Brawl was established in 2008 by Clinton Vermaak. As a boxer who has attained knowledge over decades and a passion for the sport, Clinton opened Brawl, coaching many boxers for over a decade. In 2019 Brawl MMA opened in Ballarat. Brawl MMA is set up to offer more than brass knuckles and brutal force, our mission is growth, growth in confidence, growth in self-belief, because after all, ‘It’s all about who you become!”

Mission Statement

Brawl MMA/Bodyconnect is Ballarat’s newest mixed martial arts gym with a safe, inclusive, and supportive environment for all kids and adults. Structured in a system that involves numerous Martial Arts, from stand-up striking to midrange to groundwork combat, we offer Boxing, Muay Thai, Kick Boxing, MMA, Aikido, Judo, Self Defense, Fitness Circuit, and Kids Fitness. Fitness. Our teaching and growth are from experience, passion, and vision.