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Jake Skelly

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Jake Skelly is the Owner and Head Coach at Hands Up Studios at 333 Preston Ave in Voorhees, NJ. He is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu purple belt under Rick Macauley and Brad Daddis and studied English Literature at Temple University.

From The Coach’s Corner: The Real Battle is Between The Ears – Phase 1 Health/Lifestyle MMA News Opinion 

From The Coach’s Corner: The Real Battle is Between The Ears – Phase 1

From The Coach’s Corner: The Real Battle is Between The Ears Coaching any sport is a truly difficult job. You’re expected to be an Encyclopedia, a Dictionary and a Thesaurus for hungry and competitive minds. You need to be the first one at practice and also the one who locks the door at the end of the night. Every day... Read More
From The Coach’s Corner: This Is Your Brain On MMA Health/Lifestyle MMA News 

From The Coach’s Corner: This Is Your Brain On MMA

From The Coach’s Corner: This Is Your Brain On MMA After I finished teaching classes the other night I was sitting in my girlfriend’s bedroom as we each told each other about our day. She is a Middle School English teacher at a school in Delaware where she instructs special needs children. I own a small Mixed Martial Arts studio... Read More
Dreaming of title – Kaheem Murray looks to end 2016 with another victory MMA News Opinion 

Dreaming of title – Kaheem Murray looks to end 2016 with another victory

Dreaming of title – Kaheem Murray looks to end 2016 with another victory As we wrap up the 2016 calendar year many of us in the mixed martial arts industry are congratulating ourselves on another successful year. With only five days to go until Christmas morning, many fighters and trainers are choosing to fatten themselves on cookies, candy and holiday alcohol.... Read More