GRAND OPENING SET FOR THE RENAISSANCE ACADEMY OF MARTIAL ARTS IN HISTORIC DOWNTOWN BUILDING
The Grand Opening of RAM will be held on Saturday, March 6, at 10 a.m. Specials, discounts and freebies include:
· WEC fighter Mackens Semerizer hosts a free MMA seminar onsite
· Free Self-Defense clinics offered throughout the day
· A kid's Kick-a-Thon to raise support for St. Jude (winner receives a Nintendo Wii.)
· 10% off new sign-ups
· Waived new member fee
· 50% off all gear
The circa 1907 building at 1209 Commerce St. has gone through a complete makeover and is now home to RAM's 6,000 square foot martial arts training school for kids, adults and a number of Central Virginia's amateur MMA fighters.
"The downtown location offers even more opportunities for the whole family to get involved in the mixed martial arts," RAM owner, Jamie Ridgeway, said.
This new location offers:
· Kid's Karate and Lil' Dragons
· Women's classes, including Kettlebell training with RKC certified instructor, Jill Stroud
· Thai Kickboxing
· Gracie Jui Jitsu
· Krav Maga
· Self-Protection training
· A sauna for MMA fighters
· Lounge area with flat screen TVs
· Pro shop with MMA gear for sale
All media is invited for a tour and interviews at this new downtown business.