About Fighting Arts Academy CT in West Haven, CT

Nick Newell is a shining example for children everywhere. Born with only one hand, he has achieved incredible success in the world of Mixed Martial Arts, becoming Connecticut's only World Champion and boasting a record of 13 wins and 1 defeat. He is currently signed with World Series Of Fighting, and his fights can be seen on NBC and NBC Sports Network. Nick doesn't just use his success to benefit himself, however. He travels the country, inspiring children with similar challenges by overcoming adversity and demonstrating that anything is possible. He is a true inspiration and a living example of how determination and hard work can pay off.

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What kind of kids we support

  • Coed
  • Kids


  • Handicap accessible
  • Playground
  • Gym
  • Fitness Facilities

Programs at Fighting Arts Academy CT in West Haven, CT

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Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts fighting combines the best of all fighting philosophies in order to develop what works best. MMA takes the successful & effective techniques from different martial arts all over the world: Muay Thai/Kickboxing, Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, etc., & combines them to develop a style of fighting or self-defense that effectively suits you.

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

BJJ (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu) is about efficiency. The premise of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is that a smaller, weaker person can defeat a stronger and larger opponent. It’s about learning how to use your body in the best possible way through leverage and proper technique. BJJ emphasizes ground fighting techniques and submission holds involving joint locks and choke holds.

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Fitness Kickboxing

If you are looking to get in the best shape of your life while having a blast, then come have an experience of a lifetime challenging yourself to our Kickboxing Fitness classes.

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Location and contact information

16 Hamilton St, West Haven, CT, 06516