Combat Submission Wrestling
We offer the areas only full time no-gi submission wrestling class for people interested in learning the submissions, chokes, locks and positions of submission wrestling! If you are interested in learning submission grappling and not striking or Gi Jiu-Jitsu, CPAMMA is the only gym in the area offering such a program! CPAMMA is also the only gym in Central PA who is a certified affiliate school of Erik Paulson’s Combat Submission Wrestling.
Based off of Shoot Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and other grappling arts, this class will be taught by MMA and Grappling veteran; Mike Fusco. Mike has an impressive MMA record of 7-2 and has been fighting in MMA, Muay Thai, Shooto and NHB events since the late 90’s. The majority of his wins are by submission in the first round! Mike was awarded Level II coach certification from MMA legend; Erik Paulson in March of 2005. Mike has been training in Combat Submission Wrestling since the late 90’s. He is also a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu which makes him one of the most knowledgeable and most sought after grappling instructors in the State College / Penn State area. Mike is known as the pioneer of MMA fighting and Submission Wrestling in Central PA as he was the first MMA fighter out of our area. Mike is a long time training partner of Khun Khru Ryan Gruhn and responsible for helping train and corner Mr. Gruhn’s fights. Submission Wrestling will be held on Tuesday & Thursday @ 8PM!