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Simply call 503-230-7924 to start your journey!


SBG started in Portland nearly twenty two years ago.  What started as a small humble gym ran by head coach Matt Thornton has now grown into not only Portland’s premier martial arts academy, but also a world wide organization known as SBGi.


An Amazing Opportunity

If you live in the Portland area you have an opportunity available to only a hand full of people world wide.  You can train at the World Head Quarters of SBGi.  Portland is a hot bed for Mixed Martial Arts and Jiu Jitsu,  with SBG being at the root of all of it.  SBG had hosted the first MMA fights in the state of Oregon.  Launched the states largest grappling competition organization Sub league, was the first Academy in Oregon to put fighters into the UFC, and is the first and only academy in the entire North West to ever produce a IBJJF World Champion.

Take advantage of this by trying out 45 Day Free Trial! Experience the best training available, right here in Portland Oregon. Simply call us at 503-230-7924 schedule your free orientation, get a free uniform, and free private lesson so you can hand pick from our schedule of nearly 70 Classes a Week!

We have a simple mission-

Bringing the Benefits of Functional Martial Arts to EVERYONE.

Not Just Our Competitors

Not Just Our Athletes

Not Just Law Enforcement

SBG Functional Martial Arts For YOU!

Call 503-230-7924 To Start Training Today!

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