Learn the Worlds Oldest Sport and the Best Base for Mixed Martial Arts Right Here at our Scarborough Wrestling Gym. Wrestling is the World's original combat sport with nearly every nation having a unique and distinct style of wrestling.
Besides being one of the World's most practiced sports, it is extremely practical and has proven to be one of the best bases for successful Mixed Martial Artists. This is demonstrated insofar that 5 out of the top 7 UFC fighters have wrestling as their base style.
In MMA, wrestling is a game-changer
Wrestling’s clear importance in MMA has revitalized the sport in North America, with more new athletes competing on the Greco-Roman and freestyle divisions in Canada every year. As a matter of fact, many mixed martial artists utilize wrestling so they can expand and control the range of the fight they compete in.
Our Scarborough MMA and fitness academy offers the Greco-Roman and Freestlye style of wrestling, where we can help perfect your technique. This what makes us stand-out from other MMA clubs in Scarborough and beyond. One of the greatest assets we have at Toronto Top Team is Ainsely Robinson, a former Canadian Olympic wrestler and Bellator mixed martial artist. Ainsley works first-hand with the Toronto MMA students at our gym by helping coach, mentor and train many of Toronto's best wrestlers and mixed martial artists.
With the effectiveness of wrestling and its undeniable importance in MMA, there are many high schools and MMA gyms which are incorporating this important art into their MMA curriculum and classes. However, what distinguishes Toronto Top Team is the quality of our world-renowned coaches, the intensity of the sessions and the wrestling-centric approach we take at our training center in Scarborough.
Toronto Top Team program coordinator, Ainsley Robinson, holds the unique distinction of not only being a mixed martial artist and champion Greco-Roman wrestler, but he has competed at world class levels and represented Canada at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.
Our world-class coaches and our first-rate wrestling training will help you perfect the world's oldest sport. By joining our Scarborough MMA gym, you are gaining invaluable insights on (arguably) MMA's most important discipline, wrestling. Wrestling helps provide a pedigree and submission defense that will infinitely improve your overall grappling game. World-class wrestling coaches, who have trained provincial and national champions, grace our Scarborough MMA gym on a regular basis. With Ainsely, you can feel comfortable knowing that you are learning from one of Canada's best.
BOTH OLYMPIC WRESTLING, MIXED MARTIAL ARTS AND REAL WORLD SELF DEFENSE CAN BE TOUGH SPORTS SO DON’T JUST GO WHERE THE MATCH TAKES YOU .
TAKE CONTROL OF WHERE THE ACTION TAKES PLACE BY LEARNING HOW TO WRESTLE TODAY
MEET OUR INSTRUCTORS
Ainsley RobinsonHead MMA Trainer
Ainsley has 25+ years Martial Arts experience. He participated in 1996 Olympics and won Pan Am bronze medal as a wrestler. He is a freestyle & Greco-Roman wrestler who fought professionally in Bellator & King of the Cage. He has Black level in Muay Thai Chute Boxing system through Mauricio Veio Amado and Wanderlei Silva.
Igor MocaiberHead BJJ Trainer
Igor is the head Brazilian Jui Jitsu trainer. He is from Brazil and has a Black Belt under the tutelage of Wendell Alaxander Nova Uniao. He is a two-time World medalist who won provincials and Nationals in Brazil. He also won an Ontario Provincial in 2016 and placed 2nd in Toronto’s International Open in 2015.
David MillerHead Fitness Trainer
Born in 1972, David has always seeked to maintain a healthy lifestyle. He has worked as a certified personal trainer for 10 years. New Balance and the Running Room is where he gain his running experience while training other runners and successfully completed four grueling marathons. David will push you to your limits!
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