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Welcome to 12 Gauge MMA an MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and Martial Arts facility based in Stockport, Manchester, and Cheshire. We teach using Boxing, Thai Boxing, Kickboxing, BJJ (Brazilian Jiu Jitsu), Wrestling, Submission Wrestling techniques and methods.


Boasting world class coaches in all disciplines that all have international competition experience and a life time of martial arts knowledge behind them. The head coach, Matt Thorpe, has 13 years mixed martial arts experience, 17 years martial arts experience and has competed professionally all over the world. Matt has coached hobbyists and amateurs right through to professional fighters.



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Martial arts are proven to build self confidence, help loose weight, improve fitness and provide practical self defense plus much more....


We pride ourselves on the quality of our programs and feel that these are what differentiate us from many other martial arts gyms. Our martial arts programs are developed with you in mind and we have something for everyone. Our head coach Matt Thorpe has been involved with MMA since its early introduction in the UK and Manchester, drawing from this knowledge he has created programs that are designed to help you progress through each stage gradually allowing you to achieve your goals!!


12 Gauge MMA strives to keep a friendly, helpful and positive atmosphere on our mats, we are very much a family gym. We are all here to help one another improve and this is encouraged from day one!



We have sessions suitable for all the family and in the following martial arts disciplines: MMA, Kickboxing, Wrestling, Submission Wrestling (no-gi), Kids Martial Arts, Fitness and Yoga. Whatever your goals large or small 12 Gauge MMA will help you achieve these.

What are you waiting for take advantage of our FREE TRIAL and get started on your martial arts journey today!!




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