About us


Axé Martial Arts and Fitness is a Martial Art Academy dedicated to promoting healthy living, fitness, a sense of community and over all fun! The word Axé, pronounced “Ashay”, means “positive energy” or “good vibe” and that’s exactly how we want you to feel when you walk in our doors.

We offer Martial Arts from all over the world by top quality trainers all under one roof. Our instructors are highly trained in their respective arts and will not only get you in shape but will get you to have fun while you doing it!

Axé Martial Arts and Fitness was founded in January 2011 by Mike Soltysiak. His goal was to create a gym were getting fit was a consequence of doing what you love. By learning Martial Arts not only are you challenging yourself physically but mentally as well. This challenge is what keeps you coming back and eventually what gets you in to shape. By consistently practicing to get that one cool move or trying to perfect that one form, your indirectly getting more fit!

Our doors are open to everyone. It doesn’t matter if you have never done a martial art or sport before in your life, we work with you from the ground up. 

Come in today for your free trial class!