Raftery And Umarov To Appear On The Clash MMA, March 21


Combat Fitness/SBG Idaho will place two more athletes on The Clash MMA, March 21 in Logan, UT.

Brendon Raftery (3-1) will look to get back in the win column when he takes on Anthony Miller (1-1) in a professional bantamweight bout. On the amateur undercard, Elmar Umarov will be making a second straight appearance at The Clash, squaring off with Dalton Holverson (2-2) at lightweight.

Check out http://www.theclashmma.com/ for more details.

Noon BJJ Extended To 2 Hour Class


For those of you wanting extra training time, go ahead and celebrate, noon BJJ class has been extended to 2 hours!!!

The extra hour will be used for increased drilling, troubleshooting and live training. Please spread the word and we look forward to seeing everyone’s smiling face for an additional hour everyday!

Front Street Fights 4 To Feature Arteaga Family


The fourth edition of Front Street Fights will feature Combat Fitness/SBG Idaho athletes and brother/sister combo Freddy and Veta Arteaga. The show will take place on Friday, February 20, at CenturyLink Arena in downtown Boise, ID.

Freddy (4-3) will be making his long awaited return following a hand injury when he takes on Weston Barnes at flyweight in the evening’s second professional fight. His younger sister Veta (3-1) will look to continue her winning ways when she takes on Angela Pink in an amateur bantamweight bout.

Several other CF/SBG Idaho athletes will be appearing on the show as well. We will update this list when their bouts are finalized.

For more information, please go to http://centurylinkarenaboise.com/events/front-street-fights-4-presented-bodybuilding-com/. If you are interested in purchasing tickets, contact either Freddy or Veta through social media or email info@combatfitness.com.

Fordyce & Hernandez To Appear on Steelfist, Feb 6


Combat Fitness/SBG Idaho athletes Chuck Fordyce and Stephanie Hernandez will make their long awaited returns to the cage at Steelfist Fight Night XXXI: War Zone. The event will take place Friday, February 6 at the Rail Events Center in Salt Lake City, UT.

In the co-main event, Fordyce (5-5) will take on Jordan Chandler in a professional featherweight bout, while earlier in the night Hernandez (0-1) will battle Mallory Rogers in an amateur strawweight contest.

For more information, check out http://steelfistfight.com/.

Jorgensen To Compete In Grapple At The Garden


Combat Fitness/SBG Idaho athlete, Scott Jorgensen will take part in Grapple at the Garden, live on PPV, Sunday, December 21 at Madison Square Garden. Jorgensen will compete as part of Team Renzo Gracie, as he takes on Bellator bantamweight champion, Joe Warren, in a freestyle wrestling match. This is a huge honor and we are extremely proud of Scott’s selection as a particpant.

This event marks a return to his roots for Jorgensen, as he was a decorated amateur wrestler before making the transition to mixed martial arts. Scott was a 2-time high school state champion and 3-time PAC-10 conference champion for Boise State University.

Grapple at the Garden is an exciting and innovative wrestling event, featuring competition in folkstyle and international styles (freestyle and Greco-Roman) of wrestling. These events will feature athletes at the youth, high school, collegiate and international levels, as well as a handful of well known mixed martial artists.

For more information on Grapple at the Garden, visit http://www.thegarden.com/grapple.