Welcome to Team Empire

Located in Rochester, we are one of Upstate New York's most successful Mixed Martial Arts Academies. Whether your goals are competing in combat sports, self-defense, or just fitness, the Empire Academy of Combat Sports & Fitness has something to offer you.

Our Programs


10th Planet Jiu Jitsu

Eddie Bravo's Rubber Guard

Bang Muay Thai

The UFC's Duane "Bang" Lugwig's Empire Academy Testimonial.