Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 4PM-8PM Saturday-Sunday 11AM-1PM
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HBO commentator Larry Merchant and trainer owner of Checkmates Boxing Darren Checkmate Maciunski
For Any Questions Call or Text Owner and Trainer Darren "Checkmate" Maciunski's Cell (732) 300-4080
Train, Spar, & Get Into Shape
Instead of thinking about going to the gym and running endless miles on a treadmill, why not make fitness fun by incorporating self-defense? Whether you want to become a professional boxer or simply want to improve your athletic abilities, our MMA gym is right for you. Our classes offer upbeat workouts that challenge different muscle groups and keep your body guessing as you create a leaner physique. Get started today.
Gain the confidence you need in and out of the ring with the help of our professional boxing trainer at Checkmates Boxing and MMA Striking Skills. Visit our MMA gym in Toms River, New Jersey, for a variety of cardio, self-defense, and fitness classes.
Owner Darren 'Checkmate' Maciunski became a professional boxer when he was 19 and fought 28 professional fights at 30 years of age. He was a former International Boxing Counsel (IBC) champion. Today he trains anyone from pro to amateur boxers and those who are new to the sport through group and personal classes.
Checkmates Boxing and MMA Striking Skills is dedicated to Darren's father, who taught him how to throw punches and live life to the fullest on the inside and outside of the ring. Darren's best friend and father passed away on June 16, 2000.