COVID-19 Update from Versus Fitness

NEWS: RE-Opening Date hopefully draws near. Versus Fitness has been closed since March 17th when the Stay at Home order was given. During that time, we made the switch to techniques, drills, and exercises all based online. We have used FB Live, Zoom, videos posted weekly in our Private FB group and most of all have developed Versus Online Video library available right here on the website.

We made all this available with No Charge.

We have come to understand that some gyms continued charging members for this time off, but here at Versus, we felt that would likely hurt more than help our members. Membership dues have been suspended for the months of April and May. All prepaid members will be c...

Versus Kids Jiu Jitsu Team Places 3rd out of 115 Academies

Versus Kids Martial Arts in Montebello | 3rd Place out of 115 Academies in Southern California


Versus Kids Dream Team places 3rd out of 115 Acadamies
We couldn't be more proud of the Versus Kids for all their hard work in preparation for the Dream Jiu Jitsu State Championships. All the kids put on a exceptional show of skill, hard work and heart.
Out of 115 Academies, Versus Fitness placed 3rd overall. 800 competitors showed up for the 1st State Championship this last Sunday September 30th.
Versus Kids brought a team of 38 kids and had 81 matches for the day. The whole team contributed to this effort and we couldn't be happier with the outcome.
If you are looking for an After-school program or a...

Letter to a Concerned Parent | Kids Martial Arts in Montebello

Let me first off congratulate the whole Versus team for all their hard work. It takes all of us. From the Parents supporting, learning maybe even participating, to coaches who dedicate their time, effort, knowledge and experience. It takes Respectful Training partners to work with. It’s the whole village.

“Rome wasn’t built in a day”


First tournament win!

And I’m not speaking of the gym or the team. I’m talking about the individual. More specifically, the 5 year old child, the 7 year old goofball, the quiet reserved 10 year old or the ever changing attitude of the Teenager.

They all come in at different stages and we get to work with what they have. Improving...

Black belt Isaac Doederlein Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar


Isaac Doederlein Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar Versus Fitness Montebello

Versus Fitness Welcomes Back Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black belt Isaac Doederlein

We welcome back Cobrinha Black belt Isaac Doederlein for an great opportunity to learn from one of the best competitors in the world! He is very technical and great at conveying information for everyone to learn from. We had and awesome time on the black mats at Isaac's last seminar and we look forward to hosting him once again in our Brand new facility.

Don't miss out on this chance to learn from one of the most technical, exciting Brazilian Jiu Jitsu fighters in the world.

This will be a Gi Seminar on Saturday, January 14th 2017 at 1pm at Versus F...

Happy New Year | Re-Opening Week Schedule

Schedule for this Upcoming Week


Versus Fitness 2017- New Year, New Gym, Same Great Training and Vibe

Happy New Year! The time has come. We are Excited to welcome everyone into our New larger space we'll call home. Versus Fitness has expanded our mat space, added a full-size ring, more striking equipment, more seating area and you just have to see the rest for yourself.

For anyone looking to get started, please contact us at 562-743-2866 and ask about our $59 2 Week Trial + Uniform/Gear Comes with Unlimited Training in both Muay Thai Kickboxing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Our schedule is modified for this first week of January. Here it is below:

Monday Closed NO CLASS

Tuesday BJJ 10:30am (NO MUAY THA...


I hope everyone is enjoying the Holiday season. We appreciate your patience as we get our New facility up and running. We are still working and putting some finishing touches together but we can't wait to show off the amazing new space we have.

Our Re-Opening Date is Tuesday January 3rd


Versus Fitness 2017

Here is the Class Schedule for Tuesday January 3rd

Morning Brazilian Jiu Jitsu 10:30am-12:30pm (NO Muay Thai just yet)

Kids Adv Combination - 4:30pm

AVK -5:30

BJJ Beginning Fundamentals-6:30pm

BJJ 201 Intermediate-7:30pm

No Evening Muay Thai. Our First Muay Thai Class will be Wednesday January 4th at 6:30pm with Coach Ondre

Any Questions? Please Call/Text 562-743-2866

Schedule UPDATE: Last Days at the Original Versus

We Will Be Moving Friday December 23rd

Our Last Classes at the Original Versus Fitness location will be this Thursday night with Coach Mike and Coach Roland! Stop by and get your last training sessions and say your farewells to the walls we called home.

We will be Closed Friday, Saturday(Christmas Eve), Sunday(Christmas Day) for Regular scheduled classes.

Please stay tuned for more information on a possible Christmas Eve Open mat and next week's schedule To-Be-Announced.

Regular scheduled classes for Wednesday and Thursday!

(New Location will offer larger mat area, boxing ring, punching bags and much much more)

Have a Merry Christmas and we will see you soon.


New Location is Located within the Mon...

Return of the Versus Kids-Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Montebello

The day after the tournament and my newsfeed is filled with pictures, posts, videos from yesterday’s event. There are a lot of memories being shared by proud parents and friends of the largest team we have ever assembled for a tournament and with this particular event being the largest it has ever been.

Back in Oct 2013, I was asked to referee at one of the first Kid’s Dream events. The Versus Kids were still new at the time and had not yet begun preparing for competition. I got an understanding of what it was like to be on the other side of the coaches and crowd. One reason you won’t find me being too rough on the refereeing. It’s a tough job with an experience and le...

Martial Arts Teach Kids How to Set Goals

I remember being too shy as a kid to go out in front of people. My parents wanted to sign me up for sports teams in soccer and baseball but it wasn't until my younger brother went out there that I gave it a try. My earliest memories were that I had fun playing soccer but not so much baseball. At minimum I enjoyed the nachos at the concession stand. They hand-cut and deep fried their own chips and they were delicious. It just wasn't my sport. I tried out and because I could run fast on the bases and I could throw relatively straight, I made it to Minor A. I didn't belong there to say the least. I was uncomfortable and awkward.


Although in soccer, I enjoyed playing and practicing. It came natur...

Happy to Announce our Expansion | Versus Fitness & Martial Arts

I made a Post early 2013 with a picture of an empty room. It was a blank canvas to me and sometimes when I don't know what to draw or paint, well, I just start by putting up colors I like, then lines, then ideas start to form and we go from there. We make mistakes, we make adjustments. We add more color, we erase and take color away.

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