Located just outside of Des Moines 10th Planet Altoona is home to jiu-jitsu legend Eddie Bravos growing system.
We are not your traditional Martial Arts School, our instructors have taken unique techniques/ drills/ ideas/ theories and more from our years of experience training all over the world. We teach open mindedness, we believe in WHAT WORKS. With our combined knowledge we have come up with ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE AND EFFECTIVE MARTIAL ARTS PROGRAMS IMAGINABLE. Don't believe me come try out a class. You have nothing to lose, but oh so much to gain! See you there!
No-Gi Fundamentals Jiu-Jitsu: For beginners & kids (ages 6 & up)
No-Gi 'Intermediate/Advanced' Jiu-Jitsu: Must have at least 1 full year of Jiu-Jitsu.
Muay Thai Kickboxing: Ages 6 and up
Youth Jiu-Jitsu: Ages 6 to 12
*If the above schedule doesn't work well for your current skill level, please let us know so we can make arrangements for you to attend a different class.
NO-GI Jiu-Jitsu & MMA instructor- Damion Shehan
Damion Shehan is a Professional Mixed Martial Artist out of Des Moines, Iowa with a record of 3-0 with all wins coming by way of 1st round stoppage. Damion has been a No-GI Jiu-Jitsu practioner for the past decade along with having 12 years of wrestling experience. He has several years of coaching at all levels, everything from coaching youth to helping fighters prepare for UFC and Bellator fights. Locally he is well known for his Jiu-Jitsu abilities and fast fight finishes. Of roughly 20 fights total Amatuer and Professional he has finished the vast majority of his fights in the first round via submission.