Matt "The Wizard" Hume
Known as "The Wizard" by
his fans and peers, is widely considered to be one of the
most well rounded and versatile MMA experts in the world.
Not only is Matt a world champion in Submission
wrestling, but also remains undefeated in the pay
per view Battlecade Extreme fighting championships. Matt
also remains undefeated in Kickboxing and Muay Thai,
where he was the North American champion before retiring
“The Wizard’s” accomplishments and skills are world renowned as a fighter, however, he is one of the most versatile and respected men in the martial arts business outside the ring as well. Matt is the owner and head instructor of the AMC martial arts center where he has trained more legitimate world champions in all forms of combat sports than any other place in the world. The Wizard’s resume shows his versatility as he may be the only man in the world to be successful in so many areas of the MMA business. Matt has served as a World class trainer, promoter, sanctioning body president and founder, major event referee, major event judge, major event rule director, major promotion director of talent development, major event director of affiliate promotions, major event matchmaker, pay per view television commentator, MMA journalist, MMA reporter and author.
Matt “The Wizard” Hume holds wins in Extreme fighting over formerly undefeated world Shooto champion Eric Paulson and formerly unbeaten Ultimate fighting champion Pat Militech. Matt also defeated formerly unbeaten Extreme fighting champion and Olympic gold medalist Kenny Monday by submission in only 45 seconds in the main event of the pay per view world submission wrestling championships "The Contenders". Matt’s impressive victory over Kenny Monday was witnessed by Sheik Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nayhan, who is a Prince and Son of Sultan Zayed of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Sheik Tahnoon was so impressed that he asked Matt to come to Abu Dhabi to teach him and his combat team. Matt accepted the offer and went Abu Dhabi. After Matt’s first visit and training sessions with Sheik Tahnoon, Sheik Tahnoon became inspired to start the Abu Dhabi submission wrestling championships where Matt would later compete along with his students. Matt remains unbeaten in submission wrestling including his matches in Abu Dhabi. Matt’s students have also had success in Abu Dhabi and won several world championships!
Trevor Jackson is the highest ranking
instructor personally trained by Matt Hume. Trevor
possess the expertise and attention to detail necessary
to be an AMC instructor. He is technically superior in
his ability to impart the technical aspects of Matt
Hume's AMC Pankration system to practitioners of all ages
and abilities. Patient, yet demanding, Trevor makes
learning easy and fun while challenging the AMC students
to constantly improve their knowledge and skill in all
AMC Instructor: Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson
The current UFC Flyweight Champion, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson shares the enthusiasm, skill and energy that made him a champion!
AMC Instructor: Brandon Dudley - Pic and info coming soon!
AMC Instructor: Greg "The Rage" Sage - Pic and info coming soon!
AMC Conditioning Instructor: Nika Kabiri -
Nika is a competitive fighter with years of experience in fitness and conditioning training. Her classes are inspired by a variety of fitness traditions and combine plyometric/ agility training, cardio work, core strengthening, over-all body conditioning, and yoga. No two classes are identical, which means your conditioning will never plateau and you will never be bored. All classes are designed to get you in overall excellent shape as well as to give you the conditioning necessary to excel on the mat or in the ring, whether you're at AMC to compete or just have fun.
Pro Fight Trainer - Brad Kertson - Pic and info coming soon!