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Mac's Gym is very involved in the local martial arts community and students have the ability to compete around the country. Check back here for information on ways you can get involved whether it is a national tournament or just movie night at the gym.

  • Luke “The Chef” Lessei Muay Thai Seminar
    Luke “The Chef” Lessei Muay Thai Seminar
    Sat, Apr 20
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    Come to Mac's Gym to learn from the #5 ranked ONE Muay Thai featherweight, Luke "The Chef" Lessei
  • National TaeKwonDo Tournament
    National TaeKwonDo Tournament
    Sat, Sep 23
    Sep 23, 2023, 8:00 AM EDT
    Celebration, 1809 Celebration Blvd, Celebration, FL 34747, USA
  • Southeast K1 Championship Watch Party
    Southeast K1 Championship Watch Party
    Fri, Sep 15
    Sep 15, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    Chicago, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    Come support our very own Isai Marquez as he makes his SKC debut! There will be 14 bouts and 2 main card fights, so come enjoy a fun night of kickboxing. Pizza and snacks will be provided, but feel free to bring your own food to share.
  • Ariel Machado Kickboxing Seminar
    Ariel Machado Kickboxing Seminar
    Sat, Jun 11
    Jun 11, 2022, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
  • Henri Hooft Kickboxing Seminar
    Henri Hooft Kickboxing Seminar
    Sat, Mar 12
    Top Level MMA
    Mar 12, 2022, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM CST
    Top Level MMA, 7038 N Milwaukee Ave, Niles, IL 60714, USA
    Come hone your kickboxing skills with world-renowned trainer Henri Hooft! Henri Hooft has become perhaps the most sought after stand up, kickboxing, and Thai boxing trainer in the world. Champions under his tutelage include Tyrone Spong, Peter Aerts, Ernesto Hoost, & Remy Bonjasky. Get your ticket!
  • Christmas Party
    Christmas Party
    Fri, Dec 03
    Dec 03, 2021, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM CST
    O'Donnell's, 4500 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    Get into the holiday spirit with your gym family! Bring yourself and your favorite holiday dish to O'Donnell's, and leave the party to us.
  • Nathan Corbett Muay Thai Seminar
    Nathan Corbett Muay Thai Seminar
    Sat, Oct 02
    Oct 02, 2021, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM CDT
    Chicago, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    Learn some powerful striking techniques from an 11-Time Muay Thai World Champion. Nathan "Carnage" Corbett, also known as "the man with the golden elbows," is known for his devastating elbow strikes and for dominating the light-heavyweight, cruiser-weight, and heavy-weight divisions.
  • Taekwondo America National Tournament
    Taekwondo America National Tournament
    Fri, Sep 17
    Northern Kentucky Convention Center
    Sep 17, 2021, 12:30 PM EDT – Sep 18, 2021, 3:30 PM EDT
    Northern Kentucky Convention Center, 1 W Rivercenter Blvd, Covington, KY 41011, USA
    Here’s your chance to have a blast and test your Taekwondo skills! Taekwondo America students will travel from all over the country to compete in this National Tournament! And this opportunity only comes twice a year, so don’t miss out on the fun! Open to all belts and ages.
  • 48-Hour Private Lesson Sale
    48-Hour Private Lesson Sale
    Mon, Jul 12
    Mac's Gym - Private Lessons
    Jul 12, 2021, 8:00 AM CDT – Jul 14, 2021, 11:59 PM CDT
    Mac's Gym - Private Lessons, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    3 private lessons to be used at any time before January 14, 2022
  • 2021 TBA Classic
    2021 TBA Classic
    Wed, Jun 16
    Holiday Inn Des Moines
    Jun 16, 2021, 12:00 PM – Jun 20, 2021, 7:00 PM
    Holiday Inn Des Moines, 6111 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA 50321, USA
    Come test your skills at the largest amateur Muay Thai tournament in North America.
  • Master's Experience
    Master's Experience
    Fri, May 28
    Renaissance World Golf Village Resort
    May 28, 2021, 1:00 PM EDT – May 31, 2021, 1:00 PM EDT
    Renaissance World Golf Village Resort, 500 S Legacy Trail, St. Augustine, FL 32092, USA
    Open to Taekwondo America Black Belts, Master’s Experience is a weekend filled with fantastic workouts and seminars taught by Instructors from all over the country! Between the workouts and classes, relax and have a great time at the beach in beautiful St. Augustine, FL.
  • Parent's Night Out
    Parent's Night Out
    Sat, May 22
    Mac's Gym
    May 22, 2021, 5:00 PM – 10:30 PM CDT
    Mac's Gym, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    You deserve a night out (or time for those pesky errands). Meanwhile, your kids want to play and have fun. That's why we offer Parent's Night Out - a great time for all families. Drop off your kids at Mac's Gym, where they'll play games, learn some martial arts, watch movies, and more!
  • Women's Self Defense Seminar
    Women's Self Defense Seminar
    Sat, Apr 03
    Apr 03, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CDT
    Chicago, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    Prepare for the worst by learning from the best. With decades of experience in martial arts and a background in private security, Coach Mac will teach you everything you need to know to disarm assailants and keep yourself safe from attackers. Sign up today!
  • Taekwondo America Regional Tournament
    Taekwondo America Regional Tournament
    Sat, Mar 27
    Fishers Elite Martial Arts
    Mar 27, 2021, 9:00 AM EDT
    Fishers Elite Martial Arts, 13029 Parkside Dr, Fishers, IN 46038, USA
    Come test your Taekwondo skills at the Midwest Regional Tournament. Open to all ages and belts.
  • UFC Watch Party
    UFC Watch Party
    Sat, Mar 06
    Mac's Gym
    Mar 06, 2021, 7:00 PM CST
    Mac's Gym, 4780 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, USA
    Stop by the gym this Saturday to watch UFC 259 Blachowicz Vs. Adesanya while enjoying good food and even better people. This is a great time to get to know people at the gym and get involved with the martial arts family.
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