Jay Gray wins via 2nd round submission Sept. 7 at NFC 59!

Jay Gray won his 2nd MMA bout by 2nd round submission!

Also, pro fighter C.J. Hamilton lost a CLOSE controversial decision during the main event and now has a record of 3-1.  Just like the CHAMP that he is, he’s ready to move to the NEXT challenge and get back on the winning side!



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Contemporary Athletics Partners Up With CMA!

CONTEMPORARY ATHLETICS is a NEW gym in Hartwell that will, someday VERY SOON, be a household name here in northeast Georgia!  The husband and wife team of Ryan and Jennifer Haley have dedicated their lives to fitness and weight loss.  Together they make up CONTEMPORARY ATHLETICS!   Not only do they offer private training, but also group basic and advanced training as well.  We here at CMA know the value of their extensive knowledge and also have so much faith in their abilities, that CONTEMPORARY ATHLETICS will be the conditioning coaches/trainers of ALL the PROFESSIONAL FIGHTERS that come through CMA!  As of right now, they are preparing Ryan Peace for his return to the Muay Thai ring, and also undefeated MMA professional fighter C.J. Hamilton for his upcoming bout on Sept. 7!

Ryan Haley:

CrossFit Level 1 Trainer, USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Performance Coach

Jennifer Haley:

CrossFit Level 1 Trainer, USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Performance Coach


Ryan and Jennifer Haley have created a WORLD CLASS exercise program that not only will help the “average” person get into shape, but will keep PROFESSIONAL ATHLETES in PEAK CONDITION!

Beginner programs, as well as advanced programs are available.

FREE information session and demo workout Saturday, August 17 at 11:00am and Saturday, August 24 at 9:00am.  Space is limited to 8 people, so email and reserve your spot today!  info@contemporaryathletics.com

*Demo participants will receive a SPECIAL DISCOUNT on the “On Ramp” program and first month of regular classes!


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NEW CLASS! Junior Kickboxing Competition Team

You’ve asked for it, so HERE IT IS!  We now have a class SPECIFICALLY for our Junior Kickboxing Competition Team!  CMA black belt/pro Muay Thai fighter Ryan Peace will be the instructor!  EVERY Wednesday and Friday at 5pm STARTING August 7, 2013!  If you are interested in joining the Junior Kickboxing Competition Team, contact Mr. Chuck.

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