Headkicks MMA & Fitness Club proudly serving Lafayette since 2016

Headkicks MMA & Fitness Club has classes in Lafayette, perfect for kids, teen, and adult martial arts lessons.

Who we Are And why You Should Train Here

Since we’ve opened, we’ve been dedicated to changing the lives of people one person at a time, through martial arts, education and coaching. We strive to provide a safe, comfortable and welcoming atmosphere for all students and family members. We take pride in creating an environment for individuals to achieve, develop and succeed in their personal goals.

We strongly believe that martial arts can be for everyone, regardless of age, gender or experience levels. Throughout all of our programs, students will not only learn the necessary skill sets to protect themselves, we stand behind our realistic and practical approach, confident it will enable every member to achieve greatness and live their best life..

Get To Know Our World Class Instructors

About Us

Coach Aaron Phillips

Coach Aaron has lived in Lafayette, LA all his life and began training martial arts at 7 years old. He holds black Belt in Taekwondo. Upon starting high school at Lafayette High, he joined the wrestling team and competed for 4 years. After watching Forest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar fight on the Ultimate Fighter 1, he decided that is what he wanted to in the future, to fight in the UFC. At 17 he began training JiuJitsu, Boxing, and MMA. Attending the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, he competed on the Judo team for 2 years. After 10 amateur MMA fights, JiuJitsu tournaments and boxing matches, at the age of 20, Coach Aaron flew to Thailand to train in Muay Thai. After training for 5 weeks and winning his first Muay Thai fight by Knockout, Coach Aaron turned Professional in MMA. Coach Aaron would travel to Thailand 6 times for training, and go 2-0 in Pro Muay Thai. Coach Aaron has gotten to travel all over the world with MMA, including Thailand, Korea, AbuDhabi, and Las Vegas with the Ultimate Fight Championship. Coach Aaron and his wife Charity opened Headkicks Martial Arts on May 09 2016, followed by the birth of their son Hosea on May 24th 2016, and daughter Esther on September 10th 2018.