Its January 16th, you have fell off the wagon already. You quit the $10 a month gym, you’re not running anymore because it hurts, and you’re back to eating like a dumpster and you can’t even blame holiday left overs right? We get it.
Here are the 5 of the best reasons to train at Rogue this New Year
It’s more fun than going to the gym
Meet cool new people
Want to hear something crazy?At this time (January 16, 2020) we only have 4 active fighters in our gym!!!
Most of our members are just like you. They are in their 30s or 40s (a few in their 50s) Married with kids, good job with annoying coworkers and clients, a desire to get back in shape, while having fun, and getting that community and camaraderie back they had in high school.
Training is more fun than going to the gym
Let’s face it. Many of you guys have done this before (I know I have). New Year, New Me sales at the local gym, or the $10s a month place right?
This year is gonna be different!
January 1st comes around, you’re embarrassing yourself using the machines wrong, you feel like the meatheads are staring and laughing, but you push through!
January 2nd comes around you reluctantly go in for more confusion, embarrassment, and with less motivation because you’re bored already.
14th rolls around, you’re sore, burnt out, bored to death and you’re never going back.
That doesn’t happen with BJJ and Muay Thai. Every Class, every drill, every day is different. We have coaches and other members who WANT to be there, and they want YOU to be there.
Training helps you meet cool new people.
Remember those people we talked about helping you? Those were strangers before you came to class. You have officially met new people. YAAA!!!! The best part is, they are from all walks of life. You will have ER doctors, training with cops, training with recovering addicts, training with single moms, training with construction workers, and everything in between.
No more being forced to talk to Karen in the cubicle next to you, or Kyle flexing with this monster jersey on. And, no, we have no “Kyles” in the gym. They only pretend to be tough and only punch drywall, they don’t really train lol
You get to interact with real humans with similar interests and goals. The best part is, we want you to succeed more than you do! Plus there are a lot of hours outside of the gym you can hang out. We have a great group of women who hang out outside of the gym, and well as guys getting together.
Training is excellent stress relief.
Being forced to talk to Karen all day at work, then going home and dealing with Kyle driving like a lunatic in his jacked up, “overcompensation” truck, just to sit in the living room watching the news (which is all bad) and having no outlet for stress from Karen, Kyle, the bills you have to pay, making dinner, cleaning the house, oh and getting gum out of little Johnny’s hair.
Well guess what?!?
At Rogue, you can punch and kick things and that’s ok.
You can try and strangle your training partner and we get excited when you do! (Well, as long as you let them go when they tap haha)
Martial arts is an amazing stress reliever. We have challenging, fun workouts whether it’s day one or you’re looking to be a world champion, great people to talk to, and it’s an amazing escape from the 9-5, white picket fence. 2.5 kids and 401k life.
For 2 hours a week, you get to be a badass!
Training Boosts Confidence.
You are no longer the meek, pushover at work.
You’re not worried about the hobo asking for change.
You’re not embarrassed to put the bikini on or take your shirt off at the beach.
You are the confident person you want to be.
It’s true. When you workout, learn amazing martial arts skills that you know work in real life, and a few of those holiday pounds have been punched, kicked and choked into submission, you carry yourself different. People will notice the difference in just a few weeks. After a few months, people won’t recognize the new, improved, leaner, confident person you have become.
Training is a great workout.
This is a no brainer. Look at the guys and gals in the cage. They are lean, mean (actually I’ve met a bunch. Most are really nice! haha) and in the best shape ever! Why?
They train. A lot! But that is their job, but you can definitely reach similar results in 2 hours a week and as you get in better shape, lose more weight, and realize how amazing the community and environment is, you can make it to one more of our 30+ classes a week whether you’re a beginner, or ready to step into the cage.
We want this year to be the beginning of not the new you, but the REAL you. The in shape, strong, confident bad ass you know you are, and deserve to be. If you’re interested in being that person for you family, your kids, and yourself, hit us up for a free quick start class and we will see you in the gym soon.
Explore our world-class training systems, incredible instructors, and learn about opportunities for children!
At Rogue Combat Club, we work hard to go above and beyond for every person who walks through our doors. And you could be next!
Hear from our members:
Just past the VA Hospital, this place is welcoming to people of all walks of life.nnThe environment is clean, safe, and nuturing. The staff are committed to their students, their craft, and each other.nnThe studio is surprisingly mobility friendly, although people in motorized wheelchairs would find it difficult to navigate beyond the front area.nnI am most impressed by the genuine and friendly connection the staff has with everyone, including each other.nnIt is refreshing to see a complete lack.
At first I was taken back by all of the text messages. I know now my coach even sent me a video. But a thought in the back of my mind told me only people that care about you contact you a lot. Only a person that cares about your health would send a video. So I Google the address and went without a text. My coach greated me with a smile. The feeling went you walk in the door is welcoming. You just want to come in and stay a while. I scheduled my orientation. When I arrived for my orientation I sa.
I stumbled into Rogue Combat Club and had some previous experience, but the sole focus on nogi has significantly leveled up my grappling game. Great instruction with a variety of styles and tough rolls. Plus, they make a bomb recovery protein shake that rotates monthly. What else could you want?.
Initially, I went in with some anxiety. I'm not in great shape, nor do I have any experience with martial arts. However, everyone at Rogue, instructors and students alike, have all been incredibly friendly and welcoming.nnThe atmosphere is lively and fun, and the gym is clean and looks great.nnI'm very happy with becoming a member at Rogue..
I have only been a member at Rogue for about 2 weeks and I have to say it has already been such a great experience. Everyone I've met has been super supportive, patient and kind. I feel more confident and am buzzing with endorphins when I leave. 10/10 recommend coming in and seeing for yourself what this gym can do for you!.