Subscribe via RSS

News and Announcements

OKC Team Lovato MMA Dominate at Smoke & Guns 2016 Charity Event

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, May 02, 2016
*Pictured above: Jesse Sunderman (L) & Austin Shroyer (R) receiving their Smoke & Guns 2016 Champion Belts It's that time of year again for Smoke & Guns to host their annual MMA Charity Event fight of Policemen vs Firefighters in Tulsa, OK. Without a doubt Team Lova read more »

OKC Team Lovato MMA Represented at Smoke & Guns 2 Charity Event

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, April 25, 2015
Smoke & Guns is a non profit organization that holds an annual one night charity MMA & Boxing event that pits the best of Oklahoma's local heroes, firefighters & police officers, to battle in the cage to raise money for the Oklahoma Firefighters Burn Camp & Special Olympics Oklah read more »

OKC Muay Thai Students Earn New Promotions for January

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, January 31, 2015
Starting off the new year strong, Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts is proud to announce our newly promoted Hyena Muay Thai students with their new ranks. This group of individuals have been consistent in their training, always focused and working hard. N read more »

New Year Sign Up Special at Lovatos MMA in OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, January 03, 2015
A new year means a new set of goals! Whether those goals are to lose weight, enroll your child or children in martial arts, learn self defense, or just have fun in a proactive environment Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts has the tools to help you achieve each and eve read more »

OKC BJJ Instructor Earns the #3 Best Submission in MMA for 2014

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Wednesday, December 31, 2014
AXS TV Fights awarded Oklahoma City-based BJJ Blackbelt, Professor Raphael Lovato Jr. the #3 Best Submission of 2014 for his remarkable Pro MMA Debut performance at Legacy 35. Congrats Professor, everyone at Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA and Hyena Muay Thai are very proud of all your har read more »

OKC Muay Thai Students Triumphant at StriKing National Muay Thai Tournament

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, November 08, 2014
Team Lovato & Hyena Muay Thai had an incredible day with two of our students competing at the StriKing National Tournament in Muskogee, Oklahoma! Bobby Mayhew rocked his opponent with a knee to the body in the first round and went on to win his first match by decision. Bobby then proceeded t read more »

OKC BJJ Professor Lovato Jr. victorious in MMA debut

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Professor Rafael Lovato Jr. wins his Mixed Martial Arts debut with a head and arm choke in the first round! Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Hyena Muay Thai are proud of the work, dedication and warrior spirit which Lovato carries at all times. Thanks to all the students and fans read more »

Oklahoma City Muay Thai Students receive their next rank

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Saturday, August 23, 2014
Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts is proud our our newly promoted Hyena ( Muay Thai Students to Blue Shirt. These students in Oklahoma City put in the work and earned it. Great work Trey Swanagain, Kim Venice, Haru Ra, Marion Ra read more »

Team Lovato OKC Justin Rader Victorious in MMA Debut

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Thursday, May 01, 2014
Justin Rader wins his Mixed Martial Arts debut with a head and arm choke late in the first round! Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Hyena Muay Thai are proud of the work, dedication and warrior spirit which he carries at all times. Thanks to all the students and fans for comin read more »

UFC Muay Thai Coach Mark Beecher Teaching at Lovatos OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, January 13, 2014
World renown Muay Thai ( coach, Kru Mark "The Hyena" Beecher, is no stranger to Lovato's Mixed Martial Arts ( in OKC. Kru Mark actually began his martial arts training at Lovato's over 15 years ago and found his life passion in Muay  read more »

RSS Subscribe via RSS

Recent Posts


Evolucao Thai Edmond Outlook Legacy FC 62 Seaside Legacy 62 Xande Ribeiro MMA debut Midwest Submission Challenge ADCC Donation American National Championship Chris Holdsworth Atlanta Open Nick Diaz 2013 Zach Green Strength Houston Open Best dallas Pan Ams Kize Concepts Ceremony Blue OnTheMat 2016 NAGA KnockOut Promotions closed Jiu-Jitsu Magazine Rob Wood Youth The Fightworks Podcast Justin Rader No-Gi Tournament new year technique Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu Spectrum Award fitness Smoke & Guns Victor Estima 2015 Harrah Rome Harris Dallas Niles ORBJJ customer service Curitiba Open Nate Tyler Elerick SRJJA Oklahoma Daily charity Bricktown Brawl Omoplata Austin Adkins James Puopolo Ginastica Tornado Relief market disabled grappler Black Belt New York Oklahoma Wresting Academy Finland Best Submission Pro Division Shawnee American National United Way S7 Norman superfight Lovato's School of kimura Firelake Grand Casino Garland KOP 53 training Lovato Jiu Jitsu Association Dylan Nguyen Jared Hess Johannes Wieth Europe 2011 Metamoris Ribeiro Super Fight Samir Chantre Helsinki Edmond Mauricio Rua Brasileiro Zach Coffee 2014 St. Louis Herb Dean Ultimate Absolute NYC Maxbells Legacy FC Gracie Andrew Waldon Matt Jubera Vinny Magalhaes Zach Adamson Steve Maxwell Hotel Promotion Salem Kizer BJJ Academy Firelake Grand Arena Hurricane Shogun Eddie Saenz Adamson Mauricio Amado New York City, NYC Tulsa Lucas Leite UAE Jiu Jitsu Travis Serna Darragh O'Conaill Recovery iPhone martial arts Alexandre " Chute Boxe boxing Houston special Anti-Bullying Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu Oklahoma US Commerce Association Zebra WinStar World Casino & Restort F2W Pro 3 Legacy 54 F2W Pro 11 kickboxing Kettlebell Eddie Kone Bellator 181 Ultimate Fighting Championships Oregon Brian Picklo magazine Gerald Harris Braulio Estima Atlanta Hyena Muay Thai Christmas highlight Kayron Gracie texas European Open Josh Rosenthal Xtreme Fight Night Brown Lovato Jeff Glover Robert Bebout AXS TV SKBJJ grappling Instructor kids StriKing National Tournament health Fight To Win UFC Jesse Sunderman Amanda Graves ExciteFight MMA Legacy FC 46 Legacy banquet Tarsis Humphreys awards heartland Worlds Nick Foust Mixed Martial Arts Andre Dida TUF Brazil AXS TV Fights Gracie Mag Xande" 2012 Best Submission of 2014 King of the Cage World Jiu-Jitsu Expo judo James Head IBJJF Bellator Expanding Mark Beecher Testimonial Keenan Cornelius F2W Pro 35 Lightweight No Gi Champion Dominique Brooks Aaron McKenzie AGF City Beat News Inverted Triangle Nationals Ben Baxter world championships Shiloh Roberts Brazilian Nationals Rage In The Cage Kingdom Jiu Jitsu Johnny Hendricks Volunteer Top Ten Metro Invitational Moore submission wrestling RJJA Europa schedule Rafael Lovato Sr. Tulsa Hard Rock Pro MMA Legacy Fighting Championships Children John McCowen android charity event iTunes Team flexibility school MMA New Breed Reunion Ginastica Natural Tornado Phil Davis PMA Master & Senior Worlds 2017 The Criterion New York Open one-arm US Martial Arts Hall of Fame Abu Dhabi Pro The Ultimate Fighter Bobby Mayhew Bob Barry Jr. Muay Thai Oklahoma WinStar World Casino Torque No Gi World Championship Muskogee Pro MMA debut ADCC trials Annual Las Vegas Lovato's OKC testing Kickapoo Casino Robert Harper Austin, TX Cox Convention Center Luke Tirey Casino yoga Dallas Open Performance Martial Arts Pro Jiu Jitsu Team Lovato Instructional bjj competition Grappler's Quest Vinny Saenz Chris Savarese seminar Trigger KO Lovato Jiu Jitsu UAEJJF Strength & Conditioning Purple Rafael Lovato Jr. Belts Interview Mauricio Veio Jr Tanner Rice Video Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu flograppling Jiu-Jitsu Adamson Bros BJJ Jared Dopp Oklahoma City Forrest Griffin Rafael NY Pro Trials App F2W Pro 19 holiday Saulo Ribeiro Austin Shroyer Tryouts LJJA Fight


Children's Classes


Our new Warriors program is exclusively for kids and helps your child build self confidence while developing their physical and mental strength.

Learn more about our martial arts for kids. »

30 Day free trial


When I first walked in the doors of Lovato’s, I intended to learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and get in better shape. What I have actually received is so much more. I posses a confidence, comradeship, and pride that can only come from achieving something difficult. This success is the child of the L... read more
Douglas McPheron
High School Teacher