MMA, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Russian Sambo


Fightworx Academy is more than just a gym. It is a team...a family...a way of life. It doesn't matter whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned Professional, everyone is welcome at Fightworx We teach Brazillian Jiu Jitsu, MMA, Muay Thai, Russian Sambo and Submission Wrestling

Whatever your reasons for wanting to learn martial arts (self-defence, competition and sport, fitness, confidence building, self-esteem, fun, co-ordination) you will learn in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere under fully qualified & certified instructors. We are the premier club in South West licensed to learn from.

Your Classes
We have a full timetable available with Evening and Daytime classes throughout the week, with membership packages from as little as £30 per month. Check them out on the 'Classes' tab!


Your Instructors
We have 4 highly experienced instructors covering all our classes. View our instructors page to find out more about them.

Latest News

  • 2016 TIMETABLE
    January 8, 2016

    NEW TIMETABLE FOR 2016! We have a brand new BOXING class starting from Tuesday 12th January. 7:30pm-9:00pm. If ‘martial arts’ aren’t what you are looking for, why not try a bit of the sweet science? For those of you that always wanted to try a martial art we also have ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS classes starting from […]

  • New Beginner’s Courses
    January 5, 2016

    Are you looking to get healthier and fitter this year, but don’t want to join a gym? You may have thought about a martial art, but thought you are too unfit, too old, or that it’s too hard, or you don’t have any experience, or you feel self conscious? Well, what about a Combat Sport […]

  • New FITNESS Classes
    May 26, 2015

    We don’t just offer martial arts classes. We also offer fitness classes, so you don’t have to be a fighter to be as fit as a fighter… The classes are available for all levels of ability and fitness, and we have ladies only classes. Ladies Thai-Fit (Thai Boxing for a great all body workout) – […]

  • Fightworx Academy NOW OPEN
    April 20, 2015

    FIGHTWORX ACADEMY TAUNTON Full time Martial Arts Academy NOW OPEN in Taunton Unit 12A County Walk Shopping Centre, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3TZ Somerset Jiu Jitsu is now FIGHTWORX ACADEMY. We now offer a full-time Mixed Martial Arts Gym in Taunton Somerset teaching Brazillian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Russian Sambo and Submission Wrestling. […]

  • Royal Marines 350 Challenge
    September 26, 2014

    I’m proud to say that Somerset Jiu Jitsu Alliance have been supporting the Royal Marines Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association in their 350 hour challenge. The Royal Marines give far more to support you and your freedom than a little bit of your money or even time. The RMBJJA was formed in Nov 2013 and already […]