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Hills & Mitts SBG Gym Social at Piedmont Park

We're going to meet at Piedmont Park to work hard and burn a lot of calories...and then head to Park Tavern so we can add them right back 🤣 Join us on Sunday, June 5th, for Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's very first gym social. We'll cancel our Sunday Open Mat and instead meet at Piedmont […]
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Jennifer Lorenzo is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Fitness Athlete of the Month for May of 2022

Between walking to and from the gym 5 days per week, and losing 20 pounds in her first two months at SBG Atlanta, Jennifer is an inspiration to us all. At 15 years old, Jennifer is a high school student in the Atlanta area. In the Spring of 2022, she found herself looking for a […]
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Henry Akins Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta

It's our most in-demand Jiu Jitsu seminar EVER!! Henry Akins is one of the most acclaimed Jiu Jitsu practitioners and competitors on the planet, known primarily for being only the third American to be awarded a black belt under the legendary Rickson Gracie. A martial arts practitioner for nearly 30 years, Henry's Jiu Jitsu seminars and […]
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Werner Velasquez is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Martial Arts Student of the Month for May 2022

After training at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta for the past 8 years, Werner recently decided to compete in his first sanctioned Muay Thai fight. Werner is one of Straight Blast Gym's longest-tenured Muay Thai students, joining our Buford location way back in February of 2014. Werner was in search of a new activity that he […]
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Wyatt Lee is Straight Blast Gym Atlanta's Kids Martial Arts Student of the Month for May 2022

When it came time for the Kids Jiu Jitsu coaches at Straight Blast Gym Atlanta to select a student to be our very first Kid of the Month, the choice was easy. In the fall of 2021, Tom Lee enrolled himself and his son, Wyatt, at Straight Blast Gym's newest location in Atlanta. The new […]
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