protege, Dan Inosanto. He received a Representative Certification, under Erik Paulson, in Combat Submission Wrestling. Mick also holds Black Belts in Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido and Modern Arnis. During Mick’s 20 plus years of martial arts experience he has also become well versed in Thai Boxing, Pentjak Silat, submission wrestling, and Jeet Kune Do.