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James Krause

About Glory MMA & Fitness Northland in Kansas City, MO

Meet James Krause

Owner and Chief Instructor at
Glory MMA & Fitness Northland in Kansas City
Black Belt

About Us

At Glory MMA & Fitness we take great pride in the success of our students and work to improve their lives through martial arts.

Find your forever fit fam! We are a family bound together by a desire to be better and to build you up. Stop by and feel the love and passion we guarantee will fuel every workout at Glory MMA & Fitness.

Kid friendly fitness? You bet!
Age specific classes in mixed martial arts and Brazilian jiu-jitsu set your little ones up for success. Our top notch instructors guarantee your family will be treated with the care and respect you deserve. Plus, it’s tons of FUN!

We dare you to train better. Join one of the most accomplished and successful martial arts training facilities in the world motivated to bringing out the best in YOU! Whether you’re training in mixed martial arts, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Muay Thai, or our own revolutionary cardio kickboxing program, Gloryfit.

Glory MMA & Fitness is not just a gym. We train you to be goal reaching super-stars whether you are into fitness for the health of it or want to train as a future athlete ready to compete at the highest level of the sport such as UFC, Bellator, The Ultimate Fighter and WEC competitions.

We can’t wait to train side by side and show you all the fun you’ve been missing out on! Read about our head instructor below, then get ready leave your couch in the dust.

James Krause, Owner & Head Instructor

Top ranked UFC Lightweight. Fighting out of Glory MMA & Fitness in Chevron’s Summit, MO, Coach Krause is the proud owner and head instructor of this successful and talent filled mixed martial arts school.

After a successful amateur career boasting 2 national titles, Coach Krause took to the professional ranks amassing an incredible record – highlighted by both a “Submission of the Night” and “Fight of the Night” awards in his UFC debut. An honor reserved to very few.

Known for his exciting and unrelenting style of competing, Coach Krause has a deep love for the sport, evident in his passionate work with both kids and adults classes at the Glory facility. A Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt himself, Coach Krause uses his experience and knowledge to coach numerous students to achieve amateur and professional success.

Coach Krause’s desire is to help those with the goal of improving their lives through martial arts and fitness by providing a fun, safe and quality learning environment.

How To Get Started

Come join our Kansas City, MO Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kids Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai, Fitness Kickboxing, Birthday Parties. Choose a program that most interests you and have the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at 816-997-9670 if you have any further questions. Glory MMA & Fitness Northland hopes to speak with you soon!

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