Lose weight, gain muscle,
build your self confidence.

2024 is the year to get in the best
shape of your life.

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we have classes for every goal & fitness level

build your strength & conditioning

train in mixed martial arts & Boxing

Lose weight & feel great

join a positive community

leave the ego at the door.

Welcome to Animo Boxing & MMA, the only gym of its kind in Maple Ridge, BC. 

A high energy, fun, and professional style martial arts class experience, get ready to exceed your goals and live your life on top.

No matter where you are currently: an athlete, new to training, a professional by day, stay-at-home-parent, or retiree – for an hour a day or more – you can step into the ring!

Brazilian jiu jutsu.
Womens Strength Training.
Youth classes.
Personal training.
HIIt classes.

start today!

live like a legend.

At Team Animo, we know what it’s like to challenge your edge. In our gym, we encourage you to go beyond your personal bests and overcome your limits in a supportive environment. We bridge the gap between mixed martial arts, fitness, and self empowerment. 


Build Confidence.
Lose body fat.
Strengthen your body + mind.
Get Healthy.
challenge yourself.
grow mentally + physically.
transform your life.



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Frequently Asked Questions!

YES! We offer many classes that are suitable for all fitness and experience levels. We also offer 30 minute Introductory Private sessions free of charge, and private hourly sessions HERE if you would like a one-on-one experience with a coach before starting group classes! Book your intro private HERE today!

A few classes we would recommend for a first timer are:


If you still aren’t sure, send us an email (info@animoboxing.com) and we will be happy to help you find the right fit!

For your first class, you won’t need to bring anything except for a water bottle (and a towel if you’d like!) We provide loaner boxing gloves, but if you have your own you’re welcome to bring them!

Once you’ve done your free trial class and are ready to sign up, we would suggest having the following equipment. All equipment mentioned is available to buy at ANIMO. Ask us for prices!

BOXING – Hand wraps, boxing gloves
If you would like to spar, a mouthguard is required. Headgear and boxing shoes are optional.
KICKBOXING & MUAY THAI – Hand wraps, boxing gloves, shin guards
BJJ – Rashguard or tight fitting clothing for NO-GI, Gi required for Gi classes. All youth BJJ classes require a Gi.
MMA – MMA Gloves
1. Select the # of classes you would like to attend per WEEK.
2. Choose either MONTH-TO-MONTH membership (no contract, 31 days written notice to cancel) OR ONE YEAR commitment (15% off the full price.) Both membership types can be placed on HOLD for up to 2 months per calendar year.
3. SIGN UP online, or by emailing info@animoboxing.com
YES, we offer a family/sibling discount, as well as a referral discount when you refer a friend who signs up for a monthly membership! 
First member – 5% off full price
Second member – 10% off
Third member – 15% off
Fourth member – 20% off

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Our Location:

#1 - 22935 Lougheed Hwy. Maple Ridge, BC. V2X 2W1