Escobar Training Grounds
972 Tallac Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Monday & Wednesday 4:30pm – 8:00pm Tuesday & Thursday 9:30am-10:30am & 4:30pm – 8:00pm Friday 5:30pm-7:00pm Saturday 9:30am-12:00pm
Created by Cory and Dori Escobar, Escobar Training Grounds is a family-run gym in South Lake Tahoe that specializes in youth and adult Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) training. Passionate about the instruction of self-defense and competitive combat, Escobar Training Grounds offers a safe, controlled environment for you or your kids to learn how to protect yourself/themselves. Located in the center of South Lake Tahoe at 972 Tallac Ave., this MMA gym is a great place to work out, earn a sweat, and blow off some steam.
Escobar Training Grounds is a unique MMA gym in that they have a strong emphasis on youth classes as well as adult. In fact, Escobar’s runs its’ adult classes simultaneously with the youth sessions, meaning it’s perfect for parents who want to go train, but also want their children to be active.
The youth classes mostly center around the instruction of Karate; the young students at Escobar’s follow the traditional Karate progression and work towards their black belts. In addition to the ladder of Karate, the youth instruction at Escobar’s also emphasizes ‘stranger-danger’ scenarios as well as anti-bullying techniques. For a worried parent who wants to see more confidence and assertiveness in their child’s disposition, these classes are ideal.
For the adults, a full array of instruction is offered—from total amateur to preparing to compete in the UFC. Whether it's Karate, kickboxing, or Brazillian Jiu Jitsu, Escobar Training Grounds can get you started, or challenge you as your skills mature...